Kamothe

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Kamothe

Mansarovar / Khandeshwar
Nodal city of Navi Mumbai
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
CityNavi Mumbai
DistrictRaigad
Founded byCIDCO
Government
 • BodyPanvel Municipal Corporation
Elevation
10 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total250,000
Official Language - Marathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
410206/410209
Telephone code022 --------
Vehicle registrationMH 46 (Navi Mumbai's Raigad district), MH 43 (Navi Mumbai's Thane district) and MH 06 (Alibaug)

Kamothe is a node of Navi Mumbai which is 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 is growing fast as population in this area has grown as compared to 5 years back.

Transportation[edit]

Kamothe falls in Raigad district and is maintained by the Panvel Municipal Corporation and CIDCO.

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.

BEST, NMMT and MSRTC/ST buses serve as another means of transportation over a long distance to various nodes through Navi Mumbai. Kamothe has post office with a shared pin code number is 410206.

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

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