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Agartala

(əgŭr`tələ), city (1991 pop. 157,358), capital of Tripura state, NE India, near the Bangladesh border. A market town for rice, tea, jute, and oilseed, it is the commercial center of the region. There is an airport with connections to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Agartala

 

a city in northeastern India, administrative center of the state of Tripura. The population in 1961 was 54,900. Agartala is the commercial center of an agricultural district (rice, tea, jute, cotton, and mustard).

Agartala

a city in NE India, capital of the state of Tripura. Pop.: 189 327 (2001)
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Railway official told that with the completion of the trial on this part, the entire section of the rail-line connecting Agartala to Southernmost town of Sabroom from where Chittagong seaport of Bangladesh is just 72 Km away is commissioned.
According to the Northeast Frontier Railways (NFR), the train will halt at seven stations between Agartala and Guwahati and at 26 between Agartala and Bengaluru Cantonment station.
Agartala: The much-awaited Agartala-Anand Vihar Rajdhani Express was flagged off from here on Saturday by Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain.
Getting there: Agartala is well connected by air with Kolkata, Guwahati, Delhi and Chennai.
People travelling to Agartala from New Delhi normally take a connecting flight from Kolkata, which was inconvenient and time-consuming.
From bamboo shoot to chilli, you can get pickles of all types in the local bazaars of Agartala. Little colourful bottles of these pickles will make for ideal gifts for friends and family back home.
"On the basis of specific information, the RPF personnel arrested a tribal woman from the Agartala bound Deoghar Express along with five pistols, six loaded magazines, some Indian currencies, two mobile sets and an ATM card," said Assistant Commandant of RPF Abhay Kumar Singh.
Neermahal, at Melaghar, 53 km from Agartala, is what the princes tell you, half in amusement, is a 'folly'.
Summary: Badharghat (Agartala), [India], Feb 2 (ANI): Two youths were arrested along with bottles of contraband at the Agartala Railway Station on Friday, said Government Railway Police (GRP).
Summary: Agartala (Tripura) [India], Jan 22 (ANI): As many as 31 Rohingyas stranded near the India-Bangladesh border have been arrested by the Tripura BSF personnel in the last four days.