Jangli Maharaj Road, better known as J.M. Road. It is not only the first 80 feet road but also the first tar road in the city of Pune. JM Road is one of the best roads
in Pune. It starts from the Sancheti Hospital Intersection at Shivajinagar opposite to the COEP Hostel and heads straight up to Deccan Gymkhana where it ends at the
Garware Bridge.J. M. Road may be thought of as a showcase of Pune's economic progress with a large number of international consumer brands having their outlets and
showrooms on this road. It has one of India's first Pizza Hut outlets, along with a large number of fast food joints and coffee shops.
A large public garden called Sambhaji Park occupies a large section on one side of the road. The Bal Gandharva Rangamandir stands at the corner of Sambhaji Park and J. M. Road. A statue of Rani Laxmibai of Jhansi in front of Bal Gandharva Rangamandir is a landmark on this road. Famous for its many restaurants, J. M. Road is one of the busiest places in Pune. Jangli Maharaj Road is not only the first 80 feet road but also the first tar road in the city of Pune.