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Pombhurna is revenue tahasil and tribal and remote village in Chandrapur district, where economically and socially backward population is found. Till the end of the twentieth century no one institution had been providing higher education in this area. Our patron Late. Shri. Vasantrao L. Dontulwar a well known educationist and Principal of Shri. Shivaji Mahavidyalaya, Rajura and his friends and collogues decided to uplift the backward area in educational manner. They come forward and established a society and sown a seed of higher education. A seed sown by father nourished by his son Dr. Vaibhav V. Dontulwar but misfortunately both the pillars left the world. So that in the first decade of the twenty-first century nature handover the responsibility to younger son Er. Swapnil V. Dontulwar and Prof. Vrushal Vasantrao Dontulwar along with the other pioneers.

Particularly this area does not have any commerce college so the students have to go far for that. Also the economically backward parents were unable to afford the lodging and boarding of the student at outside area. To fulfill this enormous need of commerce education in this area ‘Chintamani Bahuddeshiya Shikshan Mandal, Ballarpur’ have been established in 2007 and ‘Chintamani College of Commerce, Pombhurna’ have been started in 2009 which was primarily affiliated to Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur. In 2011 Government of Maharashtra established a new state university under universities act for the jurisdiction of Chandrapur and Gadchiroli districts and separated from R. T. M. Nagpur Uni. Nagapur. This college is presently affiliated to Gondwana University, Gadchiroli.  In 2013 Govt. of Maharashtra passed resolution and college started to receive salary grant for commerce faculty under ‘Taluka Ekmev Scheme’. Managing committee has special interest in this college and paying precious time and attention for the development.