Darwha is a town and a municipal council in Yavatmal district in the state of Maharashtra, India.
Locals believe Rango Bapuji Gupte, a freedom fighter lived incognito for some time and the town has a famous 'Golibar Chowk', square where British soldiers supposedly open fired on an unarmed gathering.
The place is also famous for its temples. 'Ambadevi Temple' is located in older part of town and resemble to temple of goddess Amba in Amaravati. 'Eid gah' is located near railway station. 'Mallikarjun Temple' is the most ancient temple in town of lord Shiva and is located on the outside of town. 'Chintamani Temple' of lord Ganesha is located at Yavatamal road 3 km from the town. A old 'math', hermitage for renunciants (Sannyasis) is located on Pusad road.
Darwha is well connected to nearby towns like Yavatmal, Amaravati, Pusad by road. It also falls on the Shakuntala Express route. The train station is known as Motibag. Shakuntala Express was founded by British Government when they ruled India. Due to its age, it has gained historical importance.
Darwha has both municipal schools as well as private schools. Apart from primary, secondary schools, Darwha has junior colleges for art, science and commerce. It also homes ITI college, Pharmacy college, Agriculture and BEd/DEd colleges.
Prominent educational institutes :
* Navsanjivan Shikshan Mandal's College of Pharmacy
* Mungasaji Maharaj Mahavidyalaya
* Mungsaji Maharaj College Of Physical Education
Taluka : Darwha
STD Code : 07238
Pin Code : 445202
Police Contact : 07238-254161
Tahsildar Contact : 07238-254152
Details of Post Office DARWHA, YAVATMAL
Post Office: DARWHA
Post Office Type: SUB OFFICE
Pin Code: 445202 (Click to see all Post Offices with same Pin Code)
Contact Address: Postmaster, Post Office DARWHA (SUB OFFICE), YAVATMAL, MAHARASHTRA (MH), India (IN), Pin Code:- 445202
List of Banks In Darwha
STATE BANK OF INDIA, Darwha
Address: DIST YAVATMAL, MAHARASHTRA 445202
District: YAVATMAL (Click here for all the branches of "STATE BANK OF INDIA" in "YAVATMAL" District)
Contact: 07238- 254259
IFSC Code: SBIN0000356 (used for RTGS and NEFT transactions)
Branch Code: Last six characters of IFSC Code represent Branch code.
MICR Code: 445002736