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Pune District

Pune is a district in the state of Maharashtra.

Pune District is a district in Maharashtra state. Pune city is the district headquarters. According to the 2011 census Pune District has a population of 9,426,959.

The district is divided into 14 talukas and 13 Panchayat Samitis. They are Junnar tehsil, Ambegaon tehsil, Khed tehsil, Maval tehsil, Mulshi tehsil, Velhe tehsil, Bhor tehsil, Haveli tehsil, Purandar tehsil, Pune City tehsil, Indapur tehsil, Daund tehsil, Baramati tehsil and Shirur tehsil. There are around 1,866 villages in the district.

There are 18 Vidhan Sabha constituencies in this district. They are Junnar, Ambegaon, Khed-Alandi, Maval, Mulshi, Haveli, Bopodi, Shivajinagar, Parvati (SC), Kasba Peth, Bhvani Peth, Pune Cantonment, Shirur, Daund, Indapur, Baramati, Purandhar and Bhor. The four Lok Sabha constituencies of the district are Pune, Baramati, Shirur and Maval (is shared by Raigad district).

Pune city and the twin city Pimpri-Chinchwad are the major cities in the district. Pune city is administered by the Pune Municipal Corporation while Pimpri - Chinchwad is administered by the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation. There are three cantonment areas in the district. They are Pune Cantonment, Khadki Cantonment, and Dehu Road Cantonment.