The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Melekess Raion, Ul’ianovsk Oblast, RSFSR, 13 km from the Dimitrov-grad railroad station. There is a carpet factory. Construction of a poultry house for raising broilers was begun in 1974.
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