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Metropolis in Andhra Pradesh, India

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Visakhapatnam: Metropolis in Andhra Pradesh, India
Visakhapatnam, also known as Vizag, Viśākha or Waltair, is the largest and most populous metropolitan city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is between the Eastern Ghats and the coast of the Bay of Bengal. It is the third-largest city on the east coast of India after Kolkata and Chennai, and the fourth-largest in South India. It is one of the four smart cities of Andhra Pradesh selected under the Smart Cities Mission and is the headquarters of Visakhapatnam district. With an estimated output of $43.5 billion, it is the ninth-largest contributor to India's gross domestic product as of 2016.

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Andhra Train Accident: Drone footage from the site of train collision in Vizianagaram | Oneindia [Video]

Andhra Train Accident: Drone footage from the site of train collision in Vizianagaram | Oneindia

The tragic train accident in Andhra Pradesh’s Vizianagaram district has jolted the nation. The death toll has mounted to 11 and at least 50 people were injured in the tragic accident. One of the..

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Trains Collide in Visakhapatnam| Rayagada-Bound Train Collision Claims Lives| Oneindia News [Video]

Trains Collide in Visakhapatnam| Rayagada-Bound Train Collision Claims Lives| Oneindia News

Visakhapatnam Train Collision: Rayagada-bound train hits Palasa passenger, casualties feared. One coach derails, struck by goods train. Andhra Pradesh CM orders swift relief measures, ambulance..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:11Published

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A collision between two trains in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram has resulted in the cancellation of 33 trains and the rescheduling of six others. At least 13 people died and several were injured when..
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Andhra Pradesh: At least three killed, several hurt as passenger train derails after collision with another

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Indian government should step up efforts to repatriate eight ex-Naval officers from Qatar: Veteran's kin

The Indian Government should step up its efforts and bring back the eight Navy veterans who have been sentenced to death by a Qatari Court for alleged espionage, a relative of one of the eight former..
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Commander Sugunakar Pakala crossed equator twice on Navy's sole sail ship in 25-year career

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Cybercrook making Rs 3 crore a day from scams held in Mumbai

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