Dronagiri is located at the southern tip of Navi Mumbai, India. The zone is located to the east of Uran town, and is bound by the Karanja River on the south-east. Residential areas are located to the west and north-west of the zone, while the Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) area and township are located towards Navi Mumbai is envisaged as a metro sized counter magnet to reduce the pressure on the Mumbai metropolis. It is planned as a polycentric new town with a series of nodal concentrations along mass-transport corridors. It is expected to have 14 such townships with a combined population holding capacity of four millions and one million jobs. Dronagiri is one of these 14 nodes and is being developed by CIDCO. Due to its proximity to the port, this zone is ideal for port-based industries. Dronagiri enjoys good connectivity with other part of the cities. Dronagiri Railway Station is situated in close vicinity. JNPT Road helps connect the zone to other Railway Stations of Uran and Jasai. Hilly region around the place gives the feel of a hill station all year round. Dronagiri High school situated near to the city, which adds importance to this zone. The effective connectivity channel in Navi Mumbai basically is the NMMT buses and suburban trains.