- a population of at least 25,000
- at least 4 subdistrict
- new district office to be at least 20 kilometer away from the district office of the parent district
- approval by the local government entities affected
As can be seen in the map, the area of the new district (in red) is very remote not just from the district Omkoi to which it belongs now, it is also about the most remote part seen from the center of the province. Yet even though it is so remote, Google Streetview was already there...