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Tiruchirappalli (also called Trichy or Tiruchi) is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and the administrative headquarters of the namesake district. Geographically located at the centre of the Tamil Nadu, it the fourth most populous city in the state.

Historically dating back to 3rd century BC, this city is an important educational hub boasting nationally recognised institutions such as the Anna University, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) and the National Institutes of Technology (NIT). Also the presence of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Golden Rock Railway Workshop, Ordnance Factory Tiruchirappalli (OFT) and a bunch of energy equipment manufacturing units in and around the city makes it the "Energy equipment and fabrication capital of India". Trichy is a transport hub having excellent infrastructure for surface and air transport, particularly the road and rail sector, which keeps the city busy 24/7.

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The Government Museum, Tiruchirappalli is a heritage centre at Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India. This museum was established in 1983 by the State Department of Museums at Cantonment after Salem and Madurai, as a principle of government of Tamil Nadu to have museum in every district. It was later moved to Rani Mangammal Darbar Hall (a Monument built during Nayak rule, also known as Kolu Mandapam) during 1997, which is within Town Hall Complex. The museum is maintained by the Public Works Department.

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Nirmala Sitharaman is an Indian politician presently serving as Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Ministry of Commerce & Industry, as well as a Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs which fall under the Ministry of Finance headed by Arun Jaitley. Until recently she served as a national spokesperson for Bharatiya Janata Party. Currently, she has been allotted the MP seat (Rajya Sabha) from Andhra Pradesh replacing National Congress Party MP, Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy who died recently,

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Employees leaving through south side entrance of Golden Rock Railway Workshop, popularly known as "Armoury Gate".

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