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Kochi: Metropolis in Kerala, India
Kochi, formerly known in English as Cochin, is a major port city on the Malabar Coast of India bordering the Laccadive Sea, which is a part of the Arabian Sea. It is part of the district of Ernakulam in the state of Kerala and is often referred to as Ernakulam. Kochi is the most densely populated city in Kerala. As of 2011, it has a corporation limit population of 677,381 within an area of 94.88 km2 and a total urban population of more than of 2.1 million within an area of 440 km2, making it the largest and the most populous metropolitan area in Kerala. Kochi city is also part of the Greater Cochin region and is classified as a Tier-II city by the Government of India. The civic body that governs the city is the Kochi Municipal Corporation, which was constituted in the year 1967, and the statutory bodies that oversee its development are the Greater Cochin Development Authority (GCDA) and the Goshree Islands Development Authority (GIDA).

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Miss Kerala 2019 Ansi Kabeer & runner up Anjana Shajan die in car accident in Kochi | Oneindia News [Video]

Miss Kerala 2019 Ansi Kabeer & runner up Anjana Shajan die in car accident in Kochi | Oneindia News

Today, Miss Kerala 2019 and the Miss Kerala 2019 runner-up died in a car accident on the Vyttila-Palarivattom Bypass in Kochi. #AnsiKabeer #AnjanaShajan #MissKerala #RoadAccident

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:23Published
Miss Kerala 2019 Ansi Kabeer & runner up Anjana Shajan die in car accident in Kolchi | Oneindia News [Video]

Miss Kerala 2019 Ansi Kabeer & runner up Anjana Shajan die in car accident in Kolchi | Oneindia News

Today, Miss Kerala 2019 and the Miss Kerala 2019 runner-up died in a car accident on the Vyttila-Palarivattom Bypass in Kochi. #AnsiKabeer #AnjanaShajan #MissKerala #RoadAccident

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:34Published

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