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Chitral


  • چھترار
  • چترال
Clockwise from top: view of Chitral valley and snowcapped peak of Tirich Mir, Chitral's Shahi Qilla, Shahi Mosque, Chitral Fort
Clockwise from top: view of Chitral valley and snowcapped peak of Tirich Mir, Chitral's Shahi Qilla, Shahi Mosque, Chitral Fort
Country Pakistan
Province Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
District Chitral District
Government
 • Body MNA
Area
 • Total 57 km2 (22 sq mi)
Elevation
1,493 m (4,898 ft)
Languages
 • Official Khowar
Time zone UTC+5 (PST)
PIN
1720 – 0xx

Chitral (Urdu: چترال, Khowar: چھترار ) is the capital of the Chitral District. It is on the western bank of the Chitral River. It has population of 20,000.

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