Boisar

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Boisar
Industrial Town
Boisar is located in Maharashtra
Boisar
Boisar
Coordinates: 19°48′13″N 72°45′22″E / 19.8036°N 72.756°E / 19.8036; 72.756Coordinates: 19°48′13″N 72°45′22″E / 19.8036°N 72.756°E / 19.8036; 72.756
CountryIndia
StateMaharashtra
DistrictPalghar
Government
 • BodyGram Panchayat
 • Member of Legislative AssemblyMr. Vilas Tare
Area
 • Total8.90 km2 (3.44 sq mi)
Elevation
10 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total36,151
 • Density4,100/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
401501/02/03/04/05/06
Telephone code02525
Vehicle registrationMH-48

Boisar is an industrial area in Palghar District in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is located 42 kilometres (26 mi) north of Virar, on the Western Railway line of Mumbai Suburban Division Mumbai Suburban Railway on the Boisar railway station stop. Within many years many locality had been developed here. The major localities are

  • Chitralaya,
  • Mahindra Happinest
  • Ostwal,
  • Maan,
  • Betegaon,
  • Mahagaon,
  • Krishna Nagar,
  • Cidco,
  • Tata housing,
  • KP Nagar
  • Mahendra Park,
  • Awadh nagar, pam, MIDC
  • Katkarpada, Saravali.
  • TAPS (Tarapur Atomic Power Station)

Boisar is well connected to National Highway (NH) and railway. Boisar is rapidly getting transformed into a major industrial area.

Nearby towns[edit]

Transportation[edit]

The Boisar railway station can be reached by local or shuttle trains originating from Mumbai or Virar railway station. From Palghar, options include a 10-seat, 3-wheeled vehicle. The main mode of transportation in Boisar is by autorickshaw including a 10-seat version or Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation bus. As Boisar is an industrial town it is connected to railway and roadways like national highway NH48.

Education[edit]

  • Theem College Of Engineering
  • C.B. Sankhe English Medium School
  • Viraj Shri Ram Centennial School (V.S.R.C.S.) (www.vsrcs.com )
  • Shanti Ratan Vidya Mandir (High School & Junior College)
  • Don Bosco School
  • Tarapur Vidya Mandir & Junior college
  • Adarsh Vidyalaya & Junior College
  • C.T.E.S English medium school
  • Chirag Vidyalaya
  • Boisar Military School
  • Seva Ashram Vidyalaya
  • Dr. S. D. Vartak Vidyalaya
  • Dr. Homi Bhabha Vidyalaya(Taps)
  • S.T Francis School
  • Shree Raghubir High School & Junior College of Science & Commerce(http://raghubirhighschool.com/)
  • Atomic Energy Central Schools (1,2 & 3)
  • H D (Bhausaheb) save college of science and commerce
  • TEENS WORLD CORPORATE SCHOOL
  • Ankita Vidyalaya
  • CHINMAYA VIDYALAYA TARAPUR
  • Shri Vidya Mandir English medium school
  • Shiv Shakti Public School
  • Rashtriya Vidyalaya Shivaji nagar new basti salwad
  • Shree Sai Gyan Mandir High School, Shivajinagar
  • Yash Raj English High school & jr. college, Dhanani Nagar Shigaon Road
  • Mumbai public high school
  • little angle school jr./5th std

See also[edit]

Sports[edit]

After rainy season BOX Cricket is very famous in Boisar. During this period lots of tournament and leagues are held and played. Lots of team are participate in this game. In each team nine player are playing. Boisar's biggest, most dangerous and most attractive team is Paradise Boiser.Those who raised their name in the entire district for 30 consecutive years, especially their batsman first mr. prashant baviskar From Jabbir Khan (King of box cricket) and now my special friend Mr. Vishal Agre who is in the role of Allrounder in the team, all have illuminated their team's name with full strength and passion.(Santosh Ambhore)

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