Allahabad (i/əˈlɑːhəbɑːd/), also known as Prayag (/prəˈjɑːɡ/) and Ilahabad, is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and the administrative headquarters of Allahabad District, the most-populous district in the state. As of 2011, Allahabad is the seventh most-populous city in the state, fifteenth in the Northern India and thirty-sixth in India, with an estimated population of 1.11million in the city and 1.21 million in its metropolitan region. In 2011 it was ranked the world's 130th fastest-growing city. Allahabad, in 2013, was ranked the third most livable city in the state (after Noida and Lucknow) and twenty-ninth in the country.
Allahabad was an iron sailing ship of 1,190 tons gross and 1,143 tons net register. It was built in Liverpool in 1864, and at the time of her loss was the property of Thomas Wall Stephens of London and him being the managing owner.
Allahabad last left Glasgow on 2 July 1886, with a crew of 20 and a cargo of 1,712 tons, of which 1,635 were coals, bound to Dunedin, New Zealand. Having been signalled on 7 July off the Tuscar, she was on 4 September following, spoken, in about latitude 29° south and longitude 28° west, by the South Australian. From that time she has not been seen or heard of, and never arrived at her destination.
Read full article. Qazi Faraz Ahmad12 May 2021, 7.26 pm183;2-min read ... Some samples were, however, collected for DNA testing ... The AllahabadHigh Court had earlier expressed concern over the under-reporting of Covid-19 deaths and has asked the state to record the deaths of those who died with Covid symptoms even if their tests could not be done ... PTI ... .