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Chapra

(chä`prə), city (1991 pop. 136,877), Bihar state, NE India, on the Ghaghara River near its junction with the Ganges. It is a rail and road junction and an agricultural trade center. In the 18th cent. the European factories in the area were destroyed by floods. In the early 20th cent. the city was ravaged by plague. Chapra has four colleges affiliated with Bihar Univ.
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Citing injustice and financial crises as two of the most serious problems facing mankind today, Chapra aims to answer the question: What can be done to not only minimize the frequency and severity of the crises but also make the financial system more equitable?
Chapra confers an award to Sherjil Ibrahim, who completed an MBA with best marks.
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The lunches at the school in Chapra were supplied under India's Mid Day Meal Scheme, the world's largest school feeding programme, involving 120 million children.
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Dr Umer Chapra from Kingdom of Saudia Arabia, Mufti Irshad and Faizan Ahmed Memon from local Islamic bank.
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