Sitapur


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Sitapur

(sē`täpo͞or), town (1991 pop. 121,842), Uttar Pradesh state, N central India. The town is a market for grain, oilseed, and jute. The sugar and plywood industries are important. There is a hospital for eye disease. Sitapur is a district administrative center and is on the route of the Bareilly-Lucknow railroad. The town passed under British control in 1856.
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Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 8 (ANI): A nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her cousin in Tareenpur in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur district, police said.
Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], June 30 (ANI): A minor girl was allegedly raped by two men on June 26 in Rudin village of Sitapur district.
Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], June 11 (ANI): A nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man on Monday in district Sitapur's Sakran, police said.
Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Apr 10 (ANI): Three women have been arrested for beating a police PRD personnel at a district hospital in Sitapur, police said.
Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 26 (ANI): Sitapur District Magistrate has taken the Swacch Bharat mission to another level by issuing an order, asking all government employees to submit a picture of them posing in front of the toilet at their home.
Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India] May 17 (ANI): As stray dogs continue to create a menace in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur district, another minor was attacked by these feral animals here on Wednesday.
Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh), May 15 (ANI): Three men were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly gang-raping a 25-year-old woman, belonging to Rewsa in Uttar Pradesh.
Summary: Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 10 (ANI): As feral dogs continue to threaten innocent lives in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur, a team of four scientists from the Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) reached the district on Wednesday to probe the matter.