The chemical industries are also found in other parts of the district like Wagle Industrial Estate, Pokhran Road, Ambarnath and Dombivli. Thane Creek located near Mumbai Maharashtra is a precious feature of the city that is widely recognised for its natural appeal. Book your tickets online for the top things to do in Thane, India on Tripadvisor: See 2,248 traveller reviews and photos of Thane tourist attractions. The southern talukas are the mostly urban areas, Marathi is main language forming Gujarati as second language. Shahpur, Bihar, a city in Bhojpur district . MUMBAI: Thane district, ... Palghar, which covers the Vasai-Virar civic corporation besides the district area, had the second highest positivity rate of 29%, up from 16% last month. They are near Akloli, Ganeshpuri and Vajreshwari villages. The district is on the western coast and falls under the Konkan division of the state. Uran Mahal was separated from Salsette in 1861 and was placed under Panvel. The Sahyadri mountain ranges to the east and the Arabian sea to the west, the dense forest section of the Gujarat state on the north, and the south of Mumbai, which are considered to be world famous and the financial capital of … Rice is the main crop of the district. Thane district lies between North Latitude 18°42' to 20°20' and East Longitude 72°45' to 73°… Association of Public Health Observatories, Ashford to Ramsgate (via Canterbury West) line, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, "Bob Bayford forced out as leader of Thanet District Council", "Broadstairs & St Peters Town Council - Home", The District of Thanet (Reorganisation of Community Governance) Order 2009, "Table 2 2011 Census: Usual resident population and population density, local authorities in the United Kingdom (Excel sheet 212Kb)", Association of Public Health Observatories - Health Profiles APHO Health Profiles, "Thanet least resilient to economic woe, research finds", "Southeastern 2009 - your journey starts here: Home", "Kent's Manston Airport to close on 15 May", "TransEuropa Ferries Thanet District Council", "Overview - Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital - NHS Choices", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Thanet_District&oldid=999812573, Pages with non-numeric formatnum arguments, Short description is different from Wikidata, Pages using infobox settlement with no coordinates, Articles with unsourced statements from December 2020, Articles with unsourced statements from September 2008, Wikipedia articles in need of updating from December 2020, All Wikipedia articles in need of updating, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Health is worse in Thanet than in England on average, Life expectancy is lower than for England, There are health inequalities: in deprived areas life expectancy is 5 years lower for women and 10 years lower for men, Teenage pregnancies are high compared to the England average, Estimated smoking rates are average but death rates from smoking are significantly higher, Binge drinking is around the national average, Children are significantly less active than average, Significantly higher than average number of people admitted to hospital for alcohol-specific conditions, Significantly higher than average rate of diabetes, Significantly higher than average rate of mental health problems, This page was last edited on 12 January 2021, at 02:31. CBD Belapur houses several economic and government administrative and private companies' offices (including government offices and banks). After Independence, in 1949, the Koli[4] princely state of Jawhar was merged with Thana district and became a separate taluka. The effective date for bifurcation was 1 August 2014. There are 18 Vidhan Sabha constituencies in Thane district, grouped into 3 Lok Sabha constituencies: In June 2014, the State Cabinet approved the bifurcation of the district into two districts - Thane and Palghar. [17] It was the most populated district in the country, somewhat ahead of North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal which had 10,082,852 people. North: Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Valsad District, Gujarat South: Raigad District, Maharashtra East: Nashik District, Maharashtra South West: Mumbai Suburban District, Maharashtra Vada petha was upgraded to the level of a taluka. N ɪ t / is a precious feature of the district like Wagle industrial Estate Pokhran... 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