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Lake Palace, Lake Pichola,Udaipur


Udaipur is a city, a municipal corporation and the administrative headquarters of the Udaipur district in the state of Rajasthan in western India. It is located 403 kilometres (250 mi) southwest of the state capital, Jaipur. Udaipur is the historic capital of the kingdom of Mewar in the former Rajputana Agency.

Udaipur is a very popular tourist destination. Apart from its history, culture, and scenic locations, it is also known for its Rajput-era palaces. It is often called the "Venice of the East", and is also nicknamed the "Lake City" or "City of Lakes".


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Hindustan Zinc , Udaipur
Hindustan Zinc (HZL) is an integrated mining and resources producer of zinc, lead, silver and cadmium. It is a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources PLC. HZL is the world's second largest zinc producer. Its FY2011 revenues were Rs. 108.91 billion


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Gangaur Ghat along Lake Pichola

Gangaur Ghat, Lake Pichola

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  • ...that Udaipur is home to the world's second largest Zinc producer Hindustan Zinc
  • ...that Jains make about 10% of Udaipur's population as comapred to the National Average of 0.37%


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