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Thane Maharashtra Parliamentary Constituency 2019, Thane Lok Sabha Constituency Details, Political News, Maharashtra Lok Sabha Elections 2019 News Updates, Thane Parliamentary Constituency details 2019, Thane MP Issues

Thane Maharashtra Parliamentary Constituency 2019, Thane Lok Sabha Constituency Details, Political News, Maharashtra Lok Sabha Elections 2019 News Updates, Thane Parliamentary Constituency details 2019, Thane MP Issues

About the Constituency:

One of the 48 parliamentary constituencies of Maharashtra, Thane was formed prior to the elections of 1951 and comprises of six legislative assembly segments. The Thane Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 25) consists of 1,806,803 number of electorates in totality, of these 998,792 are males and 808,011 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests.

Assembly Segments:

Name of Assembly constituencies

Airoli

Belapur

Kopri-Pachpakhadi

Magathane

Mira Bhayandar

Ovala-Majiwada

Thane

 

About Thane:

The city of Thane is the administrative headquarters of the Thane District and lies to the North East of Mumbai over a total area of about 147 sq kms with the Thane Creek flowing through it. One of the oldest cities in the country, Thane is also called the City of Lakes and has over 35 lakes. 

According to the 2011 census, it has a population of over 18,00,000 of which about 11% is under six years of age. The city has 52% male majority and a sex ratio of 882 females per 1,000 males. 70% of the population is Hindu and the rest of the population is occupied by Muslims, Buddhists, Christians, Jains, etc. The average literacy rate is about 92%, male literacy over 94.19% and female literacy about 88.14%. Marathi is the official language here, although, several other languages are spoken by the locals. Thane has several public and private schools as well as colleges. It’s an important industrial area in the city and has over a thousand large and small scale industries. National Highway NH-4 and several state highways connect it to the nearby places.

Problems and issues:

Thane is the highest number of traveler on railway routes. The proposal to built second railway station near Kopri is still on papers from past 20 years. Redevelopment policy of old buildings is also in papers.

A Look: Sitting MP

Name of MP

Sanjeev Ganesh Naik

Age

41

Nature of Membership

Elected

Term

18-May-09 to In office

Political Party

Nationalist Congress Party

Gender

Male

Educational Qualification

Inter/ Higher Secondary

Performance in the 15thLok Sabha:

Debates participated

75

Private member bills passed

2

Questions asked

746

Attendance

94%

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Lok Sabha 2019 Polls

Which Party Will Form Government in Lok Sabha Elections 2019?

BJP (NDA) - 63.4%
INC (UPA) - 28%
Third Front - 8.6%

Total votes: 917
The voting for this poll has ended on: 19 Apr 2019 - 00:00

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