Baramati is a city and a municipal council in Pune district in the state of Maharashtra, India. It is located at 18.15°N 74.58°E. It has an average elevation of 538 meters (1765 feet). It belongs to Paschim Maharashtra region and Pune Division. 232 KM from State capital Mumbai towards west. Surrounding areas mostly depend on agriculture as the main source of income. The land in the region is very well irrigated because of Nira Left Canal irrigation from Veer Dam . Nira River and Karha River also provide direct irrigation water to farms. Drinking water is also sourced from this canal. Additionally Municipal Council also receives drinking water from Ujjani Dam through a pipeline. Main crops include Sugarcane, Grapes, Jawari, Cotton and Wheat. Grapes and Sugar are exported from here. There is a huge market place for cotton and food grains in the city.
Apart from agriculture it is home for a lot of industries which range from Steel Processing to Wine making. It is home to the three-wheeler plant of the Italian company Piaggio . It uses 800 hectares of land as MIDC (Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation) Industrial Area along Bhigwan Road, 5 km outside town's municipal limits. MIDC has several Major companies like Bharat Forge Ltd, ISMT Limited, Kenersys, Schreiber Dynamix Dairies Ltd., Piaggio Vehicles Private Limited, Godfrey Phillips etc. and is home of many Small Scale Industries. MIDC has a Hi-Tech Textile Park Ltd. , set up over sprawling 60-acres of land which housed small domestic garment manufacturers, consisting of a comprehensive group of textile oriented units specializing in functions such as garment-making, Apparel Printing & Packaging, Home Furnishing, Embroidery and Technical textile within the Textile Park.
It is well connected by road with major cities in the State. It is 100 km from Pune by road. It connects to major highways via the road network. It is also well connected by Rail Network to Pune via Daund Junction . It has an airport which currently hosts a Flying School. It is considered to be one of the future domestic airports in the region, with the runway being extended in length to accommodate larger aircraft. As of now smaller aircraft and helicopters are able to land there. The condition of roads in the city is very good and there is a ring road built around the periphery of the city. Popular roads like Market Yard Road, Station Road, Railway Station Road, Cinema Road, Patas Road, Indapur Road, Phaltan Road etc.
It has created a niche for itself in the field of education. Last decade has seen growth of Baramati as a Prominent Education Center with Colleges and Schools ranging from Engineering to Biotechnology to Law and Medical college. Surrounded area has three major places which have become well known education centers. Vidya Pratishthan offers courses from primary education to master's degrees. Vidyanagari has a Law College, College of Engineering, School of BioTechnology, Institute of Information Technology, MBA, MCA apart from Primary School and Arts, Commerce, Science College. Tuljaram Chaturchand College (TC College) has a junior college and a senior college with well equipped staff following the latest trends in the market. Senior college provides graduation in science, commerce and arts. Government Industrial Training Institute Malegaon Bk. Industrial areas (MIDC), Jejuri, Bhigvan & Kurkumbh near city are developing fast & needs skilled manpower. This institute can fulfill the requirements of skilled manpower of local industrial establishments, commercial establishments, small-scale industrial units, consumer markets and other self-employment opportunities. Agricultural Development Trust, Shradanagar offers dedicated college for girls. Courses here include Basic Graduation, Junior College, Bachelor's degree in Education. The Malegaon Sugar Factories's Shivnagar Vidya Prasarak Mandal, Malegaon offers wide range of Technology and Management Courses. The campus has an Engineering College, a Management Institute, a Pharmacy College and College of Commerce, Science & Computer Education.
It also has one Technical High-school, R. N. Agarwal Technical high-school, which offers different Technical courses like carpentry, wiring, welding, engineering drawing, computer science and many other courses which are useful to make engineering base strong enough at school level and to make more easier to understand engineering courses. The city has an M.E.S. (Maharashtra Education Society) High school of 100 years old. On the way of Patas road, Shri Chatrapati Shahu Highschool & Jr. College where Sharad Pawar Studied for one year (1954–55) in 8th standard. Shree Chhatrapati Shahu Highschool & Jr. College, It established by Padmbhushan Dr. Karmveer Bhaurao Patil (Anna) in 1954, combined with Shahu Boarding. The city also has a famous CBSE affiliated school.
The city hosts an agriculture development radio channel, first of its type in India named Vasundhara Krishi Vahini (tunes on 90.4 MHz locally). This provides the farmers reliable information on climate, plant nuterations, production seeds, fertilizers, market, new trends etc. Another radio channel named Sharada Krishi Vahini (tunes on 90.8 MHz locally) hosted by Krishi Vigyan Kendra launched in January 2011 for same purpose.
Places to visit in Baramati like Bhigwan bird sanctuary, Krishi Vigyan Kendra , Morgaon temple and many more.
Baramati, Pune, Maharashtra.
|Telephone Code / STD Code||02112|
|Vehicle Registration Number||MH-42|
|RTO Office||Baramati, Pune|
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Demographics of Baramati
The population of city as per the census of 2016 is 54,415.
Marathi is the Local Language used here. Also People Speaks Hindi and English.
Weather and Climate of Baramati City
At an average temperature of 30.7 °C, May is the hottest month of the year. The lowest average temperatures in the year occur in December, when it is around 21.5 °C.
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