Situated around 8.1 km from the city centre, Somajiguda is a locality that houses some of the leading international banking institutions such as Standard Chartered, Bank of Mauritius, and Bank of Kuwait. Initially a serene residential neighbourhood, it has gradually transformed into a modern business centre. Areas such as Begumpet, Punjagutta, and Khairtabad lie in close proximity.
It boasts of smooth connectivity via a well-integrated network of road and rail. Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) buses ply through this area, connecting it to the various key parts of the city. The nearest railway station is the Khairatabad Railway Station which lies at a distance of 2.8 kilometres via Raj Bhavan Road. At 6.2 kilometres via Inner Road is the Parade Ground Metro Station. The closest MMTC station is the Necklace Road Station which is 1.7 kilometres via Raj Bhavan Road. One can reach the airport in 4.1 kilometres while the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is 34.1 kilometres away via elevated expressways.
Many notable real estate developers have launched their projects in this area.
Rabindra Niketan High School, Glendale Academy International, Delhi Public School, Gurukula Vidyapeeth High School, Hyderabad School of Excellence, Nightingale High School, MT Helicon Public School, Saviour High School, etc. are the popular schools in this area. A number of pre-schools and day care centres are also found here. Roots International School of Business Management is another major educational institution here.
The prominent hospitals that take care of the healthcare needs of the residents here, include Yashoda Hospital, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Smiline Dental Hospital, and Asian ENT Care Centre, The Deccan Hospital, Matrika Hospital, etc.
Indian Overseas Bank, Andhra Bank, Punjab National Bank, HSBC Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd., IndusInd Bank, etc. have established their branches in this locality. Somajiguda also promises ample basic social amenities like ATMs, petrol pumps, shopping arcades, bus stops, etc.