Yawal

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Yawal
यावल
city
Yawal is located in Maharashtra
Yawal
Yawal
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 21°10′00″N 75°42′00″E / 21.1667°N 75.7°E / 21.1667; 75.7Coordinates: 21°10′00″N 75°42′00″E / 21.1667°N 75.7°E / 21.1667; 75.7
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Jalgaon
Population (2016)[1]
 • Total 45,000
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 425301
Telephone code 02585
Vehicle registration MH-19

Yawal is a Taluka, city and municipal council in Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India.

Geography[edit]

Yawal (Taluka) consists of Atrawal, Kingaon, Anjale, Amoda, Sakali, Faizpur, Sangavi Bk and Nhavi. It has a very old fort said to have belonged to the Sansthanik Raje Nimbalkar.[2]

Zhambre-Deshmukhs were the original landlords of Yawal.[citation needed]

Yawal has 2 rivers (Harita and Sarita a.k.a. Hadkai and Khadkai).

Gavali Wadaa has a 9–10 km long wall. It is located on the Barhanpur–Ankaleshwar State Highway 4.[citation needed]

Demographics[edit]

Yawal is a Municipal Council city in district of Jalgaon, Maharashtra. The Yawal city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Yawal Municipal Council has population of 36,706 of which 18,965 are males while 17,741 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Yawal Municipal Council has total administration over 7,363 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

Temples[edit]

Ancient Maharishi Vyas Mandir
  • Shree Jagatguru Ved Maharshi Vyas Muni who wrote the Mahabharata.
  • Tarkeshwar Mandir.

Transport[edit]

Air[edit]

The nearest airport to Yawal is Jalgaon Airport which is just 45 km away. The nearest main railway station which is just 18 km Bhusawal.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Search details". Census India. Retrieved 18 August 2017. 
  2. ^ "Gazetteer of the Bombay Presidency: Khandesh". Printed at the Government Central Press. 18 August 1880. Retrieved 18 August 2017 – via Google Books.