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Pachmarhi

PACHMARHI, a hill-station and sanatorium for British troops in the Central Provinces of India. Pop. (igoi), 3020, rising to double that number in the season. It is situated at a height of 3500 ft. on a plateau of the Satpura hills in Hoshangabad district, 32 m. by road from Piparia station on the Great Indian Peninsula railway. Though not free from fever in the hot season, it affords the best available retreat for the Central Provinces.

Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)

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