City in Uttar Pradesh, India

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Gorakhpur: City in Uttar Pradesh, India
Gorakhpur is a city along the banks of the Rapti river in the Purvanchal region of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is situated 273 kilometres north-east of the state capital Lucknow. It is the administrative headquarters of Gorakhpur district, North Eastern Railway Zone and Gorakhpur division. The city is home to the Gorakhnath Math, a Gorakhnath temple. The city also has an Indian Air Force station, since 1963. Gita Press, the world's largest publisher of Hindu religious texts is also located in Gorakhpur.


Vaccination for 18 plus underway at Gorakhpur hospital [Video]

Vaccination for 18 plus underway at Gorakhpur hospital

The 3rd phase of COVID-19 inoculation drive began on May 01 in Uttar Pradesh. Vaccination for all citizens between 18-44 years of age has started at 10 centres in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur. People..

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UP begins vaccinating 18-44 age group in 7 districts with high positivity rate [Video]

UP begins vaccinating 18-44 age group in 7 districts with high positivity rate

UP govt started the first phase of vaccination for 18-44 age group in seven districts. CM Yogi Adityanath launching the programme from Avantibai Hospital in Lucknow. He said people above 18 years are..

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UP weekend lockdown: Police check vehicular movement in Gorakhpur [Video]

UP weekend lockdown: Police check vehicular movement in Gorakhpur

Police personnel were seen checking movement of vehicles in Gorakhpur on April 25. Streets of Moradabad also wore a deserted look due to weekend lockdown. Weekend lockdown has been imposed in the state..

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'Corona fear': Migrant workers leave Mumbai in jam-packed train fearing lockdown [Video]

'Corona fear': Migrant workers leave Mumbai in jam-packed train fearing lockdown

Trains at Mumbai's Lokmanya Tilak Terminus were seen packed with migrant workers. Migrants were leaving the financial capital as they feared an impending lockdown. This comes amid a steep rise in the..

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Migrant labourers leave Mumbai in jam-packed train due to COVID fear [Video]

Migrant labourers leave Mumbai in jam-packed train due to COVID fear

COVID-19 cases are continued to rise in Maharashtra. A UP-bound train was seen packed with migrant labourers at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai. They're leaving the city due to surge in COVID cases...

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BJP to unleash its top leaders in support of CAA campaign

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High alert in several UP districts after two ISIS terrorists enter state via Nepal

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