Kamothe

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Kamothe

Mansarovar / Khandeshwar
Town
Kamothe-Sector36 at night
Kamothe-Sector36 at night
Kamothe is located in Maharashtra
Kamothe
Kamothe
Coordinates: 19°01′00″N 73°05′47″E / 19.016804°N 73.096461°E / 19.016804; 73.096461Coordinates: 19°01′00″N 73°05′47″E / 19.016804°N 73.096461°E / 19.016804; 73.096461
CountryIndia
StateMaharashtra
DistrictRaigad
Languages=Hindi,Marathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
410206/410209
Telephone code022 --------
Vehicle registrationMH 43,MH 46 and MH 06

Kamothe is a node of Navi Mumbai developed and maintained by CIDCO. Kamothe is located on the Sion Panvel Highway. It is the third node after Panvel and Kalamboli towards Mumbai.

Location[edit]

The site of Kamothe adjoins the Central Business District of Belapur (CBD Belapur) of Navi Mumbai and is surrounded by Kharghar in its north, Taloja in north-east, Kalamboli in its east and Panvel in its south. The western region of Kamothe is a wet land area with enormous mangroves.

Characteristics[edit]

Kamothe is divided into 48 Sectors. These sectors are evenly divided which makes this area more spacious . Kamothe has some great infrastructure facilities and it isn growing fast as population in this area has grown as compared to 5 years back [[

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Transportation[edit]

Kamothe is located on the outskirts of Mumbai. It lies in what is commonly regarded as the Konkan part of Maharashtra and falls in Raigad district.

Kamothe has two railway stations Mansarovar and Khandeshwar that lie on the harbour line, a part of Mumbai suburban railways.

Auto rickshaws provide the primary means of personal local transportation. They ply from Mansarovar railway station to the Mumbai-Pune Expressway. Also from Khandeshwar station to Sector 22/24 kamothe, Sector 18 kamothe and Khanda colony. These auto rickshaws serve in a share-rickshaw facility.

BEST, NMMT and MSRTC/ST buses serve as another means of transportation over a long distance to various nodes through Navi Mumbai.

View of Panvel Highway from Kamothe
Kamothe- NMIA area from Sector 35

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