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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A national seminar on "Progression of Bioethics in Medical and Biological Research" was organized by the Department of Zoology, Dev Samaj College for Women (DSCW), Firozpur City, on February 24, 2016.
Principal battles: Firozshah (near Firozpur) (1845); Gujrat (1849); Lucknow (1857); Magdala (1878).
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Summary: Faridkot (Punjab) [India], June 2 (ANI): A celebration was held as the historic long-distance train, Punjab Mail that currently runs from Firozpur to Mumbai completed 107 years.
Summary: Firozpur (Punjab) [India], May 29 (ANI): Two persons were arrested here for allegedly possessing one kilogram of heroin with a market value of Rs 5 crore, police said.
Summary: Firozpur (Punjab) [India], May 26 (ANI): Punjab police arrested two persons in Firozpur on Saturday and confiscated over 3.5 kilograms of heroin from their possession.
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Summary: Firozpur (Punjab) [India], Oct 29 (ANI): An operation party near the Border Out Post (BOP) in PunjabaACAOs Ferozepur Sector on Sunday arrested two Pakistani nationals, who were approaching the Indian side.