Katraj Aquaduct – Pune’s 18th century water supply

Pune of the 18th century was the focus of the Maratha empire. The city added ever new areas and the population boomed. Little wonder then, that the Peshwas were faced with a common municipal problem – water supply !

This article by me describes the Katraj aquaduct system set up by the Peshwas of Pune.

Do read the short article , initially published in DNA newspaper.

The Katraj Aquaduct

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