Dhuri

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Dhuri, Dhoori
ਧੂਰੀ
Town
Dhuri, Dhoori is located in Punjab
Dhuri, Dhoori
Dhuri, Dhoori
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 30°22′N 75°52′E / 30.37°N 75.87°E / 30.37; 75.87Coordinates: 30°22′N 75°52′E / 30.37°N 75.87°E / 30.37; 75.87
Country  India
State Punjab
District Sangrur
Elevation 236 m (774 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Urban 3,529
Languages
 • Official Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 148024
Telephone code 01675
Vehicle registration PB 59

Dhuri is a town in Sangrur District in the state of Punjab, India. It is located on the Ludhiana-Sangrur State highway (SH 11) highway with Sangrur 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) to the south, and Malerkotla 20 kilometres (12 mi) to the North. Nabha is 30 kilometres (19 mi) to the East, and Barnala 35 kilometres (22 mi) to the West. The region is a part of the historical Malwa region of Punjab.

Dhuri is a subdivision and it comes under the Patiala division. The town has a municipal council as its governing body and is a legislative assembly constituency of Punjab. At the national level, it comes under the Sangrur parliamentary constituency.

Industry

There are rice mills in Dhuri.[1]

References

  1. ^ Sanyal, Parth (2005-05-16). "KRBL plans foray into seeds, rice bran oil biz". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 2009-07-23. 

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