Dahisar

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Dahisar
neighborhood
Dahisar railway station
Dahisar is located in Mumbai
Dahisar
Dahisar
Coordinates: 19°15′00″N 72°51′34″E / 19.250069°N 72.859347°E / 19.250069; 72.859347Coordinates: 19°15′00″N 72°51′34″E / 19.250069°N 72.859347°E / 19.250069; 72.859347
CountryIndia
StateMaharashtra
DistrictMumbai Suburban
CityMumbai
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
400068
Vehicle registrationMH-47

Located just inside the city limits, Dahisar is the northernmost neighborhood (and railway station) of Mumbai. Dahisar is the first locality of Mumbai from the north.

History[edit]

There is a record of continuous habitation since the 1630s, per parish records of the Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church.

Dahisar was originally a part of Thane District; it became a part of Mumbai in the 1956,[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mumbai Suburban District". Mumbaisuburban.gov.in. Retrieved 2013-01-11.