Ulhasnagar is a city located in the Thane district in the state of Maharashtra. This city is part of Mumbai Metropolitan Region managed by MMRDA. It had an estimated population of 506,098 at the 2011 Census.

Ulhasnagar is considered as one of the largest denim jeans manufacturer. It has number of small businesses, manufacturing quality denims with an effective cheap labour. Some of the manufacturers export jeans worldwide from Ulhasnagar. The city is also famous for its furniture market, cloth market and electronic market.


According to the 2011 Census of India, Ulhasnagar had a population of 506,098. Males constituted 53% of the population and females 47%.


Ulhasnagar is a municipal town and the headquarters of the Tehsil bearing the same name. It is a railway station on the Mumbai-Pune route of the Central Railway. Ulhasnagar, a colony of migrants in the aftermath of the Partition of India (1947), is 61 years old. Situated 58 km from Mumbai, the once-barren land has developed into a urban town of Thane district. Originally, known as Kalyan Military transit camp, Ulhasnagar was set up especially to accommodate 6,000 soldiers and 30,000 others during World War II. There were 2,126 barracks and about 1,173 housed personals. The majority of barracks had large central halls with rooms attached to either end. The camp had a deserted look at the end of the war and served as a ready and commercial ideal ground for Partition victims. Sindhis, in particular, began life anew in the new land.

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Absconding bookie-father was in Ulhasnagar week before Aniksha\u2019s arrest, suspect police

Indian Express 18 Mar 2023
The Mumbai Police suspects that alleged bookie Anil Jaisinghani, who is absconding, was in Ulhasnagar around a week before his daughter Aniksha was arrested on March 16 in connection to the extortion and conspiracy case lodged by Amruta Fadnavis, wife of Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis....

Aniksha arrested from Ulhasnagar home, her brother in hospital with chest pain: Police

Indian Express 16 Mar 2023
Aniksha, who was arrested from her Ulhasnagar residence, has been booked under Section 120 (B) (conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code and under Prevention ... An officer said multiple teams, including Crime Branch and Thane Police officers conducted the search at the Ulhasnagar home....

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