Ner Dhule

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Ner Dhule
Ner
village
Ner Dhule is located in Maharashtra
Ner Dhule
Ner Dhule
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 20°56′33″N 74°30′51″E / 20.94250°N 74.51417°E / 20.94250; 74.51417Coordinates: 20°56′33″N 74°30′51″E / 20.94250°N 74.51417°E / 20.94250; 74.51417
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Dhule
Talukas Dhule
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 424303
Vehicle registration MH 18

Ner, is a village standing on the Panjhara River in Dhule district of Maharashtra state in India.

Location[edit]

Ner lies about 22.53 km. (14 miles) west of Dhule. National Highway 6 (NH 6) passes through Ner.

History[edit]

Ner had been a part of Khandesh region since the time of the Faruqi Kings. The Mughal emperor Akbar had made Ner the headquarters of a mahal in the Sarkar of Nandurbar with an annual revenue of 7,22,760 daams. Traces of its former consequence are seen in the Muhammedan tombs that still line the main road leading into the village. It, along with the neighbouring villages, suffered much during the 1872 floods of Panjhara.

Economy[edit]

Most of the economy is agriculture related. Vegetables grown in the village are sold in the markets of Surat, Nasik and Mumbai. Crops such as Millet, Chilli, Groundnuts, Sugarcane, Gram, Cotton, Wheat, Jowar, etc. are also grown. In ner the great manopanchit parshvnath jain temple, an 100 years old jain temple and statue of manopanchit parshvnath is only the statue in India out of 108 parshvnath gods.

Administration[edit]

Ner has as Village Gram Panchayat for day-to-day administration. The District Zilla Panchayat headquarters is at Dhule and the Block Panchayat is also at Dhule.

Ner has no commercial banks, co-operative banks, agricultural credit societies, non-agricultural credit societies or other credit societies present within the village.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

http://www.maharashtra.gov.in/english/gazetteer/DHULIA/places_Ner.html
http://www.whereincity.com/india/pincode/maharashtra/dhule.htm