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Separate Sangamner district stir withdrawn

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

An agitation for carving out separate district from district today withdrew its agitation on the appeal made by Chief Minister Devendra

The District Action Committee (SDAC) has been spearheading a campaign to create a separate district, since the last 45 days.

Fadanvis today called the SDAC for a discussion at Sahyadri Guest House, where the committee announced its decision to call off the stir, a government release stated.

The said the government has appointed a committee for the creation of the new district which is currently studying the data received from geographical and demographic angles.

"Proper decision on bifurcation of the district will be taken after receiving the report of the committee on special places, geography, and population, administrative facilities etc," said.

of Opposition in the Legislative Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil was prominent among those who were present.

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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 23:35 IST
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