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Palana

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of the Koriak National Okrug, Kamchatka Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the western coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, on the right bank of the Palana River, 8 km from the river’s influx into the Sea of Okhotsk. Population, 3,300 (1974). Palana has the fuel and food-processing industries and a museum of local lore.

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Project Description : Reconstruct, pave and reseal identified sections of Palana Road that is prone to deterioration due to poor drainage and rutting.
Another Pakistan Navy relief team visited Villages Banjar and Palana, Tehsil Alipuri of Shangla District and distributed relief goods amongst the people affected by the earthquake.
Around three women have been mauled to death in Palana village of the Lamgara block, which created panic among the villagers.
The aircraft lost radio contact with traffic control at 12:28 local time [00:28 GMT] on Wednesday shortly before it was due to land at an airfield in the village of Palana, about 990 kilometers north of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.
Rescuers have found nine bodies at the crash site," the spokesman said, adding that five injured people have been evacuated from the crash site, located 10 km (6 miles) from Palana locality in the north of Kamchatka,according to Russia's News Agency (RIA Novosti).
The plane made an emergency landing 10 kilometres from the Palana town in the north of the peninsula.
On the basis of the data from the Anticorruption Commission, mayor of municipality of Kriva Palana is wealthiest whose property is estimates at around 5, 4 million euro.
The seashore village of Palana West in Sri Lanka, which was almost destroyed by the tsunami that rocked the South Pacific in 2005, is up and running again.
On Boxing Day 2004, the village of Palana West was hit by the tsunami and many buildings were destroyed.
That is why I support the work the students and staff of Durham University are doing in Palana West.
Garvagh student Helen Armstrong is off to Sri Lanka with a group of fellow students to work on rebuilding a school in Palana West.
The oldest midden at Palana Beach yielded a radiocarbon determination of 7150 [+ or -] 135 b.