Nandurbar Travel Guide


Nandurbar is a city and a municipal council in Nandurbar district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It came into limelight during February 2006 Bird Flu crisis which struck many of its poultry farms. Thousand of chickens from the farms had to be culled and buried in nearby grounds to stop the virus spreading.




History

Nandurbar got its name from a 'Gavali' king, Nandraja. In 1942 Mr. Shirishkumar a 16 year old school student is killed by British inspector of police in his peace rally influenced by Gandhiji. Today in his memories a place in the city is called Manik Chouk