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Pathankot: Place in Punjab, India
Pathankot is a city in Punjab state of India. Pathankot district is a border district, sharing an international border with Pakistan on its West. Pathankot was officially declared as a District of Punjab state on 27 July 2011. Pathankot district is at the tripoint of three of the northern states of India — Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. Due to its location, Pathankot serves as a travel hub for these three northerly states.


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Special commandos to guard sensitive stations on Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express route: RPF

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IAF bases put on orange alert over Jaish-e-Mohammed terror attack

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Army chief visits Gallantry awardees family in Pathankot

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IAF inducts 8 Apache AH-64E attack helicopters

Indian Air Force on Tuesday inducted at one of its forward airbases — Pathankot in Punjab — eight Apache attack helicopters acquired from the US. One of the most advanced multi-role combat..
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Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman keeps it simple!

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We both fought Pakistanis and we both ejected: IAF chief does sortie with Abhinandan Varthaman

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Kathua rape: Six out of seven accused held guilty

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Kathua rape and murder case: Six convicted by Pathankot court, one acquitted

Six out of 7 accused convicted.
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Kathua rape, murder case verdict today

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Trial in Kathua rape-murder case nearing completion

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