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Ever wondered that is it even possible that there might ever be another city like Mumbai? Well my friend your dream might just even come true. Pune yet another city located in the state ofMaharashtra is said to be the Mumbai in making. Pune is a city which is located on the Deccan plateau on the river banks of the Mutha river is one of the cities that is developing at the highest rate. Pune is the second largest city in Maharashtra and the 8th largest metropolitan country in India. It also has the 6th highest per capita income. So let’s see in this article as to why is Pune the most liveable city.
Pune and it’s educational services –
Pune is said to be a home of over a 100 educational institutes and over 10 deemed universities. In fact the educational institutes are so good here that it attracts students from abroad. Pune is the home to the largest Japanese teaching institute in the country it also has amazing institutes for French and Germany. The city consists of so many institutes that it is known as the ” Oxford of the east”. Pune hosts the Military Intelligence Training School which offers diploma courses in counter intelligence, combat intelligence, aerial imagery and interpretation, among others. It also is the home.to one of the best colleges for engineering, IT related fields , management , film and television, etc. It has institutes like flames, symbiosis, DY Patil, BJ medical college.
Pune the automobile and IT hub-
Pune is the home to largest diesel company the Kirlsolkar. The Kirloskar Group came to Pune in 1945 by setting up Kirloskar Oil Engines, India’s largest diesel engine company, at Khadki.] The group has several subsidiaries in Pune including Kirloskar Pneumatics and Kirloskar Brothers Limited, one of India’s largest manufacturers and exporters of pumps and the largest infrastructure pumping project contractor in Asia. It also has automotive Companies such as Bajaj Auto, Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Mercedes Benz, Force Motors, Kinetic Motors, General Motors, Land Rover, Jaguar, Renault, Volkswagen, and Fiat. The Rajiv Gandhi infotech is a 600 billion project. It consist of 800 IT companies of all kinds large scale as well as small scale. Pune is also considered as a big hub for Startups.
Tourism in Pune –
One can really experience the roots of Marathwada in Pune it is said to be the cultural capital of Maharashtra. One can go to various places of historic and natural importance and have a really merry time .
1] Sinhagad fort-Located around 36 kms southwest of the city of Pune, Sinhagad Fort is built atop a cliff on the Bhuleshwar range of the Sahyadris. Literally translating to “Fort of the Lion”, Sinhagad Fort boasts of a rich history. These days it is a tourist attraction .
2] Mulshi dam and lake-Mulshi lake is formed in the catchment area of Mulshi dam. Known for its scenic beauty due to Sahyadri ranges, Koraigadh and Dhangad fort, it is a perfect gateway for nature lovers.
3]Dagdusheth -A divine place of worship devoted to Lord Ganapati, Shreemant Dagdusheth Halwai Ganapati temple is extremely famous for its religious festivities and is located in Pune, Maharashtra. The temple receives a considerable crowd of devotees every day who come to attend the daily pooja, abhisheka and the Arti of Lord Ganesh.
4]Katraj snake park- Katraj snake park is a home to one of the rarest snakes and also consist of a temple and various rare birds.
It also has various museums, temples, forts, parks, aashrams, malls, IT parks, the defense centre , etc.
Well be it tourism or be it a city to stay Pune is a really good city for both. And considering at the rate at which it grows it might end up being the second Mumbai and one of the most crucial cities in India and it might join the likes of Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai , Delhi.