Sumsar

Sumsar

 

an urban-type settlement in Ala-Buka Raion, Osh Oblast, Kirghiz SSR. Located at the foot of the Chatkal Range, on a highway, 60 km northwest of the Namangan railroad station. Population, 6,100 (1975). Complex metal ores are mined in the area. A branch of the Osh Association of Local Arts and Crafts Enterprises is in Sumsar.

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In particular, dumps on the banks of the river Sumsar should be rehabilitated, from where the irrigation water goes to villages of Shekaftar and Sumsar, with a population of 6,500 people.
Kyrgyzstan will raise reclamation program for the uranium tailings site in the town of Mailuu-Suu, improvement of the situation in Kajisai, Minkush, Aktuz, Orlovka, Sumsar and Shikaftar.