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Bhilai

 

(also Bhilainagar), a city in the state of Madhya Pradesh in central India. Part of the Durg-Bhilai urban district. Population, 204,800 (1967). Bhilai is one of the country’s major centers for ferrous metallurgy, which has grown with the construction of a metallurgical combine with a capacity of 2.5 million tons of steel a year. (This was constructed with Soviet aid.) The metallurgical industry is based on local deposits of iron and manganese ores, in addition to the bituminous coal of Korba and the valley of the Damodar River. In building the new city, Indian architects were influenced by the work of contemporary world architecture.

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Summary: Bhilai (Chhattisgarh) [India], Oct 10 (ANI): Vishnu Deo Sai, Minister of State for Steel, on Tuesday described the blast in Bhilai Steel Plant as 'unfortunate' and informed that an internal committee has been constituted to investigate the incident.
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Summary: Bhilai (Chhattisgarh) [India], Oct 10 (ANI): The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Bhilai Steel Plant has been removed and two other senior officials have been suspended a day after 11 people died and several others sustained injuries following a gas pipeline blast in the plant in Chhattisgarh's Durg district on Tuesday morning.
Summary: Bhilai (Chhattisgarh) [India], Oct 09 (ANI): At least 9 people died and 14 sustained injuries after a gas pipeline blast in Bhilai Steel Plant in Chhattisgarh's Durg district on Tuesday morning.
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], June 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated the modernised extension of Chhattisgarh's Bhilai Steel Plant.
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