About Pahur peth

Pahur is a town on the banks of the river Waghur in Jalgaon district, Maharashtra, India. Its geographical coordinates are 20 42' 0" North, 75 41' 0" East. The population was about 15,000 in 2010. This Village is divided in two parts - Pahur Peth and Pahur Kasabe. The other parts like Lele Nagar and Sant Ruplal Nagar are the newly developed hamlets. The main source of income for the people in Pahur is farming. The main crops are banana, kapas (cotton), jawar, wheat (gehu) and chillies bajari,makka,soyabin. Pahur supplies these crops to vegetable markets in Madhya Pradesh, Surat, Kalyan, Navi Mumbai and Mumbai. The Taluka of Pahur is Jamner, 15 km away. In Pahur every Sunday a big market is held called "Bazaar". 9 km from Pahur is a village called Wakod where every Saturday a market is held for selling bullocks.