Bhavnagar


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Bhav·na·gar

 (bou-nŭg′ər, bäv-)
A city of western India on the Gulf of Khambhat south of Ahmadabad. It is a port and manufacturing center.
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Bhavnagar

(ˈbɑːvnəɡə)
n
(Placename) a port in W India, in S Gujarat. Pop: 510 958 (2001)
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Summary: Bhavnagar (Gujarat) [India], Dec 21 (ANI): Four people went missing following an explosion on board a boat at Piram Bet island in Gujarat's Bhavnagar district on Friday afternoon.
At least 26 people were killed and 12 injured when a truck they were traveling fell into a drain in Gujarat's Bhavnagar on Tuesday.
Mumbai, July 24 -- Thomas Cook (India) Ltd, India's largest integrated travel and travel related financial services company, launched two dedicated Foreign Exchange branches in Bhavnagar and Porbandar, Gujarat.
Summary: Bavayali (Gujarat) [India], May 19 (ANI): In a fatal accident on Saturday morning, 19 people have lost their lives and seven have been injured after a cement-laden truck in which they were travelling turned turtle on Bhavnagar-Ahmedabad highway, near Bavalyali village in Bhavnagar.
Summary: Bhavnagar (Gujarat) [India], April .1 (ANI): A 21-year-old Dalit man was allegedly murdered in Gujarat's Bhavnagar district for keeping a horse, but according to the Gujarat Police, they found no such evidence.
Pradeep's body has been shifted to Bhavnagar Civil Hospital for post-mortem, the police added.
Summary: Bhavnagar (Gujarat) [India] March 10 (ANI): Suspended Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Gujarat cadre Pradeep Sharma was sent to police remand over corruption charges on Saturday.