Insights Into Neighbourhood
Kalyan is the part of the Konkan region in Thane district of Maharashtra. The town has been combined with its neighborhood of Dombivli to form the City Corporation of Kalyan-Dombivli. Kalyan has always been known for its major railway junction to travel in and around the city as well as for long distance traveling. It is considered as a part of the Greater Mumbai metropolitan region, along with New Mumbai and the cities of Bhiwandi, Thane, Ulhasnagar, Ambarnath, Badlapur, Karjat and the Vasai-Virar region. Being a cosmopolitan place, this locality has attracted many inhabitants owing to its affordable housing options when compared to the main city of Mumbai. On the eastern side of Kalyan is a large industrial complex where electrical equipment, rayon, dyes and other chemicals are manufactured. The area also houses a large number of textile-based cottage industries. Rich in culture and holy places, Kalyan is a prominent place to reside in. This place boasts of all the required essentials of a well-developed place such as reputed educational institutes, hospitals, health care centers, restaurants and shopping complexes that has helped Kalyan become a promising extension to the main city.