Thane Municipal Corporation

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Thane Municipal Corporation
ठाणे महानगरपालिका
Type
Type
Leadership
Mayor
Deputy Mayor
Commissioner
Sanjeev Jaiswal
Structure
Seats 131
Thane Municipal Corporation 2017.svg
Political groups
  Shiv Sena: 67 seats
  BJP: 23 seats
  NCP: 34 seats
  INC: 3 seats
  AIMIM: 2 seats
  Others: 2 seats
Elections
Last election
2017 [2]
Website
http://www.thanecity.gov.in

The Thane Municipal Corporation is the governing body of the city of Thane in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The municipal corporation consisting of democratically elected members, is headed by a mayor and administers the city's infrastructure, public services and transport. Members from the nation's and 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, along with the main city of Thane.[3]

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added a new tax as a substitute for Octroi i.e. Local Body Tax from 1 April 2013 [4] This indirect tax has been repealed.


Corporation Election 2017[edit]

Political performance in Election 2017[edit]

The results of Election 2017 are shown in the following table.[5]

S.No. Party Name Party flag or symbol Number of Corporators
01 Shiv Sena (SS) Indian Election Symbol Bow And Arrow.png 67
02 Indian National Congress (INC) Flag of the Indian National Congress.svg 03
03 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 23
04 Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) NCP-flag.svg 34
05 All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) kite 02
06 Independents No flag.svg 02

Corporation Election 2012[edit]

Political performance in elections in 2012 and 2017[edit]

The results of election 2012 and election 2017 are shown in the following table.[6]

S.No. Party Name Party flag or symbol Number of Corporators in 2012 Number of Corporators in 2017
01 Indian National Congress (INC) Flag of the Indian National Congress.svg 18 3
02 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 07 23
03 Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Indian Election Symbol Elephant.png 02 0
04 Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) NCP-flag.svg 34 34
05 Shiv Sena (SS) Indian Election Symbol Bow And Arrow.png 54 67
06 Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) Flag of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena.svg 07 0
07 All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) kite - 02
08 Other Registered Parties No flag.svg 01 0
09 Independents No flag.svg 07 02

List of winning candidates in Election 2012[edit]

References[edit]