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Jalna District

Jalna district (Marathi: जालना जिल्हा) is an administrative district in the state of Maharashtra in western India. Jalna town is the district headquarters.

The district is part of Aurangabad division. The district occupies an area of 7718 km. The district is bounded on the north by Jalgaon district, on the east by Parbhani and Buldhana districts, on the south by Beed district and on the west by Aurangabad district.

The district is known for Jamb Samarth village, the birthplace of Samarth Ramdas Swami. The Battle of Assaye was fought on September 23, 1803 near the village of Assaye located near Jafrabad in this district.

The district is divided into two sub-divisions, Jalna and Partur.
These are further divided into eight talukas :

  • Jalna
  • Ambad
  • Bhokardan
  • Badnapur
  • Ghansavangi
  • Partur
  • Mantha
  • Jafrabad

The district has five Vidhan Sabha constituencies: Partur, Ghansawangi, Jalna, Badnapur and Bhokardan. While Partur and Ghansawangi are part of Parbhani Lok Sabha constituency, the other three are part of the lone Lok Sabha constituency of the district, Jalna.

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