Firozpur


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Firozpur

(fərōz`pər) or

Ferozepore

(fərōz`pôr), city (1991 pop. 78,738), Punjab state, NW India, on the Sutlej River. It is a transportation hub and district administrative center, lying near the Pakistani border. Cotton and grain are traded, and there is some light manufacturing. The city, which also has three colleges, was founded by Firoz Shah Tughluk (reigned 1351–88), sultan of Delhi.
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I gave Azhar the salary slip and asked him to give it to the manager at Firozpur Jhirka, a village on the outskirts of Gurgaon.
The three martyrs were cremated in Hussainiwala village in Firozpur district.
Firozpur (Punjab), Sep 2 (ANI): Punjab Police baton-charged scores of sugar mill workers, who had gathered here on Thursday to stage a demonstration against non-payment of wages for two years during a function presided over by State Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal.
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People say that Chandigarh is a beautiful city and good tourism facilities are available here, so people from all over Punjab, Firozpur and even Delhi come to Chandigarh on every Saturday or Sunday to enjoy parties," said Lavneesh Arya, Owner of Mission Arabia.
And after that we will take one and a half year more to complete its finishing and other things," said R K Gupta, Divisional Railway Manager of Firozpur Division of Northern Railway.
Firozpur in Punjab is one such agrarian village waiting to be soaked in monsoon showers.
Firozpur (Punjab), Dec 30 (ANI) : Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have seized around 3.
Limited Height Subway On Jalandhar City Pathankot Section Of Firozpur Division
Delhi - Firozpur Intercity Express (Daily) Via Bathinda; Delhi Sarai Rohilla - Sikar Express (Bi-weekly) after gauge conversion; Delhi - Hoshiarpur Express (Weekly);
He also pointed out that according to the provisions of Punjab Reorganization Act 1966, the control of Ropar, Harike and Firozpur head works was to be transferred to B.
The woman had alleged that sub- inspector Om Prakash and constables Rakesh, alias Pehalwan, and Tek Chand, had abducted and raped her at the Firozpur Jhirka police station in Gurgaon on April 9, 2004.