Eastern region of the Indian state of Maharashtra

Vidarbha    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Vidarbha: Eastern region of the Indian state of Maharashtra
Vidarbha is a geographical region in the east of the Indian state of Maharashtra and a proposed state of western India, comprising the state's Amravati and Nagpur divisions. Amravati Division's former name is Berar. It occupies 31.6% of the total area and holds 21.3% of the total population of Maharashtra. It borders the state of Madhya Pradesh to the north, Chhattisgarh to the east, Telangana to the south and Marathwada and Uttar Maharashtra regions of Maharashtra to the west. Situated in central India. The largest city in Vidarbha is Nagpur followed by Amravati, Akola, Chandrapur and Gondia. A majority of Vidarbha residents speak Varhadi and Zadi dialects of Marathi.


You Might Like

Locals in village of Maharashtra's Amravati district forced to drink dirty water

Amravati falls within the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, where the water crisis has been a longstanding issue. Due to climate vulnerability, Vidarbha is one of the regions worst hit by this crisis...
IndiaTimes - Published

Weather update: IMD predicts rainfall, thunderstorms in several states this week; check full forecast

Scattered light to moderate rainfall is also predicted in east Uttar Pradesh, Haryana-Chandigarh-Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, and Vidarbha.
DNA - Published

Union minister Nitin Gadkari collapses due to heat during rally in Maharashtra

During his whirlwind tour of Vidarbha for the second-phase campaign, Union Minister and senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari collapsed briefly on the dais while addressing a rally in Pusad, Yavatmal-Washim..
IndiaTimes - Published

Weather update: IMD issues heatwave, rainfall alert in these states till April 22, check forecast here

In Central India, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, and Madhya Pradesh are likely to witness isolated to scattered rainfall with thunderstorms, lightning, and gusty winds from April 19 to 22.
DNA - Published

Direct battles and factional rivalry define Vidarbha's electoral landscape; Congress & BJP lock horns in key constituencies, 2 Senas face-off on 2 seats

Vidarbha's intense Lok Sabha polls witness face-offs between major parties, intra-party clashes in Shiv Sena, and a triangular fight in Akola. Battles intensify in Nagpur, Bhandara, Chandrapur,..
IndiaTimes - Published

Caste census will hit national unity, RSS tells BJP, Shiv Sena MLAs

RSS has disapproved of the stand taken by political parties, including BJP, on conducting a nationwide caste census. It spelled out its opposition during a meeting with Maharashtra's BJP and Shiv Sena..
IndiaTimes - Published

From Humble Beginnings to Rising Star: Pramod Manmode's Vision for Vidarbha's Youth

Manmode, a man who defied conventional expectations and carved his path, is determined to ignite the entrepreneurial spirit within Vidarbha's youth.
DNA - Published

Maha tiger covers 2,000 km crosses 4 states to reach Odisha

A male tiger from Tadoba landscape in Bramhapuri in Maharashtra travelled around 2,000 km to reach Odisha, traversing forests across 4 states in search of a safe territory and a mate, reports Vijay..
IndiaTimes - Published

Pro-Vidarbha activist detained for issuing death threats to Devendra Fadnavis, Mungantiwar

A pro-Vidarbha state activist has been detained from Chandrapur district for allegedly posting objectionable remarks on social media against Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and..
IndiaTimes - Published

Weather update: IMD predicts heavy rain in MP, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand; check latest forecast

According to the India Meteorological Department, heavy rainfall is predicted over the following four days in Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand, East Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Vidarbha. Check the..
DNA - Published

IMD weather update: Severe heatwave conditions to persist for 3-4 days in these states, rain to follow afterwards

Meteorological department forecasted intense heatwave conditions in Odisha, Vidarbha, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu followed by a..
DNA - Published

Scattered to fairly widespread rainfall in parts of India during next few days

The IMD has forecast fairly widespread/ widespread light to moderate rainfall with thunderstorm and lightning over Gujarat, Konkan, Vidarbha, East Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Coastal Karnataka and..
IndiaTimes - Published

IMD weather update: Increased rainfall is likely over Northwest, Central India from Monday

A trough from west Rajasthan to Gangetic West Bengal will bring rain, thunder, and lightning to Chhattisgarh and Vidarbha, according to IMD's report.
DNA - Published

Heavy rains in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Vidarbha from June 15-17, check weather in your city

Isolated heavy rains are predicted over Vidarbha on Wednesday, east Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, Thursday and Chhattisgarh from Wednesday to Friday.
DNA - Published

Weather Update: Heatwave continues in some states including Delhi, monsoon likely to reach Maharashtra in next two days

Heatwave conditions can occur in some areas of east Vidarbha, Uttarakhand, northwest Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, south UP and northeast MP.
DNA - Published

Heatwave likely in Punjab, Uttarakhand, Haryana and Delhi till Thursday, check your city's weather

IMD predicted heatwave conditions in Odisha, UP, Madhya Pradesh, Jammu division, Himachal Pradesh, Vidarbha and north Jharkhand for the next two days.
DNA - Published

IMD forecast: Severe heat wave in north and central India, know weather prediction in other places

The mercury has started touching 40-41 degree Celsius in Vidarbha and Marathwada of Maharashtra, West Rajasthan, Gujarat, and West Madhya Pradesh.
DNA - Published

From the hinterland of Vidarbha, an edu movement places first-gen learners in top institutes

IndiaTimes - Published