Khwao Sinarin District

Amphoe Khwao Sinarin ( Thai: อำเภอ เข วา สิ นรินทร์ ) is a district ( Amphoe - administrative district ) in the province of Surin. The Surin province is located in the northeast region of Thailand, the so-called Isaan.


Amphoe Khwao Sinarin borders the following districts (from north clockwise): Amphoe Chom Phra to, Sikhoraphum and Mueang Surin. All Amphoe located in the province of Surin.


Khwao Sinarin was on 15 July 1996, first as a small district ( King Amphoe ) was established by its territory was separated from Amphoe Mueang Surin.

On 15 May 2007, the Thai government had decided that all 81 King Amphoe to rise in the simple Amphoe status to unify the administration. With the publication in the Royal Gazette " Issue 124 chapter 46" of 24 August 2007, this decision officially entered into force.


Amphoe Khwao Sinarin is divided into five subdistricts (tambon ), which are further subdivided into 58 villages ( Muban ).

There are also five " Tambon Administrative Organizations" (TAO, องค์การ บริหาร ส่วน ตำบล - administrative organizations) in the district.