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Barddhaman

(bär`dəmən, bûr`–), formerly

Burdwan

(bərdwän`), city (1991 pop. 245,079), West Bengal state, E central India. It has industries in hosiery and tools, but is best known for its 108 linga (phallic) temples dedicated to Shiva. Barddhaman is a district administrative center, a communications center, and the seat of a major university. A hydroelectric project on the nearby Damodar River has aided the city's growth.
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Summary: Patna (Bihar) [India], June 9 (ANI): In an incident of hate crime, passengers on-board a Patna-bound bus on Saturday alleged that they were beaten up by a group men over their regional identity in Bardhaman district of West Bengal.
Summary: Mughalsarai (Uttar Pradesh) [India], June 28 (ANI): Ten Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers on Wednesday went missing from a special army train between Bardhaman and Dhanbad railway stations.
Summary: Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], June 25 (ANI): Condemning the attack on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP George Baker in West Bengal's Bardhaman's, the saffron party on Sunday said the state has been converted into a land of hoodlums under the Trinamool Congress (TMC) Government.
Bardhaman (West Bengal), Oct.27 (ANI): Student activists of the Trinamool Congress on Wednesday got engaged into a clash with the students union of the ruling Communist Party of India(Marxist) in Bardhaman district of West Bengal.