Buxar


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Buxar

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Baksr

(both: bəksär`), town (1991 pop. 55,660), Bihar state, E central India. A British victory at Buxar in 1764 assured British control of the Bengal area. In Hindu mythology, it is connected to the god Rama.
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The panorama passed before their eyes like a flash, save when the steam concealed it fitfully from the view; the travellers could scarcely discern the fort of Chupenie, twenty miles south-westward from Benares, the ancient stronghold of the rajahs of Behar; or Ghazipur and its famous rose-water factories; or the tomb of Lord Cornwallis, rising on the left bank of the Ganges; the fortified town of Buxar, or Patna, a large manufacturing and trading-place, where is held the principal opium market of India; or Monghir, a more than European town, for it is as English as Manchester or Birmingham, with its iron foundries, edgetool factories, and high chimneys puffing clouds of black smoke heavenward.
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The project falls in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal and major districts under its ambit are Varanasi, Ghazipur, Ballia, Buxar, Chhapra, Vaishali, Patna, Begusarai, Khagaria, Munger, Bhagalpur, Sahibganj, Murshidabad, Pakur, Hooghly and Kolkata.
Addressing rallies in Buxar and Siwan on the last day of campaigning for the third phase of polling in the state, Modi alleged that Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Congress president Sonia Gandhi along with a few other political parties were hatching a conspiracy to give away five per cent of the reservation meant for Dalits, OBCs and EBCs to a particular community.
The incident took place between Banahi and Raghunathpur railway stations in Buxar district of Bihar on Thursday evening, disrupting the movement of 12 trains for about three hours.
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Addressing election rallies at Buxar and Chapra in Bihar, Sonia said that the Modi government was trying to impose its ideals on the people unlike the Congress which had always strengthened the country's democracy and social fabric.
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2 with electrification at police line, buxar in the district of buxar
The chief minister's convoy came under attack attacked in the Nandar village of Buxar district when Kumar was returning after attending a meeting during his Vikas Smaiksha Yatra.
A Bahujan Samaj Party ( BSP) candidate from Buxar is contesting this time as Dadan Yadav, a surname he had not used in the past two general elections from the same constituency.