Jalandhar


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Jalandhar

or

Jullundur

(jŭl`əndər), city (1991 pop. 509,510), Punjab state, NW India. Jalandhar is located on the intensively irrigated plain between the Beas and Sutlej rivers. The city, which has major road and rail connections, is a market for agricultural products. Manufactures include textiles, leather goods, wood products, and sporting goods. Jalandhar was the capital of Punjab from India's independence (1947) until Chandigarh was built in 1953.

Jalandhar

a city in NW India, in central Punjab. Pop.: 701 223 (2001)
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When the train arrived at the Jalandhar City Station, she was arrested by the police.
The four accused students were arrested by the Jalandhar police on Sunday.
The project covers Jalandhar and Kapurthala Districts of Punjab.
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Jalandhar came under curfew Sunday night following the first burst of violence.
Another person was killed when police opened fire at Jalandhar railway station, the report said.
I have to return the money," says a Jalandhar native who didn't want to be named.
Labour councillors Harjinder Singh Sehmi, Malkiat Singh Auluck, and Bally Singh also have family connections to the Doaba region of the Punjab, where the industrial city of Jalandhar sits.
New Delhi, Mar 4 ( ANI ): The Lok Sabha today condoled the death of eleven school children in a road accident in Punjab's Jalandhar district.
Emergency workers searched through the debris of the four-storey building that fell down at about midnight on Sunday in the town of Jalandhar in Punjab state.
Tenders are invited for A/R & M/O to BSNL Buildings in Jalandhar SSA for the year 2015-16 (SH:Cleaning of underground and overhead water storage tanks in BSNL Buildings & Staff Quarters under BSNL Civil Sub Division-II, Jalandhar except in Nawanshahar SDCA and MTS Nagar Compound Jalandhar).
Overall, the business as compared to the last year is better," Manish Mahajan, secretary of the Sports Goods Manufacturers & Exporters Association, Jalandhar, told M AIL T ODAY .