Maharastra State Information
Districts in Maharastra
Maharastra state map:
Maharastra state capital city is Mumbai. The total area of the state is 307,713 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 9,68,78627 among them male population is 5,04,00596 and female population is 4,64,78031. Sex ratio of the state is 896 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 82.91 %.
Maharastra state vehicle registration code is MH.
Chief Minister of the state is Devendra Fadnavis and Governor is C. Vidyasagar Rao.
Electricity board in Maharastra:
- Regulatory Commission - Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC)
- Generating Companies - Maharashtra State Power Generation Co Ltd.
- Transmission Companies - MahaTransco, Maharastra SLDC,Kalwa
- Distribution Companies - BSES, MahaVitran, REL, TPCL
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
|Meaning of Maharastra||Great Dynasty|
|Time Zone||IST (UTC+05:30)|
|State Formation Day||1-May-60|
|People of the state called as||Maharashtrian|
|Females per 1000 Males||896|
|Literacy Rate||82.91 %|
|State Vehicle Registration Code||MH|
|No. of districts||36|
|Chief Minister||Devendra Fadnavis|
|Governor||C. Vidyasagar Rao|
|State Animal||Indian giant squirrel|
|State Bird||Yellow-footed green pigeon|
Important Festivals of the state:
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 Maharastra state.
Top tourist places in Maharastra:
Ajanta Caves (Aurangabad) , Ellora Caves, Shirdi, Shree Siddhivinayak, Bandra-Worli Sea Link (Mumbai), Marine Drive (Mumbai) , Shreemant Dagdusheth Halwai Sarvajanik Ganpati (Pune) , ISKCON Temple- Mumbai (Mumbai), Mount Mary Church (Mumbai), Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple (Shirdi) , Darshan Museum (Pune) , KidZania Mumbai, Hazur Sahib (Nanded) , National Defence Academy (Pune) , Mahalaxmi Temple (Kolhapur) , Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum (Mumbai) , Nariman Point (Mumbai) , Sri Balaji Mandir (Pune) , Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Mumbai), Colaba (Mumbai), Mahalakshmi Temple (Mumbai), Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve, Prithvi Theatre (Mumbai), Babulnath Temple, Adlabs Imagica, Gateway Of India, Trimbakeshwar Temple (Nashik), Ganpatipule Temple (Ganpatipule), are the major tourist attractions of the state.
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 state.
Important Rivers of the state:
Godavari, Krishna, Narmada, Tapti are the major rivers that flow in Maharastra.
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 Maharastra.
List of Medical Collegs in Maharastra
- Cooper Hospital and H.B.T. Medical College, Juhu
- King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Parel
- Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital (Municipal hospital and medical college), Sion
- Topiwala National Medical College (BYL Nair Charitable Hospital), Mumbai Central
- Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
- B. J. Medical College, Pune
- Dr. Shankarrao Chavan Government Medical College, Nanded
- Dr. V. M. Government Medical College
- Government Medical College, Akola
- Government Medical College, Aurangabad
- Government Medical College, Chandrapur
- Government Medical College, Latur
- Government Medical College, Miraj
- Government Medical College, Nagpur
- Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur
- Grant Medical College, Byculla, Mumbai
- Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, Kalwa, Thane
- R.C.S.M. Govt Medical College and CPR Hospital, Kolhapur
- Shri Bhausaheb Hire Government Medical College, Dhule
- Shri Vasantrao Naik Government Medical College, Yavatmal
- Swami Ramanand Teerth Rural Medical College, Ambajogai
- ACPM Medical College, Dhule
- Ashwini Medical College Hospital, Solapur
- Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College and Hospital, Pune
- Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College and Hospital, Sangli
- Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Kohlapur
- Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Memorial Medical College, Amravati
- Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha
- K. J. Somaiya Medical College & Research Centre, Mumbai
- Maharashtra Institute of Medical Science and Research, Latur
- Maharashtra Institute of Medical Education and Research (MIMER), Talegaon (D), Pune
- Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram
- Terna Medical College, Navi Mumbai
Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana, Goa are the neighbouring states of Maharastra.
Districts in the state and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
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