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Saharanpur

(səhä`rənpo͝or'), city (1991 pop. 374,945), Uttar Pradesh state, N central India. Once a summer resort of the MughalMughal
or Mogul
, Muslim empire in India, 1526–1857. The dynasty was founded by Babur, a Turkic chieftain who had his base in Afghanistan. Babur's invasion of India culminated in the battle of Panipat (1526) and the occupation of Delhi and Agra.
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 court, Saharanpur is now a district administrative center. A major road and rail junction, the city is an important agricultural market. Wood products are manufactured; there are railway workshops and cotton and sugar mills.

Saharanpur

 

a city in northeastern India, in the basin of the upper Ganges, in Uttar Pradesh. Population, 225,700 (1971). Saharanpur is a railroad junction and has railroad workshops. The food-processing industry is represented primarily by sugar refineries. The city also has wood-products, textile, and paper industries.

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Additional director general ( law & order) Daljeet Singh Chaudhary, who was in Saharanpur when the incident occurred, said: " Our target is to maintain communal harmony in western UP.
Violence erupted in Saharanpur on Saturday morning after two groups reportedly clashed over a patch of disputed land close to the city's railway station, after which curfew was imposed all over the city.
occidentalis is widely prevalent in the entire district of Saharanpur and is called "panwad' and 'kasondi'.
THE CCTV footage examined by the Uttar Pradesh Police does not support the claim of its Delhi counterparts that Indian Mujahideen operative Ajaz Sheikh was arrested from the railway station in Saharanpur.
Three persons were killed while more than three dozen others injured when two communities clashed for several hours over a land dispute in Saharanpur.
On Saturday morning violent clashes had erupted in Saharanpur amongst two groups who reportedly clashed over a patch of disputed land close to the city's railway station.
THE Saharanpur police have arrested five persons, including Moharram Ali Pappu from Qutubsher area, for their involvement in riots in the city on Saturday.
Jammu, July 28 ( ANI ): Members of Jammu and Kashmir Sikh council staged a protest here on Monday over the Saharanpur violence.
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However, BJP MP from Saharanpur Raghav Lakhan Pal said whatever happened in Saharanpur was the handiwork of Congress leader Imran Masood.
Saharanpur, July 28 ( ANI ): The two day long curfew in Saharanpur has been lifted for a few hours in selected areas of city to let the people stock up on essential items.