Location, Area & Topography

District Umerkot of Sindh Province is bounded on the north by Sanghar district, on the west by Mirpurkhas, on the south and east by Tharparkar district. Total Area of the district is 5,608 Sq.km. The district has irrigated area in the west and north, and the desert area in the east and south. The fusion of these two features is visible towards south at Umerkot. There are sand dunes covered by thorny bushes spreading towards east. The ridges are irregular and parallel. Towards west is the alluvial plains with vast stretches of vegetation.