Gujarat

State in western India

Gujarat is a state on the western coast of India with a coastline of 1,600 km (990 mi) – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population of 60.4 million. It is the fifth-largest Indian state by area and the ninth-largest state by population. Gujarat is bordered by Rajasthan to the northeast, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu to the south, Maharashtra to the southeast, Madhya Pradesh to the east, and the Arabian Sea and the Pakistani province of Sindh to the west. Its capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad. The Gujarati people of India are indigenous to the state, and their language Gujarati, is the state's official language. The economy of Gujarat is the fifth-largest in India, with a gross state domestic product (GSDP) of 15.03 trillion (US$210 billion) and has the country's 11th-highest GSDP per capita of 196,000 (US$2,700). Gujarat ranks 21st among Indian states in human development index. The state traditionally has low unemployment and is widely considered one of the most industrially developed states of India and a manufacturing hub.

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President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the presiding officers conference which will also be attended by Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held a meeting with chief ministers of different states over Covid-19 situation in the country, through video..
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Worried over possible worsening of the Covid-19 situation after the festive season and onset of winter, the Supreme Court on Monday asked all states to submit..
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Worried by the prospect of a post-Diwali surge in Covid-19 cases, the Maharashtra government on Monday imposed stringent restrictions on people travelling to the..
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Yesterday, the CBI took the accused persons to Gandhinagar in Gujarat from Aligarh Jail, Jail Superintendent informed.
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The lone survivor of the incident, a woman, was rescued from the SUV and admitted to a nearby hospital.
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The Centre is contemplating sending high-level multidisciplinary teams to states and union territories that are reporting a rise in Covid-19 cases, the health..
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In the last few days, private hospitals in Gujarat has been filling up with COVID-19 patients. Reportedly, there are only 400 beds vacant for COVID-19 patients.
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The Centre has rushed high-level teams to Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Manipur where they will visit districts reporting high number of Covid-19 cases and..
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Community volunteers who reached out to 300 habitations in 12 districts across seven states in August- September found children engaged as paid worker or pushed..
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