Naberezhnye Chelny

Naberezhnye Chelny

Naberezhnye Chelny (Russian: На́бережные Челны́; Tatar: Яр Чаллы, IPA: [ˈjar ɕɑlːɤ̆]) is the second largest city in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia. A major industrial center, Naberezhnye Chelny stands on the Kama River 225 kilometers (140 mi) east of Kazan near Nizhnekamsk Reservoir. Population: 548,434 (2021 Census);[8] 513,193 (2010 Russian census);[2] 509,870 (2002 Census);[9] 500,309 (1989 Soviet census).[10]The city was briefly known as Brezhnev from 1982 to 1988.