Almaty territory expanded by 23.2 thousand hectares
Astana. April 18. KazTAG - The territory of Almaty has been expanded by 23.2 thousand hectares. An appropriate decree dated April 16 2014 was signed by Kazakhstani President Nursultan Nazarbayev.
"I order to change the borders of Almaty and include some territories of Almaty region 23 200 hectares large into the city territory, including 604.6 hectares in Ilidistrict, 16 069.7 hectares in Karasai district and 6525.7 hectares in Talgar district," reads the decree.
The decree comes into force after its first official publication.