Kacchi

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Kacchi (Balochistan)


Kacchi, which was also called Bolan, is situated at the distance of 175 km from Quetta on Quetta-Jacobabad Highway N65. It is a plain area in mountain ranges and also known as Kachhi Plain, which covers the Kachhi district, the Lasbela district, some of part of Sibi and Dera Bughti. The place has some historical importance as was a part of the Mehrgarh civilization, one of most important Neolithic sites. It is one of earlist sites having evidence of growing wheat and barly and forming cattles and goats in South Asia.

The Kharo Nala, the Bolan River and the Nari River are the main water reserves in this area and used for irrigation.

Kacchi Map