Dombivli

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Dombivli
Dombivli is located in India
Dombivli
Dombivli
Location of Dombivli in Maharashtra
Dombivli is located in Maharashtra
Dombivli
Dombivli
Dombivli (Maharashtra)
Coordinates: 19°14′N 73°08′E / 19.24°N 73.13°E / 19.24; 73.13Coordinates: 19°14′N 73°08′E / 19.24°N 73.13°E / 19.24; 73.13
Country India
StateMaharashtra
DistrictThane District
Government
 • TypeMunicipal Corporation
 • BodyKalyan-Dombivali Municipal Corporation
 • MayorVinita Rane (Shiv Sena)
 • Deputy MayorUpeksha Bhoir
Demonym(s)Dombivlikar
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN CODE
421201,421202,421203
Vehicle registrationMH-05
Sex ratio917 females/1000 males /
Literacy Rate93.06%
Lok Sabha constituencyKalyan
Vidhan Sabha constituencyDombivli
Civic agencyKalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation
Websitehttp://www.kdmc.gov.in

Dombivli is a city located near Mumbai in the Thane District of Maharashtra state, India.

Geography[edit]

Dombivli is located at 19°13′06″N 73°05′12″E / 19.218433°N 73.086718°E / 19.218433; 73.086718. It has an average elevation of 13.534 metres (44.403 feet). The land here is rough and rocky by nature.The climate is warm and humid.

Transportation[edit]

Dombivli is served by Mumbai Suburban railway network, i.e. it lies on the main line of the central section of Mumbai suburban railway network. Built in 1886, it is one of the busiest stations on the Central line and witnesses a footfall of more than 3 lakh commuters daily.[1] Though none of the long journey express trains halt here, it is well connected to Mumbai and Navi Mumbai through Thane. Though during rush hours the station is an unacceptably over-crowded affair.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai-news/in-mumbai-rto-traffic-police-book-117-autos-near-dombivli-station/story-UOHP6vDR9EVbMLI4Zlkm6M.html
  2. ^ Mehta, Manthan (19 January 2016). "Dombivli busiest CR station in 2015, going by ticket sales". Times of India. Retrieved 4 August 2016.

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