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Kapisa (کاپیسا)
Province
Country Afghanistan
Capital Mahmud-i-Raqi
 - coordinates
Area 1,842 km² (711 sq mi)
Population 364,900
Density 195 /km² (505 /sq mi)
Timezone UTC+4:30
Main language Persian
Pashto
Pashayi
Map of Afghanistan with Kapisa highlighted
Map of Afghanistan with Kapisa highlighted

Kapisa (Persian: /Pashto: کاپيسا) is one of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the north-east of the country. The capital is Mahmud-i-Raqi. There are about 364,900 people living in the province.

Kapisa province is 80 km north east of Kabul.

Districts

Kapisa districts
Districts of Kapisa.
Districts of Kapisa Province
District District Center Population Area Notes
Alasay
Hesa Awal Kohistan Created in 2005 within Kohistan District
Hesa Duwum Kohistan Created in 2005 within Kohistan District
Koh Band
Mahmud Raqi
Nijrab
Tagab

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