Chapra


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Chapra

(chä`prə), city (1991 pop. 136,877), Bihar state, NE India, on the Ghaghara River near its junction with the Ganges. It is a rail and road junction and an agricultural trade center. In the 18th cent. the European factories in the area were destroyed by floods. In the early 20th cent. the city was ravaged by plague. Chapra has four colleges affiliated with Bihar Univ.
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Party officials said both the leaders felt nauseous and vomited during the gruelling 80km chariot journey from Chapra to Patna marred by usual roadside address by Advani on a hot Tuesday.
Anna Hazare team has conducted survey in Chapra (Parliamentary constituency of Prasad), nearly 90 percent people are against Lalu," he added.
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The examinees -- Mukesh Kumar Rai from Nawada district and Rajiv Kumar Singh from Chapra -- were caught cheating through a smart watch that doubled as an Internet- enabled mobile phone.
Police said the attackers raided the home of Janata, from Maharajganj Umashankar Singh at Chapra town in northern Bihar's Saran district, went to the second floor and then randomly fired their weapons.
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Chapra (Bihar), Feb 4 (ANI): Five hardcore Maoists, including their self-styled commander, have been arrested at Chapra in Saran district of Bihar.
They have voted for him in large numbers whenever he has contested from the Chapra Lok Sabha seat.
Rahul Gandhi also addressed a public rally in Bihar's Chapra city to woo voters.