Insights Into Neighbourhood
Sanand is well known as the automobile hub of Gujarat that houses automotive manufacturing facility of Tata Motor where world's cheapest automobile Tata Nano is manufactured. It is also a part of the dedicated Viramgam Special Investment Region of Gujarat. Located near the city of Ahmedabad, Sanand is close from a recently rebuilt international airport. Sanand is linked to Ahmedabad and Kutch by State Highway 17. The State Highway 17 joins India's National Highway 8, part of the 4-lane Golden Quadrilateral Highway linking Sanand to many of the major industrial, economic and cultural regions of India. Sanand is connected by a modern highway to Mundra Port, a fully operational and one of the fastest growing, recently expanded sea ports in Southeast Asia. Sanand is also close to the proposed Dholera Port and international airport. Once approved and built, Dholera will provide Sanand with a secondary and competing means of air, ocean and road logistics, both within India and to global markets. In addition to modern highways, Sanand-Viramgam has an operational broad gauge railway network connecting it to major industrial centres located in Gujarat. Sanand has become one of the booming entrepreneurial centres in India. Like industrial hubs in the developed countries and export centres in China, Sanand offers competitive incentives to companies seeking to set up operations within Sanand region. Shree Meladi Mataji Temple in close vicinity attracts people from adjacent areas who flock this place. Lush greenery of nature endows the area with much needed escape from the polluted city life and alluring individuals from all walks of life. Presence of various basic establishments closer-by adds to the momentum of this briskly growing locale and attracting various residential as well as commercial projects.