What is Thane known for?

What is Thane known for?

Situated in the outskirts of Mumbai, Thane is a popular district in Maharashtra which is much famed to have been the receiving destination of the first passenger train in India. Also known as the city of lakes in Maharashtra, it houses a total of thirty lakes in the district and is bound by Yeoor and Parsik hills.

How many schools are there in Thane?

There are over 271 civic, government, aided, unaided and private recognised schools in Thane. And 184 are unaided, but recognised private schools in Thane.

Which area comes under Thane city?

The Thane district is included in Konkan Region Division. The district consists of 13 tehsils which are Thane, Vasai, Palghar, Dahanu, Talasari, Jawhar, Mokhada, Bhiwandi, Wada, Shahapur, Murbad, Kalyan and Ulhasnagar.

Is Thane a posh area?

Thane, a metropolitan city of Thane District turned out to be one of the posh locations in the Indian state of Maharashtra, which is now acting as a house to some of the best real estate projects not only in Maharashtra, but also in the world.

What is Thane called?

Thane (Marathi: [ˈʈʰaːɳeː]; also known as Thana, the official name until 1996) is a metropolitan city in Maharashtra, India. It is situated in the north-eastern portion of the Salsette Island….Thane.

Thane Thana
• Total 147 km2 (57 sq mi)
Area rank 15
Population (2011)
• Total 1,886,941

Why is Thane called Thane?

The city of Thane is situated on the western banks of Thane creek with Parsik Hills on the east and Yeour hills on the west. The word ‘Thane’ is derived from Sanskrit word ‘sthāna’ which means ‘place’.

How many areas are there in Thane?

Thane city is entirely within Thane taluka, one of the seven talukas of Thane district; also, it is the headquarters of the namesake district….Thane.

Thane Thana
• Total 147 km2 (57 sq mi)
Area rank 15
Population (2011)
• Total 1,886,941

Which is best board in India?

The top education boards in India are:

  • State Boards.
  • Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
  • Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE)
  • Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE)
  • National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)

Why is Thane called a Lake city?

It is also known as Lake City as it has 35 Lakes in its city limits. Located between Yeur Hills of Sanjay Gandhi national Park on one side and Ulhas River/Creek on other side, Thane has a unique and good surface water system through lakes and streams, which is today under heavy pressure of urbanization.

Is Thane and Mumbai different?

Thane for all practical purposes is a suburb of Mumbai is past and has passed. Today Thane city area is 147 sq. kms with more than 2.2 Million population. Politically, Thane city is divided in 2 parts, East and West because a railway line passes through the middle of city.

Who is Thane?

Thane is the secret Inhuman son of Thanos. After a descendant Inhuman tribe ran afoul of Thanos and his army, one Inhuman woman returned home pregnant with Thanos’ child.