This district is named after the city of Indore. Indore is situated on the Malwa plateau at an altitude of 553 m above sea level, on the banks of two small rivulets - the Saraswati and the Khan. They unite at the centre of the city where a small 18th century temple of Sangamnath or Indreshwar exists. The name Indore is due to this diety. It is the largest city in Madhya Pradesh state in central India. It is among the million+ population cities of India with a population of 1,086,673 (1991). It is the commercial capital of the state of Madhya Pradesh. Indore city presents a happy blend of historical past and promises of rapid future modernization.

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Indore
District administration website, including history, statistics, directories, district profile, information on tourism and wildlife.
KRD Safed Musli Farm
Producers of safedm musli (Chlorophytum borivilianum), a herbaceous medicinal plant.
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