is a well-known residential zone in Kolkata
. The locality has witnessed a rapid transformation over the years and is now home to all necessary civic and social amenities. The locality is well-connected to several important areas in Kolkata
is linked to places like Mukundapur
among others. The locality offers great connectivity through road, railway and bus networks. The Kavi Subhash and Shahid Khudiram metro stations can be accessed from the locality. The International Airport
lies around 21.6 kilometres away. The locality also offers good connectivity to the Ruby Crossing which is a major transport hub.
Several builders and leading realty companies have come up with premium projects in the area and property rates have gone up manifold. However, good connectivity and presence of physical infrastructure have made it a popular residential neighborhood. Additionally, comparative affordability of prices in comparison to many localities in the city is another reason for growing demand amongst home buyers.
The locality offers access to decent social infrastructural facilities in the form of schools and hospitals. Reputed schools in the neighborhood include Calcutta Public School, Blooming Dale Academy, Purbachal Primary School, Young Horizons School and the Heritage School
. Reputed colleges here include the Heritage Institute of Technology, Heritage Academy, Academy of Animation Arts and Technology and the Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology.
The locality offers great connectivity to several hospitals including the Vision Care Hospital, BP Poddar Hospital, Ruby Hospital, Medica Super Specialty Hospital, Cosmos Hospital, Devi Shetty Eye Hospital, AMRI Womens & Childrens Hospital and the Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Science among others.