Ulhasnagar

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.

Demographics

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

History

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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In a big blow to BJP (Ulhasnagar) in Thane district, 21 corporators quit party to join NCP

Hindustan Times 27 Oct 2021
In a huge blow to BJP in Ulhasnagar of Thane district, 21 corporators who had joined the party in the previous elections have returned to NCP; along with these 21 corporators, 19 former corporators and the entire Team Omi Kalani, too, have joined NCP ... “We did not have a good experience with the BJP when it came to the development of Ulhasnagar city....
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Ulhasnagar: 23 BJP corporators join NCP ahead of civic polls

The Times of India 27 Oct 2021
ULHASNAGAR. In a major set back to Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), ahead of upcoming Ulhasnagar Municipal corporation elections, 23 BJP corporators on Wednesday joined Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in presence of NCP state chief Jayant Patil and minister Jitendra Awhad in Thane....
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Panel report on dangerous buildings in Ulhasnagar soon

The Times of India 26 Oct 2021
ULHASNAGAR ... The fire brigade team rescued one person from the debris of slab portion of Paras building while two persons who suffered minor injuries were shifted to Central hospital in Ulhasnagar ... The Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation has decided to demolish the building....
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Thane: 1 dead, 2 injured after slab of building collapses in Ulhasnagar

India TV 24 Oct 2021
The incident took place in Ulhasnagar town around 10 pm on Saturday when the slab of an apartment's bedroom located on the fifth floor of Paras building crashed on the fourth ......
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Mumbai: One killed, 2 injured after slab of building collapses in Ulhasnagar

Indian Express 24 Oct 2021
A 25-year-old was killed and two others were injured after a portion of a slab of a five-storey residential building collapsed in Ulhasnagar on Saturday night. The deceased has been identified as Akash Poptani. A civic body official said the mishap took place at Paras building at around 10 pm on Saturday ... Mumbai News. Mumbai ... Tags. Mumbai. Advertisement ... ....
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Maharashtra: One dead, two injured after building slab collapses in Ulhasnagar

The Times of India 23 Oct 2021
ULHASNAGAR. One person died and two suffered minor injuries after slab portion of a building collapsed in Ulhasnagar on Saturday night ... to Central hospital in Ulhasnagar....
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Maharashtra: One dead, two injured after slab of building collapses in Ulhasnagar

The Times of India 23 Oct 2021
One dead, two injured after building slab collapses in Ulhasnagar ... ULHASNAGAR. One person died and two suffered minor injuries after slab portion of a building collapsed in Ulhasnagar on Saturday night ... shifted to Central hospital in Ulhasnagar, one was declared dead....
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70-year-old woman attacked by brokers in Ulhasnagar, 1 held

Hindustan Times 23 Oct 2021
Elderly woman in Ulhasnagar attacked with blade by two brokers who visited her to settle a deal to sell her house on Friday evening; one of them has been arrested. A 70-year-old woman in Ulhasnagar was attacked by two brokers after she rejected the deal they came with to sell her house ... 4 of Ulhasnagar....
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Thane: Cop tries to resolve fight, gets stabbed in face in Ulhasnagar

The Times of India 15 Oct 2021
A police constable suffered serious injuries to his face while stopping a fight between two groups in Ulhasnagar town of Maharashtra's Thane district on Friday ... Both the parties met near section 30 in Ulhasnagar 4 around 2 am on Friday, where Avinash, who is a habitual ......
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13-year-old Ulhasnagar girl raped by man she met on social media

Hindustan Times 14 Oct 2021
A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her social media friend whom she met for the first time in Shahad on Wednesday evening; Ulhasnagar police arrest a 22-year-old man ... Ulhasnagar police arrest the accused immediately after an FIR filed by the girl’s parents ... We have arrested the accused immediately from the Ulhasnagar area.”....
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Ulhasnagar: BJP MLA encourages traders to open shops during Maharashtra bandh

The Times of India 11 Oct 2021
Amid Maharashtra bandh, BJP MLA Kumar Ailani and his supporters in Ulhasnagar were seen encouraging traders to keep their shops open on Monday....
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Ulhasnagar: Banned cigarettes worth over Rs 54 lakh seized; one held

The Times of India 10 Oct 2021
The police have seized banned imported cigarettes worth Rs 54.31 lakh and arrested a person for stocking the contraband in Ulhasnagar town of Thane district, police said on Saturday....
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