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Chaul
town
The samadhi (mausoleum) of Maratha Koli[1] Admiral Kanhoji Angre at Alibag
Nickname(s): 
Shivsena Nagari
Chaul
Chaul
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 18°32′46″N 72°55′38″E / 18.5461°N 72.9272°E / 18.5461; 72.9272Coordinates: 18°32′46″N 72°55′38″E / 18.5461°N 72.9272°E / 18.5461; 72.9272
Country India
StateMaharashtra
Government
 • TypeGrampanchayat
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Chaul is a former town built around a maritime fort of Portuguese India with the capital at Velha Goa, the Chaul Fort now lies in ruins after the Battle of Bassein.

See also

References

  1. ^ LT GEN K. J., SINGH. "As NDA cadet, I was witness to Vice Admiral Awati's kindness". ThePrint.In. Retrieved 7 November 2018.