August 29, 2008,
The Thane District committee held a meeting at the Thane Collector Office which was presided over by Thane Guardian Minister Ganesh Naik.
The Thane District Planning Committee holds a meet thrice in a year in the presence of all the administrative officials so that the current issues of the city can be discussed and resolved. Present along with Thane Guardian Minister Ganesh Naik was Thane Collector S.S Zende, TMC Nandkumar Jantre. The meet approved the proposal of providing additional FSI as per Dharavi Pattern. This meeting also witnessed disagreements between Guardian Minister Ganesh Naik and MLA Harishchandra Patil.