is a residential area of Ahmedabad
in Amdavad district. It is a residential-cum-commercial area of the city. The main sub-localities of Ghatlodiya
include Ghatlodia Village, KK Nagar, Pratap Chowk, Sayona City and Chanakyapuri
. Most of the families live in KK Nagar, which is also called Patidar Chowk. Ghatlodiya
is known for its significant population of Patels, who mostly live in KK Nagar. The area has Vidhan Sabha seat that was constituted in 2012.
Sector-9 Nandanvan, Shayona City and Sola
are some of the areas that surround Ghatlodiya
. It is connected to the NH 8C along with other arterial roads of Ahmedabad
such as Chandlodia
Road, Maharana Pratap Road and Science City Road
. The NH 228 is also a short drive from here. The Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport is 13.5km away along the Late Shri Umedbhai Patel Marg and Airport Road
Railway Station is 12.5km from here via the NH 228. Ghatlodiya
is served by AMTS buses, private taxis and autorickshaws.
Apart from connectivity, Ghatlodiya
is well-developed in terms of social, physical and civic infrastructure. Builders have gated communities being constructed here that are being invested in by end users and investors. The units available are spacious, aerated and sunny.
The neighbourhood is well-connected to several good
schools which include Calorx Public School, Amrita Vidyalam, JG International School, MB Patel Gyanjot High School, HB Kapadia High School and Nalanda School. Hospitals located in the vicinity are Netram Care Eye Hospital, HCG Cancer Centre, Shreerang Orthopaedic and Surgical Hospital, Poojan Children Hospital, Param Multispecialty and Hetvi Hospital.
Banks such as Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, State Bank of India, Indian Overseas Bank and Allahabad
Bank have their branches located here. Residents usually frequent Kalasagar Shopping Hub, Alpha One and APM Mall for shopping and entertainment.