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, city (1991 pop. 123,684), Mazandaran prov., N Iran. Manufactures include textiles and food products; a thermal power plant is there. It is a road and rail transport center. The city was formerly called Shahi.
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a city in northern Iran, in the ostan (province) of Mazanderan; situated in the northern foothills of the Elburz Mountains. Population, 42,000 (1975). Shahi is a highway junction, and it has a station on the Bandar-e Shah-Tehran railroad line. The city is a center of the textile industry; the production of cotton fabric and sacking is of particular importance. Other industrial activity includes food processing.

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In another incident near the city Mirpurkhas at Shahi Water, 12 years old Kanji Bheel, son of Photo Bheel, was bitten by snake while he was getting water from hand pump as a result his condition was deteriorated and he was brought to civil hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Senator Mir Kabeer Ahmed Muhammad Shahi stressed the need to review details of this service in Zardad District Kech, Balochistan.
Built in 1942, Shahi Mehman Khana opposite the Governor's House was earlier named after the then governor Sir George Cunningham.
Both Pandrani and Mengal tribes accepted the decision of tribal Jirga led by Senator Kabhir Muhamamd Shahi and skipped war against each other's tribes.
Also, along with portable ultra-sound machines, advanced blood sample examine machines have been installed for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)" Shahi told ANI.
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By flashing a mirror at violators, Shahi has been able to shame riders into reflecting on the thin line between life and death on New Delhi's notorious roads.
This wall is considered as a significant contributor to the beauty of the Shahi Qila.
During the stormy October 1971 General Assembly meeting on the question of representation of China at the UN , Ambassador Shahi and his American counterpart Bush were on the opposite sides.
Both Amit Arora and Govind Shahi will continue to report into Anuj Gandhi.
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