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Ghaziabad

(gä`zēäbäd'), city (1991 pop. 511,719), Uttar Pradesh state, N central India. Ghaziabad is an industrial city, with manufactures in railway coaches, diesel engines, electroplating, bicycles, tapestries, glassware, pottery, vegetable oil, paint and varnish, heavy chains, and typewriter ribbons. It is on the Delhi-Kanpur railroad, and many workers commute to New Delhi from there. The city was the scene of fighting during the Indian MutinyIndian Mutiny,
1857–58, revolt that began with Indian soldiers in the Bengal army of the British East India Company but developed into a widespread uprising against British rule in India. It is also known as the Sepoy Rebellion, sepoys being the native soldiers.
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THE ' Hindon Pakshi Vihar', a rich wetland of 77 bigha ( 45 acres) in the Hindon barrage area of Vasundhara, Ghaziabad, has been sold to private builders by the Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation.
Joshi slammed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh for quitting his Ghaziabad constituency and instead choosing to contest from Lucknow.
41 kilometer Metro line will be extended from Dilshad Garden to the New Bus Stand in Ghaziabad.
Addressing a news conference in Ghaziabad, Ramdev spoke of the support that his campaign has garnered from all senior BJP leaders.
There is no dearth of issues for the candidates in Ghaziabad, known as the crime capital of the north.
Ghaziabad is craving for development, and I am very excited and ready to work there," said Ilmi.
As far as Ghaziabad is concerned, we need an integrated development plan," said Singh.
Address : Office Of Sspos Ghaziabad Division Ghaziabad 201002
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Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 15 ( ANI ): Former Army chief and Union Minister (Retd) General Vijay Kumar Singh on Sunday briefed the media about a host of issues pertaining to the development related issues of his constituency.
Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party has coined a rhythmic slogan to counter candidates of the three rival parties in its bid to drive home the point that it alone is capable of giving a suitable representative to the people of Ghaziabad.