Hinjawadi

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Hinjawadi
हिंजवडी
IT Park
Hinjawadi is located in Maharashtra
Hinjawadi
Hinjawadi
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 18°35′41″N 73°43′07″E / 18.594596°N 73.718519°E / 18.594596; 73.718519Coordinates: 18°35′41″N 73°43′07″E / 18.594596°N 73.718519°E / 18.594596; 73.718519
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Pune
Government
 • Body MIDC
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 411057
Telephone code 91-(0)-20
Vehicle registration MH-14
Lok Sabha constituency Baramati (Lok Sabha constituency)

Hinjawadi is a locality now treated as the IT Village of Pune which is located on the NH4 bypass around the city of Pune in India. Hinjawadi is the locality in the western part of Pune, the seventh largest metropolis in India. Its largely been known as home for the top IT Companies in India but it is also home of companies like Emcure, henkel, Advinus etc. Originally a small village, it is now the location of Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park, housing around twenty software companies as listed below.

Overview[edit]

Hinjawadi was a small village located on the outskirts of Pune across the Mumbai Bangalore highway. A completely rural locale until the construction of the Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park, three phases have been completed amidst rapid urbanization of surrounding areas with further phases planned.

Hinjawadi Industries Association(HIA) was laid out to provide a joint forum to all stakeholders based out of Hinjawadi and nearby places. ...
There are good number of food joints in and around Hinjawadi which are frequently visited by residents and workforce of this area.

There are number of hotels in Hinjawadi near to the companies. These are used by visitors to these companies mostly.

Location[edit]

How to Reach[edit]

Hinjawadi is about 18 KM from from Pune station. To get to Hinjawadi take the Ganesh Khind Road, followed by Aundh Road and then the Kalewadi main Road, once you get to the fork on the Kalewadi road keep left on the fork and after about 10 minutes of drive you will get to the fly over which goes above the Mumbai Bangalore highway this will take you directly to Hinjawadi. If you are located near the Mumbai Bangalore highway then the best option would be to hit the highway and take the Hinjawadi exit.[1] Due to rapid development, Hinjawadi is facing serious traffic problems during peak hours. From 8.30 AM to 11:30 AM, HMVs (Heavy Motor Vehicles) are not allowed to enter the area due to congestion on the roads. About 3–5 Lac workers travel daily to and from the IT park.[2]

IT Companies[edit]

The Rajiv Gandhi Infotech park at Hinjawadi houses many software companies. Some of them are: EMERSON Innovation Center Pune, Fulcrum Worldwide,[3] IBM India, Hexaware Technologies, AtoS, Synechron Technologies, Mahindra Engineering (located at the remotest corner of phase 2), Idea Cellular, KPIT, Tata Technologies, Infosys, Wipro, Credit Suisse (located inside Wipro), Tata Consultancy Services, Geometric Limited, Tech Mahindra, Cognizant Technology Solutions,Eclerx services limited, Persistent Systems, Honeywell, Mindtree, 3DPLM Software Solutions, CECsoft, Compulink, Pesh-Infotech, ANSYS Fluent, Barclays and Digital Group InfoTech. It also houses product companies such as Compulink and CISCO. There are also few biotech firms like Emcure are already having presence in phase 2.

Colleges[edit]

Four major colleges are also located in Hinjawadi namely International Institute of Information Technology and Symbiosis International University & Allat Campus & IIMS college. These four are located in Phase 1 of the Area.

Schools[edit]

  1. Mercedes-Benz International School
  2. Blue Ridge Public School
  3. Pawar Public School

Banks[edit]

List of NEFT, RTGS enabled banks list in Hinjawadi city:[4]

  1. IDBI Bank Limited
  2. Indusind Bank Limited(IBL)
  3. HDFC Bank Limited
  4. Canara Bank
  5. Allahabad Bank
  6. Bank Of Maharashtra(BOM)
  7. Axis Bank
  8. Indian Overseas Bank(IOB)
  9. Central Bank of India
  10. Punjab National Bank
  11. ICICI Bank
  12. Oriental Bank of Commerce

Police Station[edit]

Pune City Police jurisdiction consists of thirty three police stations, which are divided into two regions, i.e South Region & North Region, Hinjawadi Police station comes in North Region-Zone III.[5]

Security[edit]

MIDC (Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation) took special initiative to install closed circuit television camera project. The project, co-sponsored by the Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) and the Hinjawadi Industries Association, will have 22 surveillance cameras monitoring the activity at six junctions in the IT Park.

It will be integrated with the Rs 225-crore CCTV camera project (1,285 cameras at 441 junctions) coming up in the city. The output will be monitored and recorded by the centralized unit at the Pune Police commissionerate. The project has an in-principle nod, but work has not picked up as yet. Officials hope it would be completed by early next year.

Hub for integrated townships in Pune[edit]

Hinjawadi is a hub for integrated townships in Pune.[6] The new Special Township Policy Act of the Maharashtra government has laid down an integrated approach to development of townships to de-congest Pune Municipal Corporation areas and encourage new settlements in the periphery though higher FSI (floor space index) than what is normally allowed in the municipal limits. This includes a minimum area of 100 acre, investment in public infrastructure, such as roads, water, sewage, medical facilities etc.

Hinjawadi has residential complexes like Paranjape Schemes Blue Ridge, Ekta Worldville, and Megapolis a joint venture between Kumar Builders and Bhosale Group.[1]

Due to rapid developments in and around Hinjawadi, property prices have skyrocketed.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hinjewadi Pune. Punemate.com (2008-12-22). Retrieved on 2014-06-25.
  2. ^ "Cops fail to control traffic snarls at hindjewadi". 
  3. ^ "Fulcrum setting up new centre in Pune". The Hindu Business Line. December 21, 2012. Retrieved December 21, 2012. 
  4. ^ List of NEFT, RTGS enabled banks list in Hinjawadi, IFSC Code list, MICR Codes, Address, Phone Numbers. Ifscfinder.com. Retrieved on 2014-06-25.
  5. ^ Police Jurisdiction. Pune Police. Retrieved on 2014-06-25.
  6. ^ "Integrated townships in Pune - Moneycontrol.com". moneycontrol.com. Retrieved 2014-01-30.