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
Country India
State Maharashtra
District Palghar
Government
 • Body Gram Panchayat
 • Member of Legislative Assembly Mr. Vilas Tare
Area
 • Total 8.90 km2 (3.44 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 36,151
 • Density 4,100/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 401501/02/03/04/05/06
Telephone code 02525
Vehicle registration MH-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.

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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.

Education[edit]

  • Shanti Ratan Vidya Mandir (High School & Junior College)
  • Don Bosco School
  • Tarapur Vidya Mandir school
  • Adarsh Vidyalaya & Junior College
  • C.T.E.S English medium school
  • Chirag Vidyalaya
  • Boisar Military School
  • Seva Ashram Vidyalaya
  • Dr. S. D. Vartak Vidyalaya
  • S.T Francis School
  • Shree Raghubir High School & Junior College of Science & Commerce
  • Atomic Energy Central Schools (1,2 & 3)
  • H D (Bhausaheb) save college of science and commerce
  • Teens World Corporate school

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