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Gadhinglaj, Kolhapur, Maharashtra
Gadhinglaj is a taluka city in Kolhapur district of Maharastra with 25,356 inhabitants.
 
 Gadhinglaj is a taluka city in Kolhapur district in the western state of India, Maharashtra. It is located between 16.23° North latitude and 74.35° East longitude at a height of 623 metres (2043 feet) above mean sea level.

According to the 2001 census report, Gadhilanj in Maharashtra had a population of 25,356 inhabitants. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49% of the population. In Gadhinglaj, 11% of the poulation is less than six years of age. Gadhinglaj has an average literacy rate of 78% which is higher than the national average literacy rate of 59.5%. The male literacy rate is 84% and the female literacy rate is 72%.

The major tourist interests in and around the Gadhinglaj, Maharashtra are Kalbhairav Temple, Mahalaxmi Temple, Samangarh hillfort, Kasturba garden, Tilak garden, Rajarshi Shahu garden and Shendri lake.

(Last Updated on : 02/02/2009)
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