Dondaicha-Warwade

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Dondaicha-Warwade
Dondaicha, Dist-Dhule
Developing City
Dondaicha-Warwade is located in Maharashtra
Dondaicha-Warwade
Dondaicha-Warwade
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 21°20′00″N 74°34′00″E / 21.3333°N 74.5667°E / 21.3333; 74.5667Coordinates: 21°20′00″N 74°34′00″E / 21.3333°N 74.5667°E / 21.3333; 74.5667
Country  India
State Maharashtra
Region West India
Division Nashik Division
District Dhule
Talukas Sindkheda Taluka
Population (2001)
 • Total 42,393
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Dondaicha-Warwade is a city and a municipal council in Dhule district in the state of Maharashtra, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Dondaicha-Warwade had a population of 42,393. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Dondaicha-Warwade has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77% and, female literacy is 65%. In Dondaicha-Warwade, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religions in Dondaicha-warwade
Religion Percent
Hindus
  
71%
Muslims
  
15%
Buddhists
  
8.6%
Christians
  
1.4%
Jains
  
3.7%
Others†
  
0.3%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

History[edit]

This town has a great modern history: there is Municipal Corporation since British government. The first train came here in year 1905 and it is still a major station on the Surat-Bhusawal railway line. In British government, Britain used this place as godowns for their trade goods and later it became a main trade center.It is famous for production and market of chillis.

Religious places[edit]

This town also consists of several Religious places such as :

  • Saptashrungi Mata Bhagwati Mandir,
  • Gopal Krishna Mandir (Gopalpura),
  • Shree Ram Mandir (Shree Ram Nagar),
  • Hanuman Mandir,
  • Ganpati Mandir (Nava Bhoivada),
  • Mahadeo Mandir (Hudco Colony),
  • Saibaba Mandir (Amravati River),
  • Santoshi Mata mandir,
  • Swaminarayan mandir,
  • Jama Masjid Imam Ahmed Raza chowk,

Gopal Krishna Mandir is a 75 year old temple. It was established in British Raj by Shankar Maharaj. Every year a fair of kirtans and bhajans is held in this temple since 75 years.

Administration[edit]

Though Dondaicha is not a Taluka place, still there is Municipal Council existing since 1952. On account of its location and population most of the Administrative facility. Educational facilities, Medical facilities, National Banking facilities, Magistrative Court, Nayab Tahasil office, Private Hospital’s and sub District Hospital are also available. Demographclly Dondaicha is having mixed population and people are Hormoneously living together.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.