Watre

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Watre
Village
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Karnataka
District Belgaum
Talukas Khanapur
Languages
  Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Watre is a village in Belgaum district in the southern state of Karnataka, India. [1]

Belgaum district district in India

Belgaum is a district in the state of Karnataka, India. The city of Belgaum is the district headquarters in North Karnataka. it houses the second legislative building, where the Karnataka Legislature will meet once a year. According to the 2011 Census of India, it has a population of 4,778,439 of which 24.03% live in urban areas, making it the second most populous district in Karnataka, after Bangalore. The district has an area of 13,415 square kilometers, and is bounded on the west and north by Maharashtra state, on the northeast by Bijapur District, on the east by Bagalkote District, on the southeast by Gadaga District, on the south by Dharawad District and Uttara Kannada districts, and on the southwest by the state of Goa.

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References

  1. Village Directory, 2001 Census of India