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, 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.
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(also Jalandhar), a city in northwestern India in Punjab State between the Beas and Sutlej rivers. Population, 296,100 (1971). Situated on an important historical route to India from Asia Minor and Middle Asia, Jullundur is a trade and transportation center. It is the site of textile, leather, food-processing, and, metalworking industries. Sporting goods, toys, and handicrafts are also produced.

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For Jullundur Motor Agency (Delhi) Ltd, a Rs 386-crore auto spare parts trading company, the past four-five years have been a grind.
Thus, in an unprecedented event, when a group of Muslim women, along with Hindu and Sikh women, with faces unveiled sang welcome songs in honour of a big jatha of Sikh Satyagrahis during its march through the villages of Jullundur it became a story worth reporting in the daily Tribune, Lahore.
Master Tara Singh, President of Shiromani Akali Dal, vaguely expressed the areas of the proposed state; Giani Kartar Singh known as the brain of Akalis, asked for Sikhistan consisting of Lahore, Karnal, Simla, Montgomery and Lyallpur districts along with the Sikh areas whereas Sardar Baldev Singh, a minister in the Punjab provincial cabinet, suggested the areas of three divisions of Lahore, Jullundur and Ambala.
In the meeting with Ch Parvez Elahi in the Prime Minister's Secretariat, Islamabad Sahibzada Fazal Karim, Maulana Mohammad Qasim, Maulana Salimullah Khan, Mufti Muneebur Rahman, Maulana Qari Muhammad Hanif Jullundur, Maulana Abdul Maalik, Hafiz Ammar Yasir, Maulana Muhammad Younis Butt, Dr Saeed Mohammad Najafi, Maulana Aneesul Hasnain Khan and other ulema, Advisor to the Prime Minister for Industries Muhammad Basharat Raja, Federal Secretary Petroleum and Chairman OGRA were present.
The most important of these was the recent symposium organized by the Theological Association of India at Jullundur in Punjab, held at Bishop's House with Bishop Anil Couto formally inaugurating the deliberations of 50 very eminent scholars from congregations, colleges and seminaries across the country.
He was born a hundred years ago on 27 February 1912 at Jullundur, in the Punjabi plain, near Lahore in present day Pakistan, the eldest of four children.
Jullundur textiles exporter Tejpal Singh Hothi, laughed at the offerings as "idiotic".
After all, Durrell was born in Jullundur on the Tibetan-Indian border and was raised in a Tibetan Buddhist environment.
Daly was identified as the ringleader of the mutiny of the 1 st Battalion, the Connaught Rangers at Jullundur, India in late June 1920.
It took firemen from Jullundur, in the Indian state of Punjab, six hours to fight the fire.
The Soviet-made MiG-21 nose-dived into the building in the Basti Adda area of Jullundur, a witness said.
The Soviet-made MiG-21 nosedived into the two-storey building in the Basti Adda neighbourhood of Jullundur, witnesses said.