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Mathura: City in Uttar Pradesh, India
Mathura is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is located approximately 55 kilometres (34 mi) north of Agra, and 145 kilometres (90 mi) south-east of Delhi; about 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) from the town of Vrindavan, and 22 kilometres (14 mi) from Govardhan. It is the administrative centre of Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh. In ancient times, Mathura was an economic hub, located at the junction of important caravan routes. The 2011 Census of India estimated the population of Mathura at 441,894.

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UP Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma requests migrant workers to be patient [Video]

UP Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma requests migrant workers to be patient

At least 24 labourers were killed after truck they were travelling in, collided with another truck on May 16. Speaking on this incident, Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma requested..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:47Published

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