One of the fastest growing cities of the world……
Flyover City of India…..
Diamond Capital of the world….
Textile Capital of India….
Growth Engine of India…
I am not talking of different cities… But instead One and that is
Situated on the banks of Tapi River, This City is itself Flourishing and Shinning Like the Diamond in the crown, Soft and delicate as silk Thread Just like its textile Sector and becoming the economic Capital of the state ranks as the forth fastest growing city in the World as per the survey of International Think Tank The City Mayor Foundation.
It is a City Which, with the help of more than 90000 unit does cutting and Polishing of worlds 80% diamonds giving a 234000Cr business. and a hefty business comes from Textile industries with its 7.5 Lakhs textile looms, 450 Textile Processing House and 70000 Embroidery unit. Having per Capita Income of more than 5 Lakhs.
Apart from The above one more Important pillar for Surat’s development is the Hazira Industrial Zone. Which has industrial plant for the very big companies of the country including Reliance, L&T, ONGC, Gail, Adani, Essar Group, Kribhco, shell, etc….with a combine Investment contribution 120000Cr in the area of only 12 Square Km. The only one of its kind in whole of Asia.
The City has excellent Infrastructure, with no Traffic congestion, well developed Drainage system. and Is also Highly secured City as the whole of the city is 24*7 monitored by CCTV Surveillance. It has all the Modern Amenities in the City yet the Culture and Tradition is deeply rooted in the City.
The City also take care of the agricultural sector and thus for the farmers we have a Kissan Mall to eliminate middle man so that the farmers can directly sell their products to the ultimate consumer. We also have digital realtime available Land records. Good Public Transport of BRTS and the SMC of the city to be one among the efficient working body maintaining the City at its best.
By the way when we talk about the Surat. No way, we can not forget the Food!!!!
The Yummy Ghari… Cheese Locha…Chilled Coco…Undiya…Fafda.. Jalebi…Dhokla…Khaman……… and the list is endless. There is a saying in Gujarati – “Surat no Jaman anne Kashi no Maran” which means that the soul will only be satisfied and rest in peace if it had Food of Surat and Death in Kashi.
You cannot End without mentioning about the Navratra celebration of the city as during those days the City is decorated like the Bride and people celebrate it with full Energy and Enthusiasm. The Colorful traditional dresses and People dancing as the Tunes of Garba and Playing Dandiya all night will thrill your senses. The most visited places of Surat are Dumas Beach, Gopi Talav, Saputara, Suvali Beach, Iscon Temple, Ambaji Temple, Chintamani Jain Temple, Tapi river front, Dutch Cementary, VR mall and many more.
The Cosmopolitian City is now Heading towards becoming the smart City of the country.Published in