Kila Raipur

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Kila Raipur
ਕ਼ਿਲਾ ਰਾਏਪੁਰ
village
Punjab
Kila Raipur
Kila Raipur
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 30°45′43″N 75°49′22″E / 30.762°N 75.8228°E / 30.762; 75.8228Coordinates: 30°45′43″N 75°49′22″E / 30.762°N 75.8228°E / 30.762; 75.8228
Country  India
State Punjab
District Ludhiana
Languages
 • Official Punjabi
 • Regional Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 141201
Telephone code 0161-123456
Nearest city Ludhiana

Kila Raipur is a noted village of Ludhiana district in Punjab, India[1] as it hosts the annual Kila Raipur Sports Festival, known as the Rural Olympics.[2][3] The events played often demonstrate the physical strength and valor of the Punjabi men and women.

Geography[edit]

The village is approximately centered at 30°45′43″N 75°49′22″E / 30.76194°N 75.82278°E / 30.76194; 75.82278[4] and located only 19 km away from Ludhiana city.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Plea against ban on bullock cart race". News in English. The Tribune. May 11, 2012. Retrieved July 5, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Racy start to Kila Raipur Rural Olympics". News in English (Kila Raipur). The Tribune. February 4, 2011. Retrieved July 5, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Kila Raipur Sports". vahie.com. Retrieved July 5, 2012. 
  4. ^ Google Maps

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