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(mə'sələpŭt`nəm), or


(bŭn`dər), city (1991 pop. 159,110), Andhra Pradesh state, E central India, a port on the Bay of Bengal. In the 17th cent. it was a center of French, British, and Dutch trade. It has a carpet-weaving industry; other products include rice, oilseed, and scientific instruments. The town is a district administrative headquarters, a railroad terminus, and an educational center.
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Summary: Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) [India], October 28 (ANI): Fire broke out in the engine of Machilipatnam express on Friday night but was immediately doused.
Tenders are invited for Providing Maintenance, Security And Catering Services For Bel Guest House At Machilipatnam For A Period Of Two Years
The report said that the cyclone is centred around 1100 kilomters east-southeast of Machilipatnam.
Tenders are invited for Running Of Industrial Canteen At Factory Of Bharat Electronics Limited Machilipatnam
Presently, the cyclonic storm with wind speeds of 80-90 kilometers per hour, is centered close to south-west of Machilipatnam, and is moving in a west-southwest direction.
3,7&8 and maintenance of structures (repairs to soil testing laboratory, Repairs to cattle market ramp, Water tubs and pipe line) in market yard, Machilipatnam of a.
Machilipatnam Nov 22, ( ANI ): Cyclone Helen made its expected landfall in coastal Andhra Pradesh on Friday.
This crown designed by Vemmudi Bangaru Jewellers (VBJ) will be gracing the presiding deity of Lord Ayappa at a temple located at Machilipatnam, a minor port city of Andhra Pradesh.
50 E, about 230 km southeast of Machilipatnam and about 270 km northeast of Chennai.
Tenders are invited for Engage of computer operator in machilipatnam municipality on contract basis.