Sangli is a famous district in the western region of Maharashtra. It is well known for its social, cultural and political activities.
Sangli is connected to all major cities like Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Agra, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Goa, Ahmedabad, Nagpur, etc. by direct express trains. Sangli is a well-planned city with broad roads.
Textile mills, foundries, sugar factories and a unit of Kirloskar Brothers in the area covered by the district. This gave boost to the development of industries, co-operative industrial estates and the MIDC in the district. At present the industries in the district are mainly established in the area of the industrial estates and MIDC Three industrial estates in the district are developed in the co-operative sector. In addition to these, 5 other MIDC areas have been established in the district.
At present there are 29 big industries, of which 8 are sugar mills. The other industries are foundries, machine shops, L.P.G. Bottling, spinning mills, agricultural dairy farms, etc.
There are about 10,000 units in the district. About 6,600 units are functioning from industrial estates / MIDC areas, hundreds of small workshops, fabrication units and multipurpose workshops are spread all over the city. Products like cloth, dhoti, packing material, animal and poultry feeds, food reprocessing, yarn, spare parts of machinery, electric pumps, monoblock pumps, edible oil, electronic spares etc. are manufactured in these units.
The required infrastructure i.e. raw material, electricity, land, labour, etc. is available in this area. Two more industrial estates are also coming up in the district.
|USP||Hot Residential Place||Hot Commercial Space||Infrastructure||Future|
|Sangli is connected to all major cities like Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Agra, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Goa, Ahmedabad, Nagpur, etc||Maruti Road ,M.G.(Main) Road ,Ganapati Peth ,Miraj Market , Madhavnagar ,Mahaveer Nagar(Vakhar Bhag) are the commercial hub in the city||The city has an adequate infrastructure facilities.
|The Miraj and Khanapur taluka come under the ‘C’ zone and Kavathe Mahankal, Jath, Atpadi, Tasgaon and Walwa talukas come under the ‘D’ zone. The newly established units in these areas can avail of the benefit of various schemes offered by the Goverment in this regard. As the area has a agricultural base it offers a good scope for agro based industrial units to develop.|
|Availability and affordable prices of land.||The Municipal Corporation in the city has developed a number of 100 feet wide roads, which have helped to reduce the traffic on the main roads.
|Sangli is emerging Wind Power Hub in Asia which would generate employment for thousands of skilled / unskilled youth.|
SANGLI at a Glance
Geographical Area: 8601.5 sq. km.
Population : 22,09,488 (1991) Male : 11,28,521 Female : 10,80,961
Weather Max : 37 to 39 degree celcius Min : 12 to 15 degree celcius
River : Krishna
Languages : Marathi, Hindi, English, Gujarati, Kannada