introduction to the area and its neighbourhood
In Kolkata, Ballygunge is among the most affluent neighbourhoods. Due to its prime location, the South Kolkata neighbourhood, which is home to numerous upscale residential complexes, fetches premium property prices. There are many educational institutions, shopping areas, and recreation areas in the area. Bhawanipur, Park Street Area, Gariahat, Beck Bagan, Park Circus, Dhakuria, Jodhpur Park, and Jadavpur are other areas adjacent to Ballygunge. Fort Oasis, Sashwaat Mandeville Garden Court, Eden Imperial, Siddha Nirvana, and Orbit Sky Garden are a few notable apartment complexes in the area.
This neighbourhood is serviced by Ballyunge Circular Road, which connects to Gariahat Road and Gurusaday Dutta Road. It intersects with Chakraberia Road and AJC Bose Road. This neighbourhood is connected to the rest of the city by both public and private buses. Additionally, neighbouring metro stations Rabindra Sadan (2.7 km), Netaji Bhawan (2.5 km), and Jatin Das Park offer Blue Line connectivity (3.2 km). Additionally, Netaji Subash Chandra Bose International Airport is 20 km and Sealdah Railway Station is 4.7 km distant.
Social and retail infrastructure
Two kilometres away from Ballygunge is a large market in Gariahat that features a variety of shops, malls, and retail establishments. The three most well-known shopping centres in the area are Quest Mall, South City Mall, and The Gariahat Mall. Numerous prestigious institutions, like the Kendriya Vidyalaya, St. Lawrence High School, South Point High School, and Army Public School, are included in it. AMRI Hospital, Apollo Gleneagles Medical Center, SSKM Hospital, and Sri Aurobindo Seva Kendra are well-known healthcare facilities in the area.
Things to keep in mind
- Affluent locality having well-developed neighbourhood and quality infrastructure
- Sound physical infrastructure with extensive road, rail and metro connectivity
- High traffic congestion during office hours