Raichur


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Raichur

(rī`cho͞or), city (1991 pop. 170,577), Karnataka state, S central India. It is a district administrative center and a market for sesame, sorghum, cotton, pulses, and chilies. Copper and iron mines are nearby. An inscription on the old fort at Raichur states that it was built in 1294. The area around the town was frequently a battleground in early Indian history.
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Summary: Raichur (Karnataka) [India], Aug 11 (ANI): Six persons, including a pregnant woman, who were stranded near Narayanpur Dam in Raichur district, were rescued by a Mi-17 helicopter, the Indian Air Force said on Sunday.
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Summary: Raichur (Karnataka) [India], June 26 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Wednesday held a meeting with officials before his 'village stay programme' in Raichur.
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Summary: Raichur (Karnataka) [India], May 06 (ANI): A man in Karnataka's Raichur has tattooed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's face on his back to show his support to the Prime Minister and the Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) during the ongoing election campaigning in the district.