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Profile of Pune
Geographical Features
Transport & Communication
Industry
Industrial Opportunities
Incentives
Fisheries
Medical Facilities
Educational Facilities

Time line
From AD1000 To 1640
From 1640 To 1730
From 1803 To 1912
From 1916 To 1940
From 1941 To 1970
From 1988 To 1999
Geographical Features
 
Geographical Area 15,643   Sq.Km.
Normal Rainfall 1,150 m.m.
Taluka 14.
Per Capita Income
(at Current Prices)
Rs.  4,227
Population (1991 Census)
(Total )
5,533
Male 2,861
Female 2,671
Density 351 Per Sq.Km
Livestock (Husbandry ) 1,793
(Poultry ) 3,384
Growth Centres Basanti, Junnar, Bhor, Shirur.
Industrial Areas Paravati, Lonavala, Baramati, Bhor Gultekdi, Ghorpade Path, Indrayani, Shirpur.
Literacy 71.05%
Commercial Banks 457
Transport & Communication
 
Railway Length 311 Kms.
National Highway Length 343  Kms.
State Highway Length 778 Kms.
Post & Telegraph Offices 844
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Industry
Sugar Factories 7
Spinning Mills 2
Registered Factories 2,607
Number of Industrial Estates Established 10
Registered Small Scale Units (as on 31-03-93) 12,331 *
No. of Joint Stock Companies 4,029
Major Industrial Areas in Pune Districts as on 30-06-1993
Name of the Area Area Planned Hac. Total Plots No. Plots Alotted No. Plots In Prdn.No. Plots Under Const. No. Sheds Built Up No. Sheds Alloted No.
Pimpri-
Chinchwad (Major Industrial Areas)
1224.12 s 2657 2508  2118 23 354 345
Jejuri  (Major Industrial Area) 118.37 163 148 48 26 15 10
Kukumbh  (Major Industrial Areas) 483.28 104 25 2 10 --- ---
Talwade (Major Industrial Areas) 75.00 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Pandare (Major Industrial Areas) 28.22 2 2 - -- 2 - - - - - -
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Prominent Industries
 
Prominent Industries in  Pimpri-Chinchwad Industrial Area TELCO Ltd., Century Enka Ltd., Finolex Pipes, Formica, Bajaj Auto, Auto, Garware Wall Ropes, Thermax, Pieco Electronics & Electrical, Swastik Asbestos Products, Cloride India etc.
Jejuri Industrial Area Indiana Conveyors, Temetion Foods, boots Co. (India), Baker Oil Retrad- ing, Performs Polymer & Chem., Incab Industrial.
Kurkumbha Industrial Area SM Syechem, Fibre Boards, J.F. Laboratories, Amines Chemicals, Amex Carbonates, Alkali Amines, Alkali Organics, Cipla Ltd.,Task Industries, International Catlis, Ceat Finance, Pearl Polymers, Dia-lchi Gosems, etc.
Talwade Industrial Area Software Technology Park.
Pandare (Part-I) Baramati Soot Girni  At Baramati Growth Centre the following prominent industries are coming up Kalyani Steel, Mahindra & Mahindra, Greaves Cotton Co., Seema Textiles, Baramati Textiles, Hemraj Exports, Spentex Indsutries, Canwood Hind, Baramati Solvents, etc.
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Industrial Opportunities:
 
  1. Industries having scope for expansion or setting up of new units are:
  2. Cotton Textiles
  3. Woolen Textiles;
  4. Rubber, Plastics, Petroleum & Coal Products;
  5. Chemical & Chemical Products;
  6. Basic Metals & Alloys;
  7. Metal Products
  8. Non-electrical Machinery;
  9. Electrical Machinery;
  10. Transport Equipment; and
  11. Electricity.
Besides, the following specific industries have good scope for development: dairies, cattle, breeding, goat and sheep rearing, bee-keeping, poultry, cattle feed, floriculture, tan extract, starch, paper boards, food, fruits and vegetable processing, sugar and its by-products, packaging, surgical cotton, cold storage, engineering goods, alcohol-based industries, soyabean oil and meal, carbonated drinks, industrial machinery, bakeries, canning, rope manufacturing and tourism.
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Development of Industrial units in MIDC Industrial Areas in the district as on 31-03-93
 
No. of Areas:
Major 7
Mini 5
Growth Centre 4
No. of Plots
Developed 3377
Alloted 3131
Available 246
Industries Set up
No . 2731
Investment (Rs. mln) 8127.6
Employment 92349
Incentives
 
Category of Incentive Talukas eligible
Group A Haveli, Khed, Moval, Mulshi, Pune city
Group B Bhor, Haveli, Maval, Mulshi, Shirur.
Group C Baramati, Daund, Indapur, Junnar, Khed, Purandhar, Velhe.
Group D+ Ambegaon.
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Fisheries
 
Coastline NIL Kms.
Production 5,557 Tonness
 
Medical Facilities
 
Hospitals 155
Primary Health Centres 82
Sub Centres 501
Dispensaries 393
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Educational Facilities
 
Primary Schools 3,677
Secondary Schools 416
Higher Secondary Schools 143
Colleges 48
Industrial Technical Instt. 18
Engineering Colleges 11
Includes Provisionally registered SSIs

i) Directorate of Economics & Statistics;
ii) Economic Survey of Maharashtra 1993-94;
iii) Growth Centres in Maharashtra-Industrial Opportunities and challenges, MEDC.

N.B.: AS ON MARCH 31, 1998

 
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