Ghatkesar is a locality towards the east of Hyderabad and hosts several townships. Situated along the National Highway 20 and the Outer Ring, it is home to numerous IT and ITES companies, such as Accenture, IBM, and Infosys. This is a fast-emerging residential and commercial suburb of the city and is surrounded by areas like Kushaiguda, Dammaiguda, Cheeriyal, Nagaram, Moula Ali, Uppal Kalan, and Mallapur.
The Ghatkesar Railway Station is under the South Central Train Stations Kazipet-Secunderabad route. The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport lies at a distance of 52.1km in Shamshabad, and can be reached through the Jawaharlal Nehru Outer Ring Road. The establishment of a new 4-way road between Yadagiri Gutta and Ghatkesar has further eased the connectivity of the area. There are many bus stops near this locality, such as Secunderabad, Dilsukhnagar, Kukatpally, and others. It is well-connected to even remote areas of the city like ECIL, Bibi Nagar, Hayath Nagar, Tarnaka, Sainikpuri, etc. The train route links it to cities such as Warangal, Guntur, Nalgonda, etc. Besides, mini taxis and autos are also regular commuting options.
There are several apartments, plots, ad villas on sale. There has been rising demand for property in this locality due to growth of IT industries and other industries such as Brooke Bond tea power factory Kitti Steels, Dano Chemical, etc., and other developments.
There are a number of government as well as private schools in the vicinity. Some of them are St. Anthonys High School, Vignan School, SPR School of Excellence, Shree Vidyaniketan International School, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Narayana Concept School, Ghatkesar Model High School, Accent International Model School, Pudami High School, etc. The educational institutions that facilitate higher studies include Sreenidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Vignana Bharathi Institute of Technology, ACE Engineering College, Priyadarshini Institute of Technology and Management, Anurag Group of Institution, Princeton College of Engineering and Technology, etc.
Dr. Galwel Balrajs SP Hospital, Sri Vidya Multispecialty Hospital, and Government Hospital are the prominent hospitals in the neighbourhood. Banks such as Corporation Bank, ICICI Bank, South Indian Bank, Andhra Bank, and State Bank of India have their branches here.
It is also well-equipped with supermarkets, ATMs, petrol pumps, bus stops, and other basic social amenities.