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Siliguri (Bengali: শিলিগুড়ি Nepali: सिलगड़ी) is a city in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located in the Siliguri Corridor or Chicken's Neck — a very narrow strip of land linking mainland India to its north eastern states. It is also the transit point for air, road and rail traffic to the neighboring countries of Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh. The town hosts over 500,000 domestic and 15,000 foreign visitors annually. It is the commercial nerve center of North Bengal.

Siliguri 
municipality in Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri districts, West Bengal
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Instance of municipality of West Bengal
LocationSiliguri subdivision, Jalpaiguri Sadar subdivision, India
Inception
  • 1994
Population
  • 294,546 (2011)
Area
  • 41.9 km²
Elevation above sea level
  • 400 m
26° 43′ 12″ N, 88° 25′ 12″ E
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