Gardēz facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts - Homework Help
Gardēz
ګردېز
City
The Bala Hesar fortress in the center of Gardez City
The Bala Hesar fortress in the center of Gardez City
Location in Afghanistan
Country  Afghanistan
Province Paktia Province
Elevation 2,294 m (7,526 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 70,000
Time zone Afghanistan Standard Time (UTC+4:30)

Gardēz (Pashto: ګردېز, Persian: گردیز) is the capital of the Paktiā province of Afghanistan. There are about 70,000 people who live in the Province. Most of the people are Pashtun.

Images for kids


Gardēz Facts for Kids. Homework Help - Kiddle Encyclopedia.