About Latur district:

Latur is a district in Maharastra state, India. The total area of the district is 7157 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2455543 living in houses, among them male population is 1276262 and female population is 1179281. Sex ratio of the district is 928 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 77.26%.

Latur district vehicle registration code is MH 24. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Latur.


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 Latur district.

Latur 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 Latur.

Top tourist places in Latur:

Places of interest in Latur:

Akkalkot Swami Samarth Maharaj Temple, Ashram of Namanand Maharaj, Astavinayak Temple, Ausa, Chakur, Ganj Golai, Hattibet-Devarjan, Kasarshirshi, Kharosa Caves, Nana Nani Park, Nilanga, Shirur Anatpal, Siddheshwar and Ratneshwar Temple, Surat Shahvali Darga, Udgir Fort, Wadwal Nagnath Bet(Hill) 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 Latur district:

  • Ausa Road
  • Babhulgoan
  • Chakur
  • Kumtha Khurd
  • Latur
  • Latur Road
  • Mirkhal
  • Nageshwadi Halt
  • Neoli
  • Ambika Rohina
  • Thair
  • Udgir
  • Wadwal Nagnath

Insurance Companies in Latur:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,Hotel Venkatesh,, 3rd Floor, Ausa Road, Latur, Maharashtra 413512
  • National Insurance Company ,MSH 3, Chandra Nagar, Sawe Wadi, Latur, Maharashtra 413531
  • Prashant Insurance Services ,109, Chounda Complex,, Rajiv Gandhi Chowk, Ausa Road, Latur, Maharashtra 413512
  • Tata AIG General Insurance Company Limited ,2Nd Floor, Unit No. B 303, Nirmal Heights, Nandi Stop, Ausa Road, Latur, Latur, Maharashtra 413512
  • New India Insurance Company ,Vishal Nagar (East), Deep Jyoti Nagar, Latur, Maharashtra 413512

Lawyers (Advocates) in Latur:

  • Advocate vikas Sul, Sul Galli, Latur, Maharashtra 413512
  • Adv Sachin Pinate,Pinate Nagar, Moti Nagar, Latur, Maharashtra 413512

Blood banks in Latur:

  • Bhalchandra Blood Bank,Gandhi Market, Sawe Wadi, Latur, Maharashtra 413531

Trading companies in Latur:

  • SUNIL SUMATILAL SHAH ,PRATIMA MEDICAL STORES MAIN ROADDistrict:Latur,MH
  • Reliance Securities ,114 ASAGARALINARSINHA CHOWK MURUD LATURDistrict:Latur,MHPostcode:413510
  • Motilal Oswal ,H.N.A/651 NARAYAN NAGARLATUR MSDistrict:Latur,MHPostcode:413531
  • Motilal Oswal ,SHOP NO. 121 1ST FLOORYASHWANTRAO CHAVAN COMPLEX TQ LTR DIST.LATURDistrict:Latur,MH
  • Kotak Securities ,HANUMAN CHOWK OPP. RAMAKRISHNA PRESSDistrict:Latur,MHPostcode:413512

Hotels in Latur:

  • HOTEL MANAS,Near Rachmale Hospital Barshi Road, Opposite Dayanand College, Latur, Maharashtra 413531
  • Mayura Lodge Residency,Ambejogai Road, Netaji Nagar, Latur, Maharashtra 413531
  • VITS Hotel Latur,Barshi Road, Latur, 413531
  • Aroma Hotel,A-74/1, M.I.D.C.,, Latur - 413531, Latur, Maharashtra 413531
  • Hotel Embassy International, Ambajogai Road, Near SP Office, Latur, Maharashtra 413512
  • Hotel Parth, Hatte Nagar, Latur, Maharashtra 413512
  • Carnival Hotel ,Ambajogai Road, Borwati, Latur, Maharashtra 413527
  • Sai Palace Hotel,Ashok Hotel, Subway, Latur, Maharashtra 413531

Theatres in Latur district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 2
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 2
4 Bank Of Baroda 3
5 Bank Of India 1
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 19
7 Canara Bank 2
8 Central Bank Of India 5
9 DCB Bank Limited 1
10 Dena Bank 3
11 HDFC Bank 5
12 ICICI Bank Limited 8
13 IDBI Bank 9
14 Indian Bank 1
15 Indian Overseas Bank 1
16 Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 1
17 Kallappanna Awade Ichalkaranji Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 1
18 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 8
19 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
20 Punjab National Bank 1
21 Shri Chhatrapati Rajashri Shahu Urban Cooperative Bank Limited 1
22 Solapur Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 3
23 State Bank Of Hyderabad 22
24 State Bank Of India 23
25 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 5
26 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 2
27 UCO Bank 1
28 Union Bank Of India 2
29 Vijaya Bank 1