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Bikaner

(bĭkənēr`), former native state, NW India. The state is now part of Rajasthan state. The region, almost entirely in the Thar desert, raises sheep and camels, spins and weaves wool, and mines coal. The city of Bikaner (1991 pop. 416,289), the capital of the former state, was founded in 1488. Manufactures include glass, pottery, shoes, chemicals, and electrical products. There are several beautiful 16th-century Rajput palaces and five colleges affiliated with the Univ. of Rajasthan.

Bikaner

a walled city in NW India, in Rajasthan: capital of the former state of Bikaner, on the edge of the Thar Desert. Pop.: 529 007 (2001)
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Address : Executive Engineer 16Th Division Ignp Bikaner, Executive Engineer, 16Th Division Ignp Campus, Bikaner, (Bikaner), Pin334003, Phone No.
Bikaner (Rajasthan) [India], Mar 15 ( ANI ): A Pakistani infiltrator was arrested by the Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday from the International Border (IB) in Rajasthan's Bikaner.
The Secunderabad-Bikaner weekly special train will leave Secunderabd on Wednesdays ie on July 7, 14, 21 and 28 at 2300 hrs and arrive in Bikaner at 1700 hrs on Fridays.
Holi celebrations of Bikaner come after the famous 'Lathmar Holi' festivities of Uttar Pradesh' Mathura city, where women playfully strike men with staves.
The festival began on Wednesday (December 30) at the Karni stadium named after Maharaja Karni Singh, an ace sportsman and champion marksman of the Bikaner royalty.
Address : Project Director Rsrdc Unit Bikaner, 24-A Nagnechiji Scheme Pawanpuri Bikaner, Bikaner, (Bikaner), Pin334001, Phone No.
Bikaner is famous for its big Havelis and the lip smacking crunchy-munchy snacks like Bhujia and Namkeen.
Address : Executive Engineerphed Pdr Iii Bikaner, Near Kirti Stambh, Stadium Bikaner, Bikaner, (Bikaner), Pin334001, Phone No.
Address : Pwd District Division Ii Bikaner, Pwd District Division-Ii, Pwd Kothi No-9, In Front Of Museum, Jaipur Road Bikaner, Bikaner, (Bikaner), Pin334001, Phone No.
Tenders are invited for Provn of special repair of bldg no p-01 of rapid at mil station bikaner under ge (n) bikaner
Tenders are invited for Outsourcing of services for manning and operation of ac plant and incinerator including connected work at mh at mil stn bikaner under ge north bikaner
Tenders are invited for E-tender for ofc construction work under nofn project in bikaner block of bikaner ssa