Category:Siliguri

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Siliguri (Bengali: শিলিগুড়ি Nepali: सिलगड़ी) is a city in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located in the Siliguri Corridor or Chicken's Neck — a very narrow strip of land linking mainland India to its north eastern states. It is also the transit point for air, road and rail traffic to the neighboring countries of Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh. The town hosts over 500,000 domestic and 15,000 foreign visitors annually. It is the commercial nerve center of North Bengal.

Siliguri 
municipality in Darjeeling district, West Bengal
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Instance of municipality of West Bengal
LocationSiliguri subdivision, Darjeeling District, Jalpaiguri division, West Bengal, India
Population
  • 513,264 (2011)
Elevation above sea level
  • 400 metre
Authority control
VIAF ID: 127873717
GND ID: 4414294-8
Wikidata

27° 12′ 00″ N, 88° 40′ 48″ E

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