Thane – The City of Lakes; is situated in the western parts of Maharashtra State, India. Thane is a sister city of Mumbai and is culturally linked to it. Thane has seen a major industrial and economically development has Mumbai come into existence.
Thane a home for 1.8 million people is a self sufficient city with many industries and offices. Some of the multinational companies in Thane are Blue Star, Cadbury, Raymond, ACC, Rotex, Nitin Company, Bayer Pharmaceuticals, etc. Thane is known for its social infrastructure and entertainment all around the city. Different lakes within Thane City are Talao Pali, Upvan, Brahamala, Datiwali, Devasar etc. Korum malls, R-mall, Viviana mall, Hyprecity are the different malls in Thane City. In terms of hospitals, Jupiter, Hiranandani, Bethany, Shree Sai are there for peoples services. Some famous schools in Thane are Smt. Sulochanadevi Singhania School, DAV Public School, Podar International School, Billabong High School, Holy Cross High School, St. John the Baptist High School, etc.
Of Late, due to infrastructure development Ghodbunder Road has seen a major construction explosion and people are shifting to this part of the city for a comfortable and peaceful life. Ghodbunder Road stretches from Kapurbwadi junction near Eastern Express highway till Mira Bhayander on the western side.
Some of the developers and their projects along Ghodbunder road are Runwal Group developing Ruwal Pearl, Runwal Eirene and Runwal Garden City, Dosti Group is developing Dosti Landmark, Lodha Group is developing Lodha Luxuria, Lodha Splendora and Lodha CodeName Bigbang, Rustomjee is developing Rustomjee Urbania, Hiranandani is developing Hiranandani Estates, Acme Group is developing Amce Ozone, Sheth is developing Sheth Avalon, Vijay Group is developing Vijay Nagari, Vijay Orion and Vijay Orovia, Wadhawa is developing Wadhawa Platina and Wadhawa Solitaire, Rajesh Lifespaces is developing Raj Tattva and Raj Torres, Puranik is developing Puranik Rumah Bali, Kalpataru is developing Kalpataru Sunrise Grande and many more projects are being developed in and around this area.