Warana – Kodoli

Brief History :-

Warana Group (Warana Nagar) situated on the banks of the Warana River, and lies in a green valley about 35 kilometers from the city of Kolhapur, and about 400 kilometers from Mumbai. It is ultimately developed area for sugar factory, educational, dairy products and many more. Warana is the unique name that stands as forerunner in the co-operative movement in India. The beauty of this land shows richness of human technologies. Late Shree Tatyasaheb Kore founded here sugar factory, dairy, education institutes like engineering, Dental College, military academy.

The transformation of Warana from a barren to its current prosperous and fertile region began with the setting up of a cooperative sugar factory near the village of Kodoli in 1959. The Warana Power Co-operative idea of generating energy through co-operative organization has grown in the mind of Vinay Kore; and in January 2005, Warana Power Co-operative have established. To start, Warana Power Co-operative took up six small hydropower projects form the state government of Maharashtra under the BOT (build–operate–transfer) policy.

All dairy products of Warana’s are testy and delicious..

Nearest Place to see :-

Panhala(15 km),Jotiba Temple(12km), Paijarwadi(13km), Amba Ghats(50km).