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Shimla

(shĭm`lə), formerly

Simla,

town (1991 pop. 110,360), capital of Himachal PradeshHimachal Pradesh
, state (2001 provisional pop. 6,077,248), 21,629 sq mi (56,019 sq km), NW India, in the W Himalayas, bordered by the Tibet region of China on the east. Shimla is the capital.
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 state, NW India. It is situated on a forested ridge (c.7,100 ft/2,165 m high) in the W Himalayas. Shimla is a summer resort and a large market for potatoes; an airport is nearby. There is handloom weaving, brewing, and some light manufacturing. The town is the seat of Hamachal Univ.
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Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Mar 07 ( ANI ): The Shimla Police on Wednesday booked veteran actor Jeetendra after his cousin lodged a complaint accusing him of sexual assault.
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Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Nov 30 ( ANI ): Deputy Commissioner of Shimla Rohan Chand Thakur wrote to his counterparts in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh to issue advisories to people in their respective districts regarding visiting Shimla during snow.
The brutal gang rape and murder of a school girl at Kotkhai in Shimla in July created a huge uproar in the state.
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