Firozpur

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Firozpur

(fərōz`pər) or

Ferozepore

(fərōz`pôr), city (1991 pop. 78,738), Punjab state, NW India, on the Sutlej River. It is a transportation hub and district administrative center, lying near the Pakistani border. Cotton and grain are traded, and there is some light manufacturing. The city, which also has three colleges, was founded by Firoz Shah Tughluk (reigned 1351–88), sultan of Delhi.
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Summary: Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Apr 20 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday announced the names of its candidates for the Ferozepur and Bathinda Lok Sabha seats.
LAHORE -- Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Monday urged the Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO) to resolve the issues of tripping and low voltage at Ferozepur Road Industrial Area.
Summary: Ferozepur (Punjab) [India] Feb 20 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday gunned down a Pakistani smuggler and recovered 10 kilogram of heroin from his possession in Punjab's Ferozepur sector.
The Race will be held according to the fallowing Programme:- According to handout issued here on Monday, the Race will start at 06.00 AM from Punjab Stadium , Ferozepur Road, Lahore and Proceed to Ferozepur Road- Kalma Chowk- Ittefaq Bridge- Qainchi toward Walton Road- Girja Chowk- Upper Mall Road- Fortress Stadium- Canal toward FC college -Ferozepur Road and will terminate at the originating point i.e Punjab Stadium Lahore.