Khandwa city is the administrative headquarters of the district.Khandwa District formerly known as East Nimar District, is a district of Madhya Pradesh state. The District is in Indore Division of Madhya Pradesh.
Geography of Khandwa
Khandwa District lies in the Nimar region, which includes the lower valley of the Narmada River. The Narmada rivers forms part of the northern boundary of the district, and the Satpura Range form the southern boundary of the district. Khandwa district is bounded on the east side by the Betul and Hoshangabad District and Burhanpur District on south side, on the west side by West Nimar District ,and on the north side by Dewas District. Khandwa district has an area of 6206 km² .
Latitude of Khandwa city : 21 degrees, 49.3 minutes North
Longitude of Khandwa city : 76 degrees, 20.8 minutes East
Khandwa district was surrendered by the Marathas to the British Raj in 1818, and later became part of the Central Provinces and Berar. The name of the city is derived from "Khandav Van", which literally means Khandav Forests.
Sub Division in Khandwa District
In Khandwa there are 3 Sub Division
Tehsils in Khandwa District
In Khandwa there are 5 Tehsils
Railway Stations in Khandwa District
Mordar Railway Station
Tukaithad Railway Station
Amlakhurd Railway Station
Khandwa Railway Station
Omkareshwar Road Railway Station
Takal Railway Station
Gurhi Railway Station
Nepanagar Railway Station
Bus Station in Khandwa District
Khandwa Bus Station
Omkareshwar Bus Station
Tourist Place in Khandwa District
Ghantaghar (Clock Tower),Khandwa
Sagar Dam at Narmada Nagar Near Punasa
Dada Dhuni Wale Darbar Khandwa
District Collectorate Building, Khandwa
Turja Bhavani Mata Temple, Khandwa
Nav Chandi Devi Dham , Khandwa
Nagchun Dam, Khandwa
Gauri Kunja, Khandwa
Ichhapur (Temple of Ichhadevi) in Burhanpur District
Colleges in Khandwa District
Government College Of Education, Khandwa
Scholars Academy Scholars Den School, Khandwa
Shri NK Post Graduate College, Khandwa
Government Polytechnic, Khandwa
MNL Law College, Khandwa
S Neelkantheswar Government Post Graduate College, Khandwa
SB College Of Education, Khandwa
Makhanlal Chaturvedi Government Girls Post Graduate College, Khandwa
St Paul College Alias St Paul Academy, Khandwa
Horizon Educational Societys Millennium B Ed College, Khandwa
MLC Girls Degree College, Khandwa
Government Womens Polytechnic - Burhanpur, Khandwa
Industries in Khandwa District
M/s. Vikash udhyog
M/s. Vinod Industries
M/s. Peak Foods
M/s. Agrawal Indotex Ltd.
M/s. Khalsa Oversease Ltd.
M/s. Khandwa Oils
M/s. Vainkatt udhyog
M/s. Agrawal Flour Mill
M/s. Nayan Agro Ltd.
M/s. Parricott Papper cup India Ltd.
M/s. Amity Pollymors
M/s. Hemant Industries