Khatav

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Khatav
खटाव
Taluka
Khatav is located in Maharashtra
Khatav
Khatav
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 17°39′16″N 74°21′41″E / 17.6545°N 74.3614°E / 17.6545; 74.3614Coordinates: 17°39′16″N 74°21′41″E / 17.6545°N 74.3614°E / 17.6545; 74.3614
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Satara
Elevation 777 m (2,549 ft)
Population
 • Total 2,75,187
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Khatav is a town and taluka (administrative division) located in the Phaltan subdivision of the Satara district, India.[1] Khatav has a population of about 10,000.[citation needed]

Geography[edit]

Khatav is situated to the south of the Satara district. Vaduj is the capital of the taluka, which is located 13 km south of Khatav. Khatav is surrounded by the Man, Karad, Phaltan and Koregaon talukas. The taluka receives less rainfall than most and is categorised as a drought affected region.

Towns in the taluka[edit]

Vaduj is the main town of Khatav Taluka. Most government offices like Telecom(BSNL), State Bank of India (SBI), PWD, district court are located in Vaduj.

Other towns in Khatav talukha are :-

* Mayani
* Pusegaon
* Aundh (Satara)
* Kaledhon
* Pusesavali
* Nidhal 
* chitali 
* Khatav

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