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Cutch:

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 Kutch,
or Cutch
, district (1991 pop. 1,252,507), 17,000 sq mi (44,030 sq km), Gujarat state, W India, bounded on the N by Pakistan. It is largely barren except for a fertile band along the Gulf of Kachchh in the Arabian Sea.
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cutch:

see catechucatechu
or cutch,
extract from the heartwood of Acacia catechu, a leguminous tree of the pulse family, native to India and Myanmar. Catechu is a fast brown dye used for various shades of brown and olive, including the familiar khaki, and also in tanning.
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cutch

[kəch]
(materials)
Tannin extracted from mangrove bark.

Kutch

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1. a former state of W India, on the Gulf of Kutch (an inlet of the Arabian Sea): part of Gujarat state since 1960
2. Rann of. an extensive salt waste in W central India, and S Pakistan: consists of the Great Rann in the north and the Little Rann in the southeast; seasonal alternation between marsh and desert; some saltworks. In 1968 an international tribunal awarded about 10 per cent of the border area to Pakistan. Area: 23 000 sq. km (9000 sq. miles)
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The women formed groups comprising 10 to 15 members and raided at least 20 country liquor manufacturing units in Mundra, Nakhtrana and Bhuj towns in Kutch district.
With Gujarat, I mean Saurashtra and Kutch district. These places will receive heavy rainfall and wind speed, which will be around 100 km/hr, especially on June 13."
When Gujarat was struck by an earthquake in 2001, Khattar toiled hard in the Kutch district.
On March 4, the second drone was shot down in the Bikaner sector of Rajasthan, while the first drone was shot down on the morning of February 26 after it intruded Indian air space in Kutch district of Gujarat.
A DIVISION bench of the Gujarat High Court on Monday ordered the suspension of all commercial and developmental activity within the Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone ( APSEZ) in Kutch district's Mundra.
Sharma, a 1984 batch IAS officer, is facing six criminal cases, including a case for alleged irregularity in land allotment to private firms in Kutch district in 2008.
On Monday, the second drone was shot down in the Bikaner sector of Rajasthan, while the first drone was shot down on the morning of February 26 after it intruded Indian air space in Kutch district of Gujarat.
The nation will want to know what was said there and what is said here in Bhuj," the Gujarat Chief Minister told a gathering of youth at Bhuj in Kutch district.
Tenders are invited for Fixing yearly unit rate for DTH Tube well by DTH Drilling Rig Various Villages in Kutch District of Gujarat State
GUJARAT Chief Minister Narendra Modi called up his Punjab counterpart Parkash Singh Badal on Monday and assured him that his government was committed to ensuring that no injustice happens to the Sikh farmers settled in Kutch district.
Earlier on February 26 morning, a drone was shot down after it intruded Indian air space in Kutch district of Gujarat.
A majority of them had sold their ancestral land to buy large chunks of land in Kutch district as land was cheaper in Gujarat at the time.