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, Ostwal, Maan, Betegaon, Mahagaon, Krishna Nagar, Cidco, Tata housing, Yashwant shrusti, Avadh nagar, pam, MIDC Katkarpada, Saravali.

Boisar is well connected to National Highway (NH) and 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. As Boisar is a industrial town it is connected to railway and roadways like national highway NH48.

Education[edit]

  • Shanti Ratan Vidya Mandir (High School & Junior College)
  • Don Bosco School
  • Tarapur Vidya Mandir & Jonior 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
  • 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
  • Ankita Vidyalaya
  • CHINMAYA VIDYALAYA TARAPUR
  • Shri Vidya Mandir english medium school

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