Khamgaon

Published: 16.02.2016

Khamgaon, Maharashtra, 444303, India

Khamgaon

a city in Buldhana District, Maharashtra, India. It has most of the government offices in the district.[citation needed] Khamgaon is the biggest city in the Buldhana district and there have been demands to carve out a separate Khamgaon district from the Buldana district. The proposed Khamgaon District would comprise Khamgaon, Shegaon, Sangrampur (Sonala), Jagaon (Jamod), Malkapur, Nandura and Motala tehsils.

Sant Gajanan Maharaj Shegaon, a holy place of the Hindus, is located near Khamgaon.

Khamgaon was previously known as Khamkhed. It was the major cotton hub during British time. The city has many old buildings from the British era.

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