Bharuch


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Bharuch

(bəro͞o`chə, –rōch`), formerly

Broach,

city (1991 pop. 139,029), Gujarat state, W India, on the Gulf of Khambat. A port at the mouth of the Narmada River, Bharuch ships cotton, wheat, and timber and manufactures textiles, ink, and glass. Bharuch was an important Buddhist center in the 7th cent. Under the Rajput dynasty (750–1300), it was the chief port of W India.
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Summary: Bharuch (Gujarat) [India] August 4 (ANI): Three girls died and two were injured on Sunday after a wall collapsed here in Nadeda Village of Gujarat.
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Summary: Bharuch (Gujarat) [India], Aug 2 (ANI): A private school in Bharuch, Gujarat, apologised on Wednesday after angry parents confronted it for barring some of the girl students from entering classrooms for wearing `mehendi' (henna).
Summary: Bharuch (Gujarat) [India], May 3 (ANI): Three people died and two are admitted to the hospital after a gas leakage from a chemical waste recycling plant in Gujarat's Bharuch.
Summary: Bharuch (Gujarat) [India], December 9 (ANI): The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Saturday recovered demonetised currency of Rs 48.91 crores in 500 and 1000 denominations from Gujarat's Bharuch district.
Summary: Bharuch (Gujarat) [India] December 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the Congress Party opposes the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) just for the sake of opposing and is envious of them.