One of the 48 parliamentary constituencies of Maharashtra, Thane was formed prior to the elections of 1951 and comprises of six legislative assembly segments. The Thane Lok Sabha Constituency (constituency number 25) consists of 1,806,803 number of electorates in totality, of these 998,792 are males and 808,011 are females as the Election commission of India 2009 data suggests. The city of Thane is the administrative headquarters of the Thane District and lies to the North East of Mumbai over a total area of about 147 sq kms with the Thane Creek flowing through it. One of the oldest cities in the country, Thane is also called the City of Lakes and has over 35 lakes.
According to the 2011 census, it has a population of over 18,00,000 of which about 11% is under six years of age. The city has 52% male majority and a sex ratio of 882 females per 1,000 males. 70% of the population is Hindu and the rest of the population is occupied by Muslims, Buddhists, Christians, Jains, etc. The average literacy rate is about 92%, male literacy over 94.19% and female literacy about 88.14%. Marathi is the official language here, although, several other languages are spoken by the locals. Thane has several public and private schools as well as colleges. It’s an important industrial area in the city and has over a thousand large and small scale industries. National Highway NH-4 and several state highways connect it to the nearby places.
List of winner/current and runner up MPs Thane Parliamentary Constituency.The table below represents the names of all the winning and runner up MPs of Thane parliamentary constituency of all the years from the starting until now . It also shows the number of votes secured by each MP and the name of the political party they belong to. The current sitting member of parliament of the Thane constituency is Vichare Rajan Baburao of SHS.
|Year||PC No.||PC Name||Category||winner/current MP||Gender||Party||Vote||Runner Up MP||Gender||Party||Vote|
|2014||25||Thane||GEN||Vichare Rajan Baburao||M||SHS||595364||Sanjeev Ganesh Naik||M||NCP||314065|
|2009||25||Thane||GEN||Naik,Dr. Sanjeev Ganesh||M||NCP||301000||Chaugule Vijay Laxman||M||SHS||251980|
|2008||Bye Pol||Thane||GEN||Anand Prakash Paranjpe||M||SS||462766||Sanjeev Ganesh Naik||M||NCP||371894|
|2004||10||Thane||GEN||Paranjape Prakash Vishvanath||M||SHS||631414||Davkhare Vasant Shankarrao||M||NCP||609156|
|1999||10||Thane||GEN||Prakash Paranjpe||M||SHS||391446||Nakul Patil||M||INC||291763|
|1998||10||Thane||GEN||Paranjpe Prakash Vishwanath||M||SHS||553210||Kenia Chandrika Premji||M||SP||303631|
|1996||10||Thane||GEN||Paranjpe Prakash Vishwanath||M||SHS||466773||Haribansh Singh Ramakbal Singh||M||INC||274136|
|1991||10||Thane||GEN||Kapse Ramchandra Ganesh||M||BJP||302928||Haribansh Singh Ram Akabal Singh||M||INC||274611|
|1989||10||Thane||GEN||Kapse Ramchandra Ganesh||M||BJP||467892||Gholap Shantaram Gopal||M||INC||379628|
|1984||10||Thane||GEN||Ghopal Shantaram Gopal||M||INC||328709||Patil Jagannath Shivram||M||BJP||213319|
|1980||10||Thane||GEN||Mhalgi Ramchandra Kashinath||M||JNP||185831||Hegde Prabhakar Madhavrao||M||INC(I)||175556|
|1977||10||Thane||GEN||Mhalgi Ramchandra Kashinath||M||BLD||230502||Deshmukh Pandurang Shivram||M||INC||147756|
|1962||5||Thane||GEN||Sonubhau Dagadu Baswant||M||INC||132920||Shamrao Vishnu Parulekar||M||CPI||61277|
Facts about current sitting MP of Thane Constituency
|Name of MP||Rajan Baburao Vichare|
|Nature of Membership||Elected|
|Term||18-May-14 to In office|
|Political Party||Shiv Sena|
|Educational Qualification||Inter/ Higher Secondary|
|Activities of Rajan Baburao Vichare in 16th Lok Sabha|
|Private member bills passed||0|
Note : (Data corresponds to the period 1 June 2014 to 13 May 2015.)
List of Assembly Constituencies in Thane Parliamentary ConstituencyThe table below shows the list of all the Assembly Constituencies that fall in Thane parliamentary constituency.
|Names of Assembly Constituencies|
Last Updated on February 24, 2015