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Barrackpore Guide

Kolkata , Pincode - 700120, West Bengal
Barrackpore is an administrative centre in Kolkata, which was used as a military base in the British era. It is popular for being one of the major localities to have a composite culture and a cosmopolitan population. Being used as a military base, the area has seen several outbursts of rebellion against the Britishers in the 19th century. Earlier known as Chanak, the district got its current name ... read more