MBBS in Tajikistan

ABOUT TAJIKISTAN

Tajikistan officially the Republic of Tajikistan is a mountainous landlocked country in central Asia. It borders to Uzbekistan to west Kyrgyzstan to the north, and China to the east. Chital and Gilgit- Baltistan is separated from Tajikistan by the narrow wakhan corridor in the south. Most of Tajikistan ‘s population belongs to the  Persian-speaking Tajik ethnic group, Tajikistan became a constituent republic of the Soviet Union in the 20th century, known as the Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic ( Tajik SSR). Mountains cover more than 90% of the republic.

GEOGRAPHY

93% Percent of Tajikistan’s territory is mountainous, and the mountain glaciers are the source of its rivers. The republic is bounded by China in the east. Afghanistan to the south, and Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan to the west and north. The central Asian republic also includes the Gorno – Badakh Shan Autonomous region. Tajikistan is slightly larger than the state Illinois.

POPULATION

Tajikistan has a population of 8,734,951 (2016 est.) of which 70% are under the age of 30 and 35% are between the ages of 14 and 30. Tajik who speak Tajik (a dialect of Persian) are the main ethnic group, although there are sizeable minorities of Uzbeks and Russians, whose numbers are declining due to emigration.

CLIMATE

Tajikistan’s climate is continental, subtropical, and semiarid, with some desert areas. temperatures in that region still drop below freezing for more than 100 days a year Mid-altitude continental, hot summers (up to 45 degrees Celsius), cold winters (-15 degrees  Celsius), semi-arid to polar in the Pamir Mountains.

CURRENCY

Tajikistani somoni

1 Tajikistani Somoni equals 7.28 Indian Rupee

Language

Tajik (Official), Russian widely used in government and business.

 

CAPITAL (DUSHANBE)

ABOUT DUSHANBE

The city of Dushanbe is the capital of Tajikistan, This beautiful city is civilized in par with international developments by preserving the historical monuments and heritage
Dushanbe is a city which is directly connected to India and rest of the world via air root, People from all over the world are now choosing Dushanbe as one of the nice cities worth visiting

POPULATION

The capital and largest city of Tajikistan is Dushanbe, with a population of 750,000 and a population density of 6,000 people per square kilometer (16,000/sq. mi). This compares to a population density of 26,000 people per square mile in New York City

EMBASSY

SOMNATH GHOSH

AMBASSADOR OF INDIA TO THE REPUBLIC OF TAJIKISTAN

Indian Embassy in Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Public Information Officer: Mr. Midhun T.R.

Second Secretary (Head of Chancery)

Embassy of India, 45 Bukhoro Street, 734025 Dushanbe (Tajikistan)

Phone: +992 37 2212046

E-mail: hoc.dushanbe@mea.gov.in

Fax: +992 37 2510088