Konar Province west of Asadabad, side valleys between Konar and Pech rivers; Nangarhar Province, Dara-I-Nur and Kuz Konar districts.
6a (Vigorous). Statutory language of national identity (2004, Constitution, Article 16(2)).
Kandak, Shemul, Aret, Shumasht, and Kordar villages belong to the Chugani people; Chalas and Kurangal are separate. Muslim (Sunni).