Bija, India

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Bija
village
Punjab
Bija
Bija
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 30°42′N 76°13′E / 30.7°N 76.22°E / 30.7; 76.22Coordinates: 30°42′N 76°13′E / 30.7°N 76.22°E / 30.7; 76.22
Country  India
State Punjab
District Ludhiana
Area
 • Total 28 km2 (11 sq mi)
Elevation 254 m (833 ft)
Languages
 • Official Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 141401
Telephone code 01628

Bija or Beeja is a village in District Ludhyana in India. It is situated about 30 km from Ludhiana city. The main Jat clans are Sangha, and Khattra.

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During the British Raj era Bija was the capital of Bija State, one of several princely states of the Punjab Hills.[1]

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