Thane Municipal Corporation

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Thane Municipal Corporation
ठाणे महानगरपालिका
Sanjay Bhaurao More, Shiv Sena
Sanjeev Jaiswal
Deputy Mayor
Rajendra Sapte, Shiv Sena
Seats 130
Last election

The Thane Municipal Corporation is the governing body of the city of Thane in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The municipal corporation consists of democratically-elected members, is headed by a mayor and administers the city's infrastructure, public services and transport. Members from the state's leading political parties such as the Nationalist Congress Party, Indian National Congress, Shiv Sena, Bhartiya Janata Party and the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena hold elected offices in the corporation.

The TMC has jurisdiction over the towns of Kalwa, and Mumbra-Kausa.[1]

Taxes in Thane[edit]

The municipal corporation has recently added a new tax as a substitute for Octroi i.e. Local Body Tax from 1 April 2013 [2]

Corporation Election 2012[edit]

Political Performance in Election 2012 [3][edit]

S.No. Party Name Party flag or symbol Number of Corporators
01 Indian National Congress (INC) Flag of the Indian National Congress.svg 18
02 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 07
03 Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) No flag.svg 02
04 Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) NCP-flag.svg 34
05 Shiv Sena (SS) Indian Election Symbol Bow And Arrow.png 54
06 Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) Flag of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena.svg 07
07 Other Registered Parties No flag.svg 01
08 Independents No flag.svg 07

List of winning Candidates in Election 2012[edit]