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Rajkot

(räj`kōt), city (1991 pop. 654,490), Gujarat state, W central India, on the Aji River. Formerly the capital of the Rajkot princely state (to 1948) and Saurashtra state (1948–56), Rajkot is a district administrative headquarters and a commercial, industrial, and educational center. Textiles are the most important manufacture. Poultry and cattle are raised nearby.

Rajkot

 

a city in India, in the state of Gujarat, on the Kathia-war peninsula. Population, 300,000 (1971). A commercial and transportation center, Rajkot has textile and food-processing industries. Its colleges are part of Gujarat University.

Rajkot

a city in W India, in S Gujarat. Pop.: 966 642 (2001)
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The president of the Rajkot unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Dhansukh Bhanderi, said through social media pages they are providing information about their party and the development work undertaken by the government in the last five years.
Rajkot has completed 400 years, so around 200 photographs have been put on display here, which throw light on the history and culture of Rajkot.
The procession which took place in Rajkot on Tuesday for the wedding of Mrugeshkumariba, daughter of Mandhatasinh Jadeja from the erstwhile princely state of Rajkot, who would be marrying the former prince of Khimsar in Rajasthan, Dhananjay Singh on January 17.
Under this programme, eight schools of Rajkot city have been selected.
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Attn: Deputy Executive Engineer, Electric (R&B) Sub Division, Rajkot.
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Rajkot, May 29 (ANI): Zoo authorities in Rajkot have set up top-open enclosures for leopards.
Tenders are invited for Construction Of A Category- "B" Type Single Unit Residential Quarter For Guard @ Bhimsar Ganjiwada In Morbi Range Of Rajkot Division, Rajkot.
Rajkot (Gujarat), Mar 24 (ANI): Heat wave in Gujarat has badly affected normal life here making it very difficult for the general public to carry on with their work for livelihood.
Rajkot, Jan 12 (ANI): Foreign visitors, particularly from the USA, are impressed by the sheer simplicity of the Khadi, the home spun cotton cloth, while visiting Rajkot.
Tenders are invited for Repair And Renovation Of Central Excise Assessment Rang-Ii At Gpo Kothi Compound At Rajkot.

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