Kota Biharu

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Kota Biharu

 

a city and port in Malaysia, on the Malay Peninsula, in the delta of the Kelantan River; administrative center of the state of Kelantan. Population, 55,000 (1970). Railroad station. Kota Biharu has a sawmill; its cottage industries produce silver articles and batik cloth.

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