Dronagiri is an upcoming destination and the infrastructure here, is basic. The City and Industrial Development Corporation (CIDCO), has various plans for the development of infrastructure in the area. The location is very close to the JNPT port. Therefore, mostly port-related industries are present in the nearby locations.
Schools: Dronagiri High School; Citizens High School; Saraswati Mandap; UES School; Kendriya Vidyalaya; ZPD School; Tukaram Hari Vajeekar High School; St Mary’s Convent High School.
Colleges: Konkan Gyanpeeth Uran College of Commerce and Arts; KDS College; Veer Wajekar Arts Science and Commerce College; St Mary’s Convent High School And Junior College.
Hospitals and diagnostic centres: Palvi Hospital; Indira Gandhi Hospital; Dr Nakhwa Hospital; Dake Hospital; Babre Hospital; Dr Giri Child Hospital; CarePoint Hospital.
Connectivity: Road and ferry connectivity; regular buses and taxis available.
Petrol pumps: Available within 3-4 kms distance.
Civic facilities: CIDCO is working on the development of civic facilities, like drainage system, water supply, etc.
Existing and proposed physical infrastructure
Recently, PM Narendra Modi, initiated the extension and modernisation project of JNPT, into a multi-product SEZ, along with highway connectivity. JNPT’s modernisation, will translate into the growth of the adjacent areas like Dronagiri. Realty developers have already shown keen interest in Dronagiri and the region’s infrastructure is expected to improve, as the realty market evolves.