The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in the Tatar ASSR. Situated 40 km north of Al’met’evsk. Oil is extracted nearby. The settlement is named in honor of the poet M. Dzhalil’.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.