Category:Howrah

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Howrah 
HOWRAH BRIDGE from howrah station.jpg
City in West Bengal, India
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LocationWest Bengal, India
Population
  • 1,077,075 (2011)
Area
  • 95 square kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 12 ±1 metre
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VIAF ID: 133705347
GND ID: 4522184-4
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22° 35′ 24″ N, 88° 18′ 36″ E

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Howrah or Haora (Bengali হাওড়া Haoṛa) is an industrial city, a municipal corporation in the Howrah district, West Bengal, India. It is the headquarters of the district, and also the headquarters of Howrah Sadar subdivision of the district. Located on the west bank of the Hoogli (Hooghly) river, it is a twin city of Kolkata. It is West Bengal's second largest city in terms of both area and population. The two cities are connected by the Howrah Bridge (also known as Rabindra Setu), the Vidyasagar Setu (also known as the second Hooghly Bridge) and ferry services between various jetties in the two cities. 22°35′24″N 88°18′36″E / 22.59°N 88.31°E / 22.59; 88.31

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