The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Zafarabad Raion, Leninabad Oblast, Tadzhik SSR. It is located in the Golodnaia Steppe, 15 km from the Khavast railroad junction. Pakhtakoron has a cotton-growing sovkhoz.
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