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A state of north-central India west of New Delhi. Formerly part of East Punjab, Haryana was made a separate state in 1966. Chandigarh is the capital.


(Placename) a state of NE India, formed in 1966 from the Hindi-speaking parts of the state of Punjab. Capital: Chandigarh (shared with Punjab). Pop: 21 082 989 (2001 est). Area: 44 506 sq km (17 182 sq miles)


or Ha•ri•a•na

(ˌhʌr iˈɑ nə)

a state in NW India, formed in 1966 from the S part of Punjab. 16,463,648; 17,074 sq. mi. (44,222 sq. km). Cap. (shared with Punjab): Chandigarh.
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Khattar has no moral or ideological right to be on the post of CM of Haryana as he belongs to Pakistan and came to India during partition in 1947.
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Khattar, a first time lawmaker elected from Karnal, was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki at HUDA ground of Panchkula, which is a satellite town of the state capital Chandigarh.
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New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay were taken into police custody Wednesday after a CBI court convicted them in a recruitment scam involving JBT (junior basic training) teachers.
Present study attempts to find out the promising agro-processing industries in Haryana vis-a-vis other states.
In a brief interaction with the media on the sidelines of a public function, Deshmukh said, "I am also writing to the Haryana chief minister in this regard and would request him to take all measures to protect the Maharashtrian families in Haryana state.
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Khattar later called on Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki to formally stake claim to form the new government.
The Haryana legislative assembly election will be held to select 90 legislators as its term ends on October 27.

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