Amravati is seventh most popular metropolitan area in Maharashtra. It is also the administrative headquarter of the district.
The city has emerged as a major educational center in Central India Offering many majors including medical and engineering courses.
It also offers variety of tourist destinations like pilgrimage, wild life sanctuary to sightseeing. To name a few Chikhaldara, Muktaigri, Salbardi, Waigaon are famous tourist destinations. Close by is the famous Melghat Tiger Project which has more than 100 tigers.
Amravati is a growing industrial centre in Maharashtra with cotton mills, developing Textiles center and important agro industries etc.
It has a multi-product Special Economic Zone (SEZ) of 2500 acres which caters to many industries such as food processing, textile and spinning, agro based, bio tech, etc. It has a mega Thermal Power Project as well.
MADC is developing an airport which is notified under UDAN-RCS Scheme
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