Pune, also known as Poona, is one of India's most important educational and industrial centres, with an estimated population of 7.4 million in 2020. As of 2021, the Pune metropolitan area is the largest in Maharashtra by area, with a geographical area of ??7,256 km². It has been repeatedly rated as "India's Most Liveable City". Pune is also considered the cultural and educational capital of Maharashtra. Together with the municipal corporation area PCMC, PMC and the three state towns of Camp, Khadki and Dehu Road, Pune forms the urban core of the Pune Metropolitan Region of the same name (PMR). The city is located on the right bank of the Mutha River, on the Deccan Plateau. Pune, 560 meters (1,837 ft) above sea level, is the administrative seat of Pune District; In the 18th century, the city was the seat of the Peshwas, prime ministers of the Maratha Empire and one of the most important political centres in the Indian subcontinent. The city was also formerly ruled by the Ahmadnagar Sultanate, the Mughals and the Adil Shahi dynasty. Historical sites include the Lal Mahal, Kasba Ganapati temple and Shaniwar Wada. Major historical events associated with the city include the Mughal-Maratha War and the Anglo-Maratha Wars. After Bangalore, Pune is considered the second largest IT hub in India. It is also India's most important automotive and manufacturing hub. Pune has several world-class educational facilities and is therefore considered by many to be the "Oxford of the East". The city has emerged as a major global education hub over the past few decades, with almost half of the country's international students studying in Pune. Renowned institutes of engineering, information technology, film schools, management sciences, and advanced training attract students and professionals from India and abroad. Find and hire a top agency or company for your next big project related to Digital Marketing, Advertising, Social Media Marketing, Content Writing, Market Research, PR, Email Marketing, Mobile App Development, Web Design, Web application development, Media Planning and many more in India and other countries on AgencyNetwork.