Mumbai: Acting positively on the appeal of Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis the Sangamner District Action Committee spearheading agitation for creation of separate Sangamner District to be carved out of Ahmednagar district withdrew its agitation.
The agitation was going on since last 45 days. Taking cognizance of this Chief Minister Fadanvis called them for discussion. The meeting was held at Sahyadri Guest House where the Committee announced its decision to withdraw the stir.
Chief Minister Fadanvis said that the government has appointed a committee for creation of new district and is currently studying the information received so far 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.
Leader of Opposition in the Assembly Radhakrushna Vikhe Patil, MLA Dr Sudhir Tambe, Sangamner Municipal President Durgatai Tambe and leaders of the action committee, all party leaders and citizens were present on the occasion.