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About Neral

Neral is a town in Raigad district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is 83 km+ developing city of Raigad district which is well connected to Panvel, Mumbai, Thane and Pune. Local people from communities like Agri, Kumbhar, Brhamin, Muslim, etc settled here because this place was key route to Matheran and vikatgad which were politically important for maratha empire, Mughal empire and East India Company. Neral to Matheran Train Route was devoloped by East India Company For traiding and colonial pourposes. hutatma vir bhai kotwal was a great hero who rebel against British Police in Neral - Matheran. The village was founded around in 12th century by Chanche family, due to heavy floods wiped out their most of the cultivating land. The place where Chanche family shifted NeralPada Many other families from surrounding villages followed the same in following years to safeguard themselves from regular floods affecting their homes, farms and animals.

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