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Kumbharli Ghat
The Pass
Elevation 625 m (2,051 ft)
Traversed by Karad–Chiplun State Highway
Location SataraRatnagiri Districts, Maharashtra, India
Range Western Ghats
Coordinates 17°26′N 73°39′E / 17.43°N 73.65°E / 17.43; 73.65

The Kumbharli Ghat is a mountain pass in Maharashtra, India cutting across the Western Ghats range. It connects the coastal Ratnagiri District Konkan region of Maharashtra with the Satara District Desh region on the Deccan plateau. It is one of few link roads between the Konkan and Ghatmaatha in Maharashtra. The road, a state highway, is at an average elevation of 625 m (2,051 ft). It links the cities of Chiplun (Ratnagiri district) and Karad (Satara district). Near the eastern end is the Koyna Dam.


This ghat is on the Karad-Chiplun state highway. Also, this highway joins to the NH-4 near Umbraj. Malharpeth, Patan and Koyananagar are the major cities on this road.

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Kumbharli Ghat on the way to Ratnagiri from Pune in 2004 maybe. Shot by my cousin who was riding pillion. shot using SONY DCR-TRV285E camcorder.

Kumbharli Ghat on the way from Karad to Chiplun (www.simplyoffbeat.com)

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Weekend ride to Kumbharli Ghat.

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78 news items

Times of India
Mon, 30 Apr 2012 17:10:15 -0700

... while Shinde and he waited, Palande spiked Kakkar's drink. Soon after, Kakkar began to feel light-headed and asked Palande to drive him home in his BMW. After Kakkar fell asleep, they stabbed him, chopped his body and dumped it in the Kumbharli Ghat.

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:02:11 -0700

... the mountains surrounded by lush green grass and poetic rains to make for a great ride and a challenging test for the RC 390 as well. The RC 390 covered the Pune-Satara-Kumbharli Ghat-Chiplun-Mahabaleshwar-Pune ride (550 kms approx) in 550 mins.
Hindustan Times
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08:38:39 -0800

Dhananjay Shinde, an accomplice of Vijay Palande, accused of several murders, has filed for discharge in the case where the crime branch found a human skull from Kumbharli Ghat in Chiplun, in April 2012. When Mumbai crime branch was investigating ...
Times of India
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:48:45 -0700

Gangster Vijay Palande and his aide Dhananjay Shinde allegedly killed film producer Karankumar Kakkar at his residence at Oberoi Springs in Andheri on March 5, 2012 and dumped his body at Kumbharli ghat in Chiplun. Sood, said to be Palande's wife, ...
Daily News & Analysis
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 12:47:10 -0800

Three passengers were killed and 14 others sustained serious injuries after a minibus travelling from Pune to Chiplun fell into a gorge in Kumbharli ghat in Chiplun in the wee hours of Monday. The driver claimed to have lost control of the vehicle ...
Times of India
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:03:45 -0700

MUMBAI: In the last few years, the city police have used narco-analysis and brainmapping tests as a "secret weapon" against suspects in high-profile cases. However, often the results have been less than satisfactory and in some cases have led to major ...
Tue, 17 Apr 2012 05:50:21 -0700

Parts of Kakkar's body were recovered from the forests at Kumbharli Ghat in Chiplun near Mumbai. While his severed head and an arm have been recovered so far, the police are now looking for the remaining parts of the body with the help of the locals ...
Daily News & Analysis
Fri, 06 Jul 2012 20:18:38 -0700

DNA reports of the body parts found in Kumbharli Ghat near Chiplun show the recovered torso matched with that of Kakkar's relative's DNA, the skull didn't match. The crime branch booked Palande for a fresh case of murder of an unknown person.

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