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Murshidabad is a town in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located on the eastern bank of the Hooghly River. During the 18th-century, Murshidabad was a prosperous city. It was the capital of the Bengal Subah in the Mughal Empire for seventy years, with a jurisdiction covering modern-day Bangladesh and the Indian states of West Bengal, Bihar, and Orissa.