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Jankalyan Nagar is a situated in Malwani area at Malad Mumbai and is very close to the Marve Beach. Itis a self-sufficient residential area.
The landmark for the start of the Jankalyan Nagar is the Malwani Fire Brigade along with the Ganesh Temple in its premises. Its one of the operational ISO 9001 certified fire brigades in Mumbai Western Suburbs.
Jankalyan Nagar is expanding with its new neighborhood Bhoomi Park.
There are 3 schools within the area, 4 medical stores which run 24 hrs (day&night), 3 banks (Janakalyan Bank, Abhyudaya & State Bank of India), 9 ATM corners, 6 Fast Food outlets, 3 family restaurants, 2 diagnostics labs, 3 dentists, 2 hospitals & many vegetable vendors.
3 BEST buses pass/start from Jankalyan Nagar. Bus 243 Jankalyan Nagar to Station; Bus 622 Jankalyan Nagar to Station via Bhoomi Park & Bus 278 Poisar Depot to Malwani Depot via Jankalyan Nagar.
This area consists of Janakalyan Bank,Abhyudaya Bank and State Bank Of India.The oldest bank of them is Janakalyan Bank(established in the year 1996)and the newest bank is State Bank Of India(established on May 2013).The Janakalyan Bank and State bank Of India are open on Sundays as well. The Janakalyan Bank is open all seven days Monday to Sunday (except public holidays).The operational hours of Janakalyan Bank on weekdays is from (Monday To Friday)9:00 am to 2:00 p.m & 4:30 p.m to 8:00 p.m. On Saturdays from 9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m and Sundays from 10:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m. The State Bank Of India is operational from Friday To Tuesday from 8:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m and on Wednesday it is open y from 8:30 a.m to 11:30 a.m.The State Bank Of India is closed on Thursdays and Public Holidays.
Jankalyan Nagar is largely cosmopolitan. Large residents are Christians & South Indians. Business Community is more than those in service & jobs.The area experiences one of the largest private car parking's on its roads in Malad West. Average each resident owns 2 to 3 cars. Old Jankalyan Nagar residents are largely Maharashtrians and the original settlers. Avg cars owned by them is 1 out of 4 families.
The area has one of the hottest & beautiful NRI girls residing and mingling around. Large population works either in BMC, MMRDA, Income Tax Dept or Call Centers, 3G, JP Morgan or Banks IDBI, SBI etc.
There are no warehouses or foundry factories in the area. The area also has 4 pet dog shops, 3 aerobic and spas, 2 full-time gymnasiums and 2 jogging tarck with gardens in its vicinity. Jankalyan nagar has a very lively sports culture in its youth. It has a Volley Ball court with flood lights, 1 Cricket Ground, 2 Soccer Grounds and a small gymkhana for indoor sports. The youth of Jankalyan Nagar also known as JK Youth or JK Boys are socially & politically active. The JK Youth's senior members include Sachin Kadam, Vinay Ghatkar, Ashish Shirke, Mayur Joshi, Makrand Desai among others. Other Junior members too make the youth unity strong in this colony.