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(85.88E 20.47N) The traditional capital of Orissa in northeast India, Cuttack was seized by the British in 1803. It is a major commercial center, with a rich agricultural hinterland. Timber is shipped through here from the Orissa hills.
The city had an airfield by 1943.
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