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Metropolis and state capital in Madhya Pradesh, India

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Bhopal: Metropolis and state capital in Madhya Pradesh, India
Bhopal is the capital city of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh and the administrative headquarters of both Bhopal district and Bhopal division. It is known as the City of Lakes for its various natural and artificial lakes and for being one of the greenest cities in India. It is the 16th largest city in India and 131st in the world. After formation of Madhya Pradesh, the state capital Bhopal was a part of the Sehore district. It was bifurcated in 1972 and a new district Bhopal was formed.

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Wheelchair cricket tournament in Indore on 'International Day of Disabled Persons' [Video]

Wheelchair cricket tournament in Indore on 'International Day of Disabled Persons'

On the occasion of International Day of Disabled Persons, a one-of-its-kind cricket tournament was held in Madhya Pradesh. A wheelchair cricket tournament was organised in Indore by state's Social..

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Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Victims protest, burn effigy of Dow Chemical CEO [Video]

Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Victims protest, burn effigy of Dow Chemical CEO

Victims and their families protested in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal on the 36th anniversary of Bhopal Gas Tragedy. They burnt effigy of Dow Chemical Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jim..

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MP CM suggests memorial for Bhopal gas tragedy victims on 36th anniversary [Video]

MP CM suggests memorial for Bhopal gas tragedy victims on 36th anniversary

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on December 03 attended 36th Bhopal Gas tragedy anniversary and paid tribute to the victims by observing a two-minute silence, and suggested that "we..

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BJP's Rameshwar Sharma urges public to call Idgah Hills as 'Guru Nanak Tekri' [Video]

BJP's Rameshwar Sharma urges public to call Idgah Hills as 'Guru Nanak Tekri'

Protem speaker of Madhya Pradesh Assembly and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rameshwar Sharma suggested Idgah Hills (in Bhopal) to be rename as 'Guru Nanak Tekri'. He said, "Idgah Hills (in..

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CM Shivraj Chouhan inaugurates 'Energy Swaraj Yatra' in Bhopal [Video]

CM Shivraj Chouhan inaugurates 'Energy Swaraj Yatra' in Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan inaugurated "Energy Swaraj Yatra" in the state capital Bhopal on Nov 26. While speaking to ANI, Chouhan said, "Solar energy is pure, sure and secure...

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CM Chouhan inaugurates 'Energy Swaraj Yatra' in Bhopal [Video]

CM Chouhan inaugurates 'Energy Swaraj Yatra' in Bhopal

Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan inaugurated 'Energy Swaraj Yatra' in Bhopal on November 26. While speaking to ANI, CM Chouhan said, "Solar energy is pure, sure and secure. Solar..

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Bhopal tea seller's son selected for IIT Kanpur [Video]

Bhopal tea seller's son selected for IIT Kanpur

In what can be seen as true example of 'where there's a will, there's a way', a tea seller's son from Bhopal has cracked the JEE Advanced 2020, and has been selected for IIT Kanpur. Anmol Ahirwar,..

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COVID-19: CM Shivraj Chouhan distributes masks in Bhopal [Video]

COVID-19: CM Shivraj Chouhan distributes masks in Bhopal

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan distributed masks in Bhopal and makes public wear them to raise awareness about COVID-19. He distributed masks in Abbas Nagar area. As of now, total active cases in..

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Bhopal's market crowded despite rising COVID cases [Video]

Bhopal's market crowded despite rising COVID cases

Huge crowd was seen shopping in Bhopal amid spike in COVID-19 cases. People were even seen without masks. Social distancing norms disappeared at jam-packed shopping hub. CM Chouhan had announced night..

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CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan holds first meeting of 'Cow Cabinet' in Bhopal [Video]

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan holds first meeting of 'Cow Cabinet' in Bhopal

Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan held the first meeting of 'Cow Cabinet' in Bhopal on November 22. Several officers attended the meeting. The state government has decided to form..

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CM Shivraj Singh celebrates 'Gopashtami' at his residence in Bhopal [Video]

CM Shivraj Singh celebrates 'Gopashtami' at his residence in Bhopal

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan celebrated 'Gopashtami' at his residence in Bhopal on November 22. He fed and pampered calf during the puja. 'Gopashtami' is a festival that is dedicated to Lord..

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COVID-19: 'Yamraj' and 'Chitragupt' spread awareness in Bhopal [Video]

COVID-19: 'Yamraj' and 'Chitragupt' spread awareness in Bhopal

Artists dressed up as 'Yamraj' and 'Chitragupt' spread awareness about the importance of wearing masks and maintaining social-distancing, in Bhopal's New Market under the district administration's..

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COVID-19 cases likely to rise in Indore: Nodal Officer [Video]

COVID-19 cases likely to rise in Indore: Nodal Officer

While speaking to ANI, Madhya Pradesh's Indore Nodal Officer, Amit Malakar on November 21 stated that COVID-19 positivity rate stands at nearly 8% in the district at 37,115 total cases, and they are..

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'Night curfew in 5 districts of MP from Nov 21,' announces CM Chouhan [Video]

'Night curfew in 5 districts of MP from Nov 21,' announces CM Chouhan

As the COVID-19 cases are increasing in five districts of Madhya Pradesh, state Chief Minister on November 20 announced that night curfew will be imposed in Indore, Bhopal, Gwalior, Vidisha, and Ratlam..

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