District is situated in Maharashtra state of India. Pune city is the district
establishment of the Nizamshahi rule with Ahmednagar
as its headquarters, practically the whole of the Poona territory, perhaps with
the exception of Indapur,
which still continued to be under at least the nominal suzerainty of Yusuf Adil
Khan of Bijapur,
came under the unified control of the Nizamshahi. The territory was formed into
a separate district or sarkar, with sub-divisions called paragana and smaller
ranges called prant or desh. From such records as are available it appears that
the revenue collection was mostly farmed amongst the important chieftains who
were henchmen of the Nizamshahi. There was indeed an officer of the Nizamshahi
who was charged with the responsibility of supervising and administering the
functions of police and criminal justice, civil suits, as a rule, seem to have
been referred to local panchayats.
District is in the western region in Maharashtra in India. It is bounded by Thane
District to the northwest, Raigad
District to the west, Satara
District to the south, Solapur
District to the southeast, and Ahmednagar
District to the north and northeast.
district is located between 17.5�
to 19.2� North and 73.2� to 75.1�
East. In Pune district, there are two municipal
corporations, namely Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) and Pimpri-Chinchawad
Municipal Corporation (PCMC).
Chinchwad is located at the West of Pune city, touching the Pune- Mumbai
National highway. The corporation covers the area of Nigdi, Akurdi, Pimpri,
Chinchwad and Bhosari. The said area is developed by MIDC as an industrial zone
District is home to Pune University. The City itself is known as Oxford of the
East. Famous colleges include Tolani Maritime Institute (nautical technology, marine
engineering, presea, DWST), Wadia college, BMCC, College of Engineering,
Maharshi Karve Stree Shikshan Samstha's colleges, D.Y.patil college, Bharati
Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Abhijit Kadam Football Development Centre, B.J.
Medical College, Fergusson College,
S.P. College, Abasaheb Garware College, ILS Law College, AFMC,
MIT (Maharashtra Institute of Technology), Symbiosis Arts & Commerce College,
International University, Deccan
College, Agriculture college,
education in Pune District is administered by the Zilla Parishad. There are a
number of Primary and Secondary Schools in the district.
the district is divided into 14 talukas & 13
Panchayat Samitis. These are Junnar tehsil,
tehsil, Khed tehsil,
tehsil, Mulshi tehsil,
tehsil, Bhor tehsil,
tehsil, Purandar tehsil,
tehsil, Indapur tehsil,
tehsil, Baramati tehsil
tehsil. Pune city is the administrative
headquarters of the district. There are around 1,866 villages in the district.
Sabha constituencies in this district. These
are Junnar, Ambegaon, Khed-Alandi, Maval, Mulshi, Haveli, Bopodi, Shivajinagar,
Parvati (SC), Kasba Peth, Bhvani Peth, Pune Cantonment,
Shirur, Daund, Indapur, Baramati, Purandhar and Bhor. The 4 Lok Sabha
constituencies of the district are Pune, Baramati, Shirur and Maval . It is an
industrial center as well as agriculture based economy.