East India

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East India is a region of India consisting of the Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha and also the union territory Andaman and Nicobar Islands.wikipedia
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Bihar

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East India is a region of India consisting of the Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha and also the union territory Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The states of Bihar and West Bengal lie on the Indo-Gangetic plain. Bihar and Odisha struggled with economic issues during the British rule and in the beginning of post independent India.
Bihar is an Indian state considered to be a part of Eastern and Northern India.

West Bengal

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East India is a region of India consisting of the Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha and also the union territory Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The states of Bihar and West Bengal lie on the Indo-Gangetic plain.
West Bengal (Paschim Banga) is an Indian state, located in Eastern India on the Bay of Bengal.

Northeast India

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It is connected to the Seven Sister States of Northeast India by the narrow Siliguri Corridor in the north east of West Bengal.
The Siliguri Corridor in West Bengal, with a width of 21 to 40 km, connects the North Eastern Region with East India.

Patna

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Sher Shah Suri, who became king of India after defeating Humayun, founded the city of Patna on the ruins of ancient Pataliputra.
Patna is the second-largest city in eastern India after Kolkata.

Kolkata

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West Bengal's capital Kolkata is the largest city of this region.
Located on the east bank of the Hooghly River approximately 75 km west of the border with Bangladesh, it is the principal commercial, cultural, and educational centre of East India, while the Port of Kolkata is India's oldest operating port and its sole major riverine port.

Purnia

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Vidya Vihar Institute of Technology, Purnia
It is nearly 302 kilometres from Patna,the shortest route of purnia is 302 km and the longest route is 366 km from patna, the capital of Bihar, as well as 171 km from Siliguri, 90 km from Bhagalpur.It is 640 km from Guwahati (Approx.) and 450 km from Kolkata, the capital of the adjacent state of West Bengal and the largest city in East India.

Bhubaneswar

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Regional Institute of Education, Bhubaneswar
It is the largest city in Odisha and is a centre of economic and cultural importance in Eastern India.

Dhanbad

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IIT Dhanbad formerly Indian School of Mines University, Dhanbad
Manbhum was one of the districts of the East India during the British Raj.

Cuttack

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Ravenshaw University, Cuttack
Cuttack is the former capital and the second largest city in the eastern Indian state of Odisha.

Balasore

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The European traders established their trade centres in the famous ports of Balasore, Pipili, Palur in the Odisha Coast during the rule of the last independent Hindu king Gajapati Prataprudra Dev.
Balasore is a town in the north of Odisha, which is a state in Eastern India.

Ravenshaw University

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Ravenshaw University, Cuttack
Ravenshaw University is a co-educational state university situated in Cuttack, Odisha on the eastern coast of India.

Indo-Gangetic Plain

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The states of Bihar and West Bengal lie on the Indo-Gangetic plain.
They run parallel to the Himalaya mountains, from Jammu and Kashmir and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the west to Assam in the east and draining most of Northern and Eastern India.

Administrative divisions of India

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East India is a region of India consisting of the Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha and also the union territory Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Nadia district

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Suburban areas in the Kolkata metropolitan area incorporate parts of the following districts: North 24 Parganas, South 24 Parganas, Howrah, Hooghly, and Nadia.
Nadia district is a district in the state of West Bengal, in eastern India.

Jharkhand

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East India is a region of India consisting of the Indian states of Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha and also the union territory Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Seraikella Chau was developed in Seraikella, the administrative head of the Seraikela Kharsawan district of Jharkhand; Purulia Chau in Purulia district of West Bengal; and Mayurbhanj Chau in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha.

Partition of India

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In 1947, further communal violence displaced millions as independence and partition of British India occurred.
Hindus fleeing from East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) settled across Eastern India and Northeastern India, many ending up in neighbouring Indian states such as West Bengal, Assam, and Tripura.

Eastern Ghats

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Odisha lies on the Eastern Ghats and the Deccan Plateau.

Dravidian languages

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Many of the minority Tribal languages of East India belong to the Munda branch of the Austroasiatic language family and Dravidian language family.
The Dravidian languages are a language family spoken mainly in southern India and parts of eastern and central India, as well as in Sri Lanka with small pockets in southwestern Pakistan, southern Afghanistan, Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan, and overseas in other countries such as Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia and Singapore.

Magahi language

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Hindi along with Urdu, Maithili, Magahi and Bhojpuri are the dominant language of Bihar.
The Magahi language, also known as Magadhi, is a language spoken in Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal states of eastern India.

Odia people

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Durga & Kali are patron deities of Bengal and Mithila whereas Jagannath or Vishnu is patron god among Odia people.
The Odia, formerly known as Oriya, are an Indo-Aryan ethnic group native to the East Indian state of Odisha and have the Odia language as their mother tongue.

Ratha-Yatra

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Puri in Odisha is one of the four holy City/Dham of Hindu religion and particularly known for Rath Yatra festival.
The term particularly refers to the annual Rathayatra in Odisha, Jharkhand, West Bengal and other East Indian states, particularly the Odia festival that involve a public procession with a chariot with deities Jagannath (Vishnu avatar), Balabhadra (his brother), Subhadra (his sister) and Sudarshana Chakra (his weapon) on a ratha, a wooden deula-shaped chariot.

Education in Odisha

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In the modern times, these states have seen rapid transformation and home to several mineral and metal based industries, coal based thermal powers units, oil refineries, ports, textile industries and well established public and private educational institutes.
Established in 1956 at Burla, the Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology, Burla, formerly known as University College of Engineering (UCE) is Odisha's oldest, and one of the oldest and prestigious engineering institutions of East India.

History of the Republic of India

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Bihar and Odisha struggled with economic issues during the British rule and in the beginning of post independent India.
In April 2013, the Saradha Group financial scandal was unearthed, caused by the collapse of a Ponzi scheme run by Saradha Group, a consortium of over 200 private companies in Eastern India, causing an estimated loss of INR 200–300 billion (US$4–6 billion) to over 1.7 million depositors.

Bengal

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The Indian Rebellion of 1857 started in Bengal.
East India

Purulia district

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Seraikella Chau was developed in Seraikella, the administrative head of the Seraikela Kharsawan district of Jharkhand; Purulia Chau in Purulia district of West Bengal; and Mayurbhanj Chau in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha.
Purulia district (Pron: puruliːaː) is one of the twenty three districts of West Bengal state in Eastern India.