Bhuj

Bhuj

Le Prag Mahal
Le Prag Mahal

Administration
Pays Drapeau d'Inde Inde
État et territoire
Démographie
Population 136 429 hab. (2008)
Géographie
Coordonnées 23° 16′ N 69° 40′ E / 23.27, 69.6723° 16′ Nord
       69° 40′ Est
/ 23.27, 69.67
  
Altitude moyenne 110 m
Fuseau horaire IST
(UTC+5:30)

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Bhuj

Bhuj (ભુજ) est une ville du Kutch, dans l'État du Gujarat, en Inde.

Histoire

Fondée en 1510 par Hamirji, râja de Kutch, elle fut élevée au rang de capitale de la principauté de Kutch en 1549 par le râja chef-lieu du Kutch.

Le 26 janvier 2001, la ville fut frappée par un tremblement de terre majeur qui endommagea une grande partie de la ville, 20 000 victimes furent à déplorer.

Économie

Bhuj possède un aéroport (code AITA : BHJ).



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