Bijapur


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Bijapur

(bɪˈdʒɑːpʊə)
n
(Placename) an ancient city in W India, in N Mysore: capital of a former kingdom, which fell at the end of the 17th century: cotton. Pop: 245 946 (2001)
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Summary: Bijapur (Chhattisgarh) [India] Aug 30 (ANI): A District Reserve Guard (DRG) jawan was injured in an IED blast by Naxals in Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh on Friday.
In a later gun battle with the rebels, two CRPF troopers were injured in Pamed in Bijapur district.
Earlier on Tuesday, Naxals torched a bus after asking its passengers to get down in the state's Bijapur district.
A group of rebels fired on the vehicle and also triggered a blast of an improvised explosive device planted on the road in Chhattisgarh state's Bijapur district, said police superintendent Mohit Garg.
Raipur: Three police personnel and two Maoists were killed in a gun-battle between security personnel and ultras in dense forests of Chhattisgarh state's Bijapur district on Sunday, police said.
The picture on the cover of this book, dominated by a Sufi saint with Adil Shah II in the background, aptly summarizes the intense importance of Sufism in unravelling the splendour of the art of Bijapur. The author traces the development of Bijapuri art between 1565 and 1635, the high point of the kingdom's artistic output.
Summary: Bijapur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Aug 9 (ANI): Fifteen villagers, who were stranded at Gudra nullah in Bijapur district owing to torrential rainfall, were rescued by security forces.
Summary: Bijapur (Chhattisgarh) [India], July 30 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh government is leaving no stone unturned in facilitating tribals living in Naxal-affected Bijapur district here.