city in central India: site of a U.S.-owned pesticide plant where a major industrial accident occurred in 1984
The capital of Madhya Pradesh, India, in the west-central part of the state north-northwest of Nagpur. Founded in the early 18th century, it is an industrial and trade center. In 1984 a toxic gas leak at an insecticide plant killed more than 3,000 people.x
- State capital of Madhya Pradesh (India).