Dhule district is a district of Maharashtra state in central India and Dhule city is the administrative headquarters of the district.
Geography of Dhule
District is bounded by district Nandurbar in the North-West , District Nashik in south and District Jalgaon in East. north by Satpuda Hill ranges.District covers the 8,063 km2 area.
Main Rivers : Tapi river originating from ranges of Gavilgad is the major river in the District. Tributaries of Tapi river are as below -- Tapi River - Arunavati , Vaki , Bori , Panzara , Kan, Aner , Gomati Burai , Amaravati , Madari , Bhad , Nagan.
Latitude of Dhule city : 20 38' to 21 61' N
Longitude of Dhule city : 73 50' to 75 11' E.
About Dhule District
The District of Dhulia was previously known as West Khandesh district On 1 July 1998, Dhule district was then bifurcated in 2 separate districts now known as Dhule and Nandurbar.
The city of Dhule is situated at a distance of about 340 kilometers from Mumbai. Pune lies at a distance of approximately 350 kilometers. There are 3 major National Highways passing through the Dhule district. They are NH-6, NH-3 and NH-211.
Sub division of Dhule District
Dhule District is divided into 2 sub division
Tahsils in Dhule District
Dhule District divide into 15 tahsils or talukas
Railway Station in Dhule District
Dhule Railway Station
Dondaicha Railway Station
Bus Station in Dhule District
Dhule Bus Station
Sakri Bus Station
Dondaicha Bus Station
Shirpur Bus Station
Tourist Place in Dhule District
Eekvira devi Temple
Toranmal Hill Station
Rajwade Sanshodhan mandir
Samarth Vagdevta mandir
Satpuda hills, Fort Of Akka Rani
Balaji Temple at Shirpur
Kanhaiyalal Maharaj temple
Engineering Colleges in Dhule District
SSVPS's B.S.D College of Engineering & Polytechnic
SES College of Engineering
Gangamai College of Engineering
Medical Colleges in Dhule District
JMF's ACPM Medical College
Shri Bhausaheb Hire Government Medical College
JMF's ACPM Dental College
Colleges in Dhule District
Abhay Yuwa Kalyan Kendra's College of Education
Z.B.Patil College (Formerly, Jai Hind College Of Arts, Science & Commerce)
Jai Hind Junior College
L.M.Sardar Urdu Jr.College Deopur Dhule
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial Law College
Dhule Education Society’s College of Education
Vidya Vardhini College
Palesha College of Commerce
Institute of Management Education (Palesha Campus)
Major Crops of Dhule District
Bajra, jowar, cotton, wheat and sugarcane are the main crops of this district.