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hooghly-chinsura

town, Hooghly district, West Bengal state, northeastern India. The town lies just west of the Hooghly River and is a major road and rail connection. Rice milling and rubber-goods manufacture are the chief industries.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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