kara Nagar is a suburb situated to the north of Bengaluru. This residential area comes under the Bruhat Mahanagara Palike (P) limits. Formed in the early 1980s, the locality is divided into seven blocks from A to G. It is bordered by areas such as Vidyaranyapura
, and Kempapura
. Some prominent localities of kara Nagar include The Coal Layout, Park View Layout
, and Shabhari Nagar. It has been transformed into a real estate hub with the all-development and inclusion of new wards.
This area promises connectivity to the major parts of the city using the network of roads which includes Main Road
, NH7, Rajiv Gandhi , Outer Ring Road
, and . It is served widely by BMTC buses. The proposal of the metro train service has further bettered the prospects of connectivity in this area. While City Junction Railway Station is at a distance of 12.2 kilometres from here, International Airport lies 21 kilometres away.
The major attractions of the city being in close proximity, and the useful amenities being easily available, it is no wonder that real estate here has flourished. In the last few years, kara Nagar has risen to be one of the topmost residential destinations of the city. Some notable developers are working on numerous projects here.
In the sphere of social infrastructure, kara Nagar scores a high point. It boasts of distinguished educational institutions, such as Institute of Fashion, Arts and Design, Bhavan Nifte School of Business, Podar Jumbo Kids, ABC Montessori School, Shri Sharda Vidyalaya, and Ohio School of Business, amongst others.
The well-known hospitals that deliver their medical duties in an impeccable manner, include Sanjivani Ayurvedic Kendra, TA Healthcare Advisors Ltd., Sri Northside Hospital, Hitech Healthcare Centre, and Cauvery Medical Centre Ltd. The reputed banks, which have their offices in the vicinity are Axis Bank, Canara Bank, Andhra Bank, State Bank of India
, State Bank of Mysore
, and Karnataka Bank.
Big Bazaar, Reliance Fresh, etc. are some of the popular shopping complexes in the area. It is also laden with other basic social amenities such as ATMs, bus stops, petrol pumps, etc.