is an important road connecting Kolkata
to the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
. The road has been rechristened Kavi Nazrul Islam Sarani and touches several prominent neighbourhoods like Lake Town
, Dum Dum Park
is an arterial road along this stretch The other thoroughfares through the area include Rajarhat
Main Road that continues on to New Town
and Jessore Road
, which connects the area to Shyambazar. The nearest metro stations to the area are Belgachia
and Dum Dum
, 7 and 5 kilometres from here respectively. The Dum Dum
Railway Station is also easily accessible from here. Private and state buses, taxis and autorickshaws are also available.
Real Estate in VIP Road
VIP Roads connectivity with the Dum Dum Airport
, Sector V Electronics Complex in Salt Lake and Rajarhat
has made property sought-after in the area. There are several multi-storeyed apartment communities that have come up along this stretch. The price of property has increased manifold in the area over the years.
Social InfrastructureVIP Road
has well-developed social infrastructure with a host of schools, hospitals, banks and shopping centres located in the vicinity. Schools such as Kolkata
Public School, St Marys Technical Campus and EuroKids are located close to the area. Hospitals such as Daffodils Nursing Home, Apex General Hospital, Disha Eye Hospital and Charnock Hospital provide healthcare services to those residing here. Banks such as HDFC bank, State Bank of India, United Bank of India and Allahabad
Bank have their branches in the vicinity.