Which area comes under Mumbai city?
The city area is called the “island city” or South Mumbai or Old Mumbai. It extends from Colaba in the south to Mahim and Sion in the north. The city has an area of 157 km2 (61 sq mi) and a population of 3,085,411.
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Which area comes under Thane?
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.
Which cities come in Thane district?
- Nala Sopara.
- Navi Mumbai.
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.
Please, Navi Mumbai is not a suburb; it’s a city in its own right — arguably the world’s largest planned city, if you must have it. Spanning across 344 km — from Airoli to Uran — it is more than half the size of Mumbai.
Why is Thane called 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.