Chota Nagpur


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Chota Nagpur

(ˈtʃəʊtə ˈnɑːɡpʊə)
n
(Placename) a plateau in E India, mainly in Jharkhand state since 2000: forested, with rich mineral resources and much heavy industry; produces chiefly lac (world's leading supplier), coal (half India's total output), and mica
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Tenders Are Invited For Annual Maintainance And Repairs To Padoli Chota Nagpur Tirwanja Tirwanja (Mokasa) Mdr- 40 Road Km.
The Chota Nagpur Plateau adjoining Deccan plateau in eastern India covering Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar and Chhattisgarh cover an area of 65,000 square km having an average height of 620 meters.
In this joint operation from Lohardagha under 'Kisko Thana', from a jungle near Bulbul, we found a training camp and we have captured a Maoist called Bal Krishan Kherwal," said Sampat Meena, Deputy Inspector General, South Chota Nagpur.