Uchkurgan

Uchkurgan

 

a city (since 1969) under oblast jurisdiction and the administrative center of Uchkurgan Raion, Namangan Oblast, Uzbek SSR. Uchkurgan is located on the Naryn River in the Syr Darya Basin. The city has a railroad station on the Kokand-Namangan-Andizhan line; a 33-km spur runs from Uchkurgan to Tash-Kumyr. Industry includes a vegetable-oil extraction plant, a cotton-ginning plant, a brickyard, and a brewery for the production of beer and nonalcoholic beverages. The city has a technicum that prepares students for careers in economic planning and management.

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The saved resources are being directed for rehabilitation of the Uchkurgan power plant," Sapar Isakov said.
According to the message, the motor road checkpoints in Jartepa, Kushkent, Uchkurgan, Havstabad, Bekabad, Pap, Ravat, Gulbahor and a railroad checkpoint in Amuzang have resumed their operation.
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Half of hydropower plants in Kyrgyzstan could be rehabilitated from the money spent for rehabilitation of Uchkurgan hydropower plant, energy sector expert Nikolai Kravtsov said at the round table discussion on June 26 in Bishkek.
The representatives of the Border Services of Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan held a working meeting at the border crossing point Uchkurgan of Uzbekistan on August 11 to discuss conflict situations on the border, ways to prevent provocations actions on the part of border guards of both countries and joint efforts to prevent illegal border crossing by citizens of the two countries living in frontier areas.The decision was made to improve the joint security efforts along the Kyrgyz-Uzbek border and maintaining public order in frontier areas.