Dahod District, also known as Dohad District is a district of Gujarat state in western India. Dahod city is the district's administrative headquarters.
Geography of Dahod
Dahod District is surrounded by Sabarkantha District and Vansvada District of Rajasthan in the north side, Zabua District of Madhya Pradesh in the east and south side and Godhara District in the west side.Geographical area of Dahod district 38204204 Hec.
Main Rivers : Dudhamati, Panam, Majan, Hadaf, Kali, Khan River
Latitude of Dahod city : 20°30' to 23°30' North
Longitude of Dahod city : 73°15' to 74°30' East
About Dahod District
On 2-10-1997, Dahod district has come in to existence with the division of Panchmahals district of Gujarat. Dahod is the birth place of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb, was born in the fort of Dahod in 1618.
The district population is mostly rural, and a majority of the district's residents are Tribals, mostly Bhils. Dahod District also has the second largest population of "Dawoodi Bohra" sect of Muslims in India.
Talukas in Dahod District
Dahod District divide into 6 talukas
Cities and Towns in Dahod District
Railway Stations in Dahod District
Dahod Railway Station
Anas Railway Station
Piplod Junction Railway Station
Bus Stations in Dahod District
Dahod Bus Station
Devgadh Bariya Bus Station
Tourist Place in Dahod District
Ratanpur Ta. Dhanpur
Panchkrishna temple, Therka, Ta. Zalod
Mangadh hill, Gadhada, Ta. Fatepure, District Dahod
Kedarnath temple, Chosala
Dhudhar Dev Shiv Mandir Chakaliya, Ta. Zalod
Bhamrechi Mata temple, Ta. Limkheda
Devzari Mahadev temple, Rozam, Ta. Dahod
Basket Lake (Talab)
Colleges in Dahod District
Kabir Vikas Mandal Dasa Sanchalit Arts College
Dahod Arts College
Government Engineering College Dahod
K R Desai Arts And Commerce College
Shri S. R. Bhabhor Arts College
Y. S. Arts And K. S. S. Commerce College
Navjivan Arts And Commerce College
Government Polytechnic Dahod
Economy of Dahod District
Dahod and Devgarh Baria talukas have maximum industrial units.Major SSIs in the district are in the sectors such as rubber and plastic products, minerals, food products, engineering, readymade garments, agro processing etc. Agriculture is the main activity of this district.