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or Ah·me·da·bad  (ä′mə-də-bäd′)
A city of northwest India north of Mumbai. Founded in 1411 as the capital of a Gujarat kingdom, it is a commercial and cultural center with many outstanding mosques, temples, and tombs.


(ˈɑːmədəˌbɑːd) or


(Placename) a city in W India, in Gujarat: famous for its mosque. Pop: 3 515 361 (2001)


or Ah•mad•a•bad

(ˌɑ məd ɑˈbɑd)

a city in E Gujarat state, in W India, N of Bombay. 2,954,526.
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Union Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley along with other leaders addresses a press conference regarding the forthcoming state elections, in Amedabad on Saturday.
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Address : Additional Director Cghs (Ahmedabad), 2Nd Floor,S R House ,Opp Bata Showroom,Ashram Road Amedabad Ph.