About Solapur district:

Solapur is a district in Maharastra state, India. The total area of the district is 14895 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 4315527 living in houses, among them male population is 2233778 and female population is 2081749. Sex ratio of the district is 938 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 77.02%.

Solapur district vehicle registration code is MH 13. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Solapur.


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 Solapur district.

Solapur 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 Solapur.

Top tourist places in Solapur:

Places of interest in Solapur:

Bhagvant Temple at Barshi, Hipparga Lake, Kamala Bhavani Temple at Karmala, Madha, Maldhok Bird Sanctuary, Malshiras, Mangalvedha, Mohol, Motibaug Tank, Nannaji Wild Life Sanctuary, Sambhaji(Kambar Talav) Lake, Sangola, Shivapuri Ashram, Shri Dahigaun Teerth, Siddheshwar Temple and Lake, Solapur Fort(Bhuikot Castle), Swami Samarth Maharaj Temple at Akkalkot, Vatsidh Nagnath Mandir Temple at Wadwal, Vithoba Temple at Pandharpur, Vishveshwar Mandir, Markandeya Temple, Balaji Temple, Rupabhavani Temple, Nagareshwar Temple, Temple of Lord Siddharameshwar, Ramling - Lord Mahadeo Temple, Lord Venkateshwara Temple - Daji Peth, Ganpati Mandir 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 Solapur district:

  • Aherwadi
  • Akalkot Road
  • Angar
  • Barsi Town
  • Bhalwani
  • Bohali
  • Boroti
  • Chink Hill
  • Dudhani
  • Hotgi
  • Kudal
  • Kudal
  • Lachyan
  • Malikpeth
  • Modnimb
  • Mohol
  • Mundhewadi
  • Nagansur
  • Padnur
  • Pandharpur
  • Ridhore
  • Sangola
  • Shegaon
  • Shirsai
  • Solapur Junction
  • Solapur Junction
  • Sulerjavalge
  • Tadwal
  • Tirth
  • Uplai
  • Vakav
  • Wasud

Insurance Companies in Solapur:

  • National Insurance ,174, South Kasba,datta Chowk 4TH Floor, Solapur, Maharashtra 413007
  • United India Insurance Co Ltd , Budhavar Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • National Insurance Co Limited ,B-1, United Vihar, 42/2, Murarji Peth, Murarji Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited , 2nd Floor, Sun Plaza, Rupa Bhavani Road, CTS No.8516/11, Subhash Chowk, Murarji Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,2nd Floor, Sun Plaza, Rupa Bhavani Road, CTS No.8516/11, Subhash Chowk, Murarji Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd ,1st Floor, Mangal Giri Complex, Beside ICICI Bank, Hotgi Road, Solapur, 413003
  • Max New York Life Insurance Company Limited ,1st Floor, Mangalgiri Complex, Hotgi Road, Hotgi Road, Solapur, Maharashtra 413003
  • Max New York Life Insurance Company Limited ,1st Floor, Mangalgiri Complex, Hotgi Road, Hotgi Road, Solapur, Maharashtra 413003
  • Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company ,City Pride, Office No. 4&8, 2Nd Floor, 162,, Railway Lines, Near Employment Chowk,, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Solapur:

  • Advocate.W.B.Khan, 1, mazda shopping center, South Sadar Bazar, Solapur, Maharashtra 413003
  • Adv. Ganesh Pawar,B-1/2 Ramchandra Shete Nagar Near Snehal Apartment,, Laxmi Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra
  • Adv Paramanand Jawalkote, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001

Blood banks in Solapur:

  • Smt.Gopabai Damani Blood Bank,Daffarin Chowk, Railway Lines, Near Dufferin Hospital, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Athar Blood Bank,1st Floor,Jamiya complex,Near Samachar Chowk, Solapur, Maharashtra 413002
  • Dr. Hedgewar Blood Bank, Solapur,NH 13, Old Employment Chowk, Solapur, Maharashtra 413002
  • Damani Blood Bank,Solapur, Maharashtra 413002
  • Athar Blood Bank, 410, Jamiya Complex, Shukrawar Peth, Near Jama Masjeed, Shukrawar Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra 413002
  • Siddheshwar Blood Bank,Sidheshwar Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra
  • Akshay Blood Bank,laxmi narayan apartment,212/A/13,south sadar bazar, 413003, Lashkar, Solapur, Maharashtra 413003

Trading companies in Solapur:

  • GROWEVER INVESTMENT PVT. LTD ,G/23-24 DAMANI SHOPPING COMPLEXDATTA CHOWKDistrict:Solapur,MHPostcode:413007
  • Sharekhan ,DHUPAD NIWAS 156 SOMWAR PETHDistrict:Solapur,MHPostcode:413002
  • Religare ,5 GANESH PETH SHOPPING CENTER SOLAPURDistrict:Solapur,MHPostcode:413005
  • Reliance Securities ,586 WEST MANGALWAR PETHSHOLAPURDistrict:Solapur,MHPostcode:413002
  • Kotak Securities ,43/22BUDHWAR PETH SOLAPURDistrict:Solapur,MHPostcode:413002

Hotels in Solapur:

  • Hotel Srikamal International, No.77, Station Road, Railway Lines, Opposite Mayor's Bunglow, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Hotel Surya International ,OLd Police Line, Murarji Peth, Opposite Bhagwat Big Cinemas, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Hotel Tripursundari,Ratandeep Housing Society, Solapur, Maharashtra 413007
  • Hotel Ritesh,Gold Finch Peth, Fort Road, Solapur, Maharashtra 413007
  • Hotel Vikas Palace,27 / 118, Raviwar Peth, Opp. Old Boramani Naka, Hyderabad Road, Solapur, Maharashtra 413005
  • Hotel Center Point ,113/1/2/3, Uplap Bunglow Modikhana, Saat Rasta, Opp Big Bazar, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Hotel Ambassador Executive,95/1, Next To Bank Of Maharashtra, Murarji Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Hotel City Park,119, Murarji Peth, Char Hutatma Chowk, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • Lotus Hotel,No 560/59, South Sadar Bazer, VIP Road, Solapur, Maharashtra 413003
  • Hotel Naman,44, Station Road, Railway Lines, Near Naval Petrol Pump, Solapur, Maharashtra 413002
  • Hotel Aishwarya, NH52, Murarji Peth, Solapur, Maharashtra 413002
  • Kinara Hotel, 276/63, Hotgi Road, Solapur, Maharashtra 413003
  • Hotel Shivparvati International,220-221-B, Goldfinch Peth, Subhash Chowk, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001
  • HOTEL Saiprasad Executive,8/2, Railway Lines, Ramlal Chowk, Solapur, Maharashtra 413001

Theatres in Solapur 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 1
2 Axis Bank 6
3 Bank Of Baroda 10
4 Bank Of India 13
5 Bank Of Maharashtra 43
6 Canara Bank 5
7 Central Bank Of India 14
8 Corporation Bank 3
9 Dena Bank 4
10 Federal Bank 3
11 HDFC Bank 22
12 ICICI Bank Limited 31
13 IDBI Bank 8
14 Indian Bank 1
15 Indian Overseas Bank 3
16 Indusind Bank 1
17 ING Vysya Bank 1
18 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
19 Karur Vysya Bank 1
20 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 6
21 Nagar Urban Co Operative Bank 1
22 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
23 Punjab National Bank 1
24 Ratnakar Bank Limited 2
25 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 1
26 Solapur Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 21
27 State Bank Of Hyderabad 2
28 State Bank Of India 10
29 Syndicate Bank 1
30 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 1
31 The Karad Urban Cooperative Bank Limited 1
32 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 2
33 The Vishweshwar Sahakari Bank Limited 2
34 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 2
35 UCO Bank 2
36 Union Bank Of India 3
37 YES Bank 13