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A city of northern India east of Lucknow. It was founded c. 1400.


(Placename) a city in N India, in SE Uttar Pradesh: formerly an important Muslim garrison. Pop: 624 570 (2001)


(ˈgɔr əkˌpʊər, ˈgoʊr-)

a city in SE Uttar Pradesh, in N India. 505,566.
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Summary: Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 6 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) Railways and Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha on Saturday flagged off the special train 02571 Gorakhpur-Anand Vihar Terminal Humsafar Express here, which will now run everyday.
Summary: Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 19 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday took a dig at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath over the Gorakhpur hospital tragedy, saying that despite being five-time MP from Gorakhpur he did nothing for the hospital.
Tenders are invited for Supply of grit at departmental hot mix plant khorabar for renewal work of gorakhpur mahranjganj road (sh-81)
Tenders are invited for Widening and strengthening of road in 02 lane from gorakhpur deoria ballia 04 lane road to sardar nagar block.
Tenders are invited for Renovation of conference hall at dm residence gorakhpur