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Saharanpur

(səhä`rənpo͝or'), city (1991 pop. 374,945), Uttar Pradesh state, N central India. Once a summer resort of the MughalMughal
or Mogul
, Muslim empire in India, 1526–1857. The dynasty was founded by Babur, a Turkic chieftain who had his base in Afghanistan. Babur's invasion of India culminated in the battle of Panipat (1526) and the occupation of Delhi and Agra.
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 court, Saharanpur is now a district administrative center. A major road and rail junction, the city is an important agricultural market. Wood products are manufactured; there are railway workshops and cotton and sugar mills.

Saharanpur

 

a city in northeastern India, in the basin of the upper Ganges, in Uttar Pradesh. Population, 225,700 (1971). Saharanpur is a railroad junction and has railroad workshops. The food-processing industry is represented primarily by sugar refineries. The city also has wood-products, textile, and paper industries.

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He has been arrested by Saharanpur Police based on a loot case against him.
Saharanpur(Uttar Pradesh): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi blamed the Union government on Saturday for the violence in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur but was blocked from entering the town torn apart by caste clashes that has killed three people and injured scores.
THE CCTV footage examined by the Uttar Pradesh Police does not support the claim of its Delhi counterparts that Indian Mujahideen operative Ajaz Sheikh was arrested from the railway station in Saharanpur.
I request people to vote for our candidates here (Kairana, Saharanpur and Bijnor) so that we win with a huge margin," Priyanka told media after conducting a roadshow in Saharanpur.
Lucknow/New Delhi: The fresh caste violence in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh that left one youth dead sparked a political slugfest on Wednesday with BSP chief Mayawati putting the blame on the BJP government and a senior state minister accusing the opposition party of shedding crocodile tears.
BJP state president Laxmikant Bajpai has formed a six- member fact finding committee to visit Saharanpur on Monday and take stock of the situation.
Rahul and his sister Priyanka were expected to address three rallies jointly in Shamli, Bijnor and Saharanpur, along with Jyotiraditya Scindia who is in charge of Uttar Pradesh west.
"We have requested the Parkash Singh Badal- led Shiromani Akali Dal government to intervene into the matter to ensure justice to the victims of communal violence in Saharanpur," he said while addressing the media in Saharanpur.
Summary: Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 16 (ANI): Around 15-20 passengers in a Dehradun bound train were robbed of their belongings in Balia Kheri on Saturday, according to Railway authorities.
Construction of male/female toilets in rto office saharanpur.
Summary: Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh), [India] Feb 22 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Friday got two days custody of the two suspected Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists who were caught from Saharanpur on Thursday, said officials.Ee