Sohna(Greater Gurgaon) is a town and a municipal committee in Gurgaon district in the Indian state of Haryana. The City of Sohna is a popular tourist location, especially as a weekend and conference retreat. It is located 24 km from the city on the highway from Gurgaon to Alwar, near a vertical rock. It is famous for its hot springs and ancient Shiva temple. The town derived its name from the gold dust which was found in the sand of streams, after heavy rains in the beds of the neighboring torrents. It has a permanent population of approximately 30,000.The connectivity is good and it only takes 30 minutes from main city and 15 minutes from Badshahpur or sohna road.  Tejpal Tanwar of BJP is MLA of Sohna who defeated Kishore Yadav of INLD in 2014 elections.