Talukas in Akola district:

About Akola district:

Akola is a district in Maharastra state, India. The total area of the district is 5429 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1818617 living in houses, among them male population is 936226 and female population is 882391. Sex ratio of the district is 946 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 88.05%.

Akola district vehicle registration code is MH 30. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Akola.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.4.16 per unit
  • 101 to 300 units = Rs.7.91 per unit
  • 301 to 500 units = Rs.10.87 per unit
  • 501 to 1000 units = Rs.12.35 per unit
  • 1001 and above units = Rs.13.63 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Gudi Padwa, Chaitragaur, Ram Navami, Narali Pournima, Mangala Gaur, Janmashtami, Ganeshotsav, Navaratri, Kojagiri Pournima, Diwali, Khandoba Festival/Champa Shashthi, Makar Sankranti, Shivaratri, Holi are the major festivals celebrated in Akola district.

Akola Cuisine:

Anarsa, Basundi, Batata vada, Bhakri, Chikki, Dioscorea alata, Gujia, Jhunka, Kaala masala, Kadboli, Misal Pav, Modak, Narsobawadi Basundi, Patrode, Pav Bhaji, Pithla bhakri, Pudachi Vadi, Poha, Puneri Misal, Puran poli, Ragda pattice, Sabudana Khichadi, Sabudana vada, Shrikhand, Thalipeeth, Thecha, Tilgul, Usal, Vada pav, Varan bhaat, Varanfal are few of the many varieties of Akola.

Top tourist places in Akola:

Places of interest in Akola:

Akola Fort, Balapur Fort, Katepurna Sanctuary, Mahabeej Bhavan, Narnala Fort, Narnala Wildlife Sanctuary, Narsingh Maharaj Temple, Purna River, Raj Rajeshwar Temple, Shirpur(Antariksh Parshvanath), Sundarbai Khandelwal Tower, Birla Mandir(Shri Ram Temple), Shreenath Dutta Mandir, Jain Temple, Swami Samarth Muth, Sulai and Khatkali Waterfall are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

rice, jowar, bajra, wheat, tur, mung, urad, gram, pulses, oilseeds. Groundnut, sunflower, soyabean, cotton, sugarcane, turmeric, mango, banana, orange, grape, cashewnut are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Akola district:

  • Adgaon Buzurg
  • Akola Junction
  • Akot
  • Barsi Takli
  • Bhortex
  • Gaigaon
  • Kinkhed
  • Kuram
  • Mana
  • Mandura
  • Murtajapur
  • Murtajapur Town
  • Palsi
  • Paras
  • Patsul
  • Somthan
  • Ugwe
  • Wan Road
  • Yeulkhed

Insurance Companies in Akola:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,1st Floor, Vijay Gangadhar Plot Opp. Purti Super Bazaar, Station Road, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Mahalaxmi Insurance Agency Akola,Adarsh Colony, Sambhaji Nagar, Akola, Maharashtra 444004
  • National Insurance,Opp Open Theatre, M G Road, Akola, Maharashtra 442401

Lawyers (Advocates) in Akola:

  • P C Bhandari & Co., Chartered Accountants, FIrst Floor, Kanchan, Bhandari Bhavan, Ramdas Peth, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Adv. Pravin Tayade,Bhagade Market, Ranpise Nagar Cahowk, Ranpise Nagar, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Advocate Ankush S. Joshi,Godbole Plot, Nr. Shriram Tower, Dabki Road, Old City, Akola, Maharashtra 444002

Blood banks in Akola:

  • Hedgewar Blood Bank,Kela Plot, Jatharpeth, Akola, Maharashtra 444010
  • Sai Jeevan Blood Bank,Near Dr Korpe Hospital, Civil lines, Akola, Maharashtra

Trading companies in Akola:

  • Ventura ,ABOVE JASHREE SALESOPP. BIRLA GATE NO.1 RAMDAS PETH AKOLADistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444005
  • Sharekhan ,GURUKRUPA TOWEROLD CLOTH MARKET AKOLADistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444001
  • Reliance Securities ,GANGASAHAI COMPLEX DEEPAK CHOWK GANGADHAR PLOTDistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444001
  • Motilal Oswal ,C/O GOEL FINANCIAL SERVICES, DAVSAR PLAZA, OPP TELEPHONE EXCHANGE, OLD COTTON MKTDistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444001
  • Mangal Keshav ,GOENKA NAGAR MURTUZAPURDIST AKOLA MAHARASHTRADistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444107
  • Kotak Securities ,N H 6 NEAR N.C.C ALSI PLOTGURU KRUPADistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444001
  • Kotak Securities ,KELKAR WADINEAR MAIN POST OFFICE MURTIZAPURIndia Infoline (IIFL)5 FIRST FLOORMATHANE SURYA SANKUL RATANLAL PLOT AKOLADistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444001
  • Angel Broking ,F1-EAK VIRA SANKUL BUS STAND ROAD, AKOTDistrict:Akola,MHPostcode:444101
  • INDIRA SECURITIES PRIVATE LIMITED ,NEAR MANDALAPURE HOSPITALTIDKE NAGAR MURTIZAPUR AKOLA -444107District:Akola,MHPostcode:444107

Hotels in Akola:

  • Hotel Tushar Executive,Opp Big Cinemas Takies, Murtizapur Road, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Hotel Venus International,Near Bus Stand Rukmani Nagar, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Hotel City Pride,Ramdaspeth, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Hotel Welcome Inn,Ramdaspeth, Akola, Maharashtra 444003
  • Jasnagra,Gaddam Plot Road, Near Railwaystation, Ramdaspeth, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Hotel Skylark,Near LIC Office, Rani Jhansi Marg, Akola, Maharashtra 444001
  • Hotel Greenland,Kirti Nagar, Akola, Maharashtra 444001

Theatres in Akola district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Akola
Akot
Balapur
Barshitakli
Murtijapur
Patur
Telhara
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Axis Bank 2
3 Bank Of Baroda 3
4 Bank Of India 3
5 Bank Of Maharashtra 17
6 Canara Bank 6
7 Central Bank Of India 23
8 Citi Bank 1
9 Corporation Bank 1
10 Dena Bank 2
11 HDFC Bank 8
12 ICICI Bank Limited 2
13 IDBI Bank 6
14 Indian Bank 2
15 Indusind Bank 1
16 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
17 Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank 1
18 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 2
19 Punjab National Bank 1
20 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 1
21 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
22 State Bank Of India 33
23 Syndicate Bank 1
24 The Akola District Central Cooperative Bank 67
25 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 2
26 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 2
27 UCO Bank 1
28 Union Bank Of India 5
29 Vijaya Bank 1
30 YES Bank 17