Shakhimardan

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Shakhimardan

 

a climatic health resort in the Uzbek SSR, 52 km from Fergana. Shakhimardan is situated at an elevation of 1,540–1,570 m. Summers are hot and dry (average July temperature, 22°C), and the winters are mild (average January temperature, –3°C); annual precipitation is approximately 350 mm. Sanatoriums treat patients suffering from tuberculosis.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Earlier, the heads of the two regions met in Shakhimardan town, where they discussed the creation of conditions for the recreation of foreigners in tourist areas.
Within the framework of the negotiations, two areas within the Fergana region of Uzbekistan, bordering the Batken province of Kyrgyzstan (Shakhimardan and Gaznov) were marked.
February The issues of Sokh enclave had been resolved only by early-February: the second round of talks between border authorities of the two countries took place, and the sides pledged to provide free passage through Sokh and Shakhimardan enclaves.
The enclave Shakhimardan of Uzbekistan lies on the territory of Kyrgyzstan.
Moreover, we have enclaves Shakhimardan and Sokh of Uzbekistan on our territory, as well as enclave Vorukh of Tajikistan,\" Roza Otunbaeva said.The President said the talks on Kyrgyz-Uzbek state border delimitation have been in progress since February 2000.
In addition to the Uzbek enclaves of Soh and Shakhimardan, as well as Kyrgyz Barak, questions on other sites such as Gavasay, a deposit of Gava in Alabuka area, Kerkidan in Aravan district of Osh region, and many others have not been fully resolved.
40 community leaders cam from Shakhimardan enclave to meet with 90 community leaders from Kadamjai.