Ganganagar

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Ganganagar

(gŭng`gänəgər), city (1991 pop. 161,482), Rajasthan state, NW India, on the Bikaner canal system, a major new irrigation project in the desert region bordering Pakistan. It is a district administrative center and a market for grain, oilseed, vegetables, sheep, and cattle. Since the 1970s the city has expanded as an agricultural distribution center. Leather goods are made and sugar is refined in Ganganagar.
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Summary: Sriganganagar (Rajasthan) [India], June 24 (ANI): A 45-year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide in Thakri village in Rajasthan's Sriganganagar district on Sunday leaving behind a note apparently written by him in which he accuses Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot of not fulfilling its pre-poll promise of waiving bank loans.
He was soon taken to a nearby government hospital from where he was referred to Sriganganagar. He died while being taken to the other hospital.
Two balloons with words Pakistan and I Love' written on them were found inRajasthan's Sriganganagar district on Monday, according to local police of the area.
Earlier on Sunday, a balloon with the Pakistani flag tied to it was found in 19 BB village in the Padampur police station area of Sriganganagar district, which shares the international border with Pakistan.
THE ASHOK Gehlot government in Rajasthan on Tuesday defended the Sriganganagar police, accused of " selling" unidentified corpses to private medical colleges for experiments on cadavers.
The matter must be probed by an officer not below the rank of additional director- general." Dhariwal rejected the demand and said two additional superintendents of police of Sriganganagar had been directed to submit within three days a report on the disposal of unidentified bodies during the past 10 years.
Summary: Sriganganagar (Rajasthan) [India], Jun 6 (ANI): A child was delivered in train at Sriganganagar by railway medical team on Wednesday at about 2 pm.