Anand District came into existence after division of Kheda District on 2/10/1997. The District comprises of 8 Talukas, 11 municipalities and 352 village panchayats. The District is situated between 22° 6' to 22° 43' north latitude and 72° 2' to 73° 12' east longitude. Anand District is surrounded by Vadodara District in the east, Nadiad in the east and Ahmedabad District in the west. Two rivers, Sabarmati and Mahi are flowing on both sides of the District.