Boundaries

Haveri district is exactly in the center of Karnataka with equal distance from Bidar in the far north to Kollegal in the far south. It is bounded by Dharwad district on the north, by Gadag on north east, by Bellary on East, by Davangere on south, by Shimoga on southwest and by Uttar Kannada on west and north west.

The district is spread across an area of 4848 Sq.Kms. which is 2.53% of the area of Karnataka state. Haveri district has, for decentralized administration, two sub-divisions namely Haveri and Savanur with seven taluks namely Hanagal, Shiggaon, Savanur,Haveri,Byadagi, Hirekerur, and Ranebennur. Haveri being an administrative and political Head Quarters of the District, is 335 Kms. from Bangalore by road and 394 Kms. by rail.

Sub-Division Taluks
1.Haveri 1. Haveri
2. Byadagi
3. Hirekerur
4. Ranebennur
2.Savanur 1. Savanur
2. Shiggaon
3. Hanagal


Crops & Rivers & Minerals

Agriculture being the main occupation in the district, of the 485000 hectare of the geographical area of the district 360030 hectare is cultivated. Jawar, Cotton, Rice, Chilies, Gram, Groundnut, sunflower, sugarcane, and oilseeds are the major crops of the district. Varada, Kumadhvati, Dharma and Tungabhadra are the main rivers of the district. Apart from sand and building stones no other mineral ores are found in the district.

 

 

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