Preet Vihar

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Preet Vihar
subdistrict
Preet Vihar is located in Delhi
Preet Vihar
Preet Vihar
Location in Delhi, India
Coordinates: 28°38′17″N 77°17′37″E / 28.6380°N 77.2936°E / 28.6380; 77.2936Coordinates: 28°38′17″N 77°17′37″E / 28.6380°N 77.2936°E / 28.6380; 77.2936
Country  India
State Delhi
District East Delhi
Government
 • Body Municipal Corporation Of Delhi
Languages
 • Official HindiEnglish
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 110092
Telephone code 91-11-2201xxxx
Nearest city Ghaziabad
Lok Sabha constituency East Delhi
Vidhan Sabha constituency Vishwas Nagar
Civic agency Municipal Corporation Of Delhi

Preet Vihar is a residential colony in East Delhi, India. It is situated on Vikas Marg. It also has a well known commercial complex near the Metro station on Vikas Marg.

Composition[edit]

Preet Vihar is an upscale residential area in Delhi. It is a well established colony in the eastern part of Delhi, minutes away from Connaught Place, considered the heart of Delhi. The area is known for the shops and educational institutes located here. Apart from this, it has residential societies that offers very good accommodation.

Outlets of all well known brands are situated here with a variety of fashion collection on display. Innumerable restaurants and food joints dot the area. Crowded with a number of small and big shops, this place is considered one of the best commercial hubs in Delhi.

Blocks[edit]

There are seven blocks in Preet Vihar, namely A-G and 'G' Block is the largest one with around 365-370 homes.

Popular landmarks[edit]

There are many popular landmarks in and around Preet Vihar such as Karkardooma District Court, PSK (Poorva Sanskrti Kendra), Scope Tower, Gufa Wala Mandir (temple), Park End Masjid, V3S Mall, Metro Station, NIIT Center, Mahindra First Choice Showroom and others.

Preet Vihar is also home to a branch of Domino's Pizza, Nirula's, Sagar Ratna, Saffron Court, Bikanerwala there.

There are many institutes (coaching centres, Language institutes, computer institutes etc.) in the locality. These include Career Launcher, Achievers Point, NIIT, Aptech, Guitarmonk, Ftech and others.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) building is an important landmark in Preet Vihar and there are well known schools located here serving the community residing in this suburb area of Delhi on the other side of Yamnua river.

Connectivity[edit]

Anand Vihar Inter State Bus terminal (ISBT) is the nearest Bus Depot with it being at a distance of approximately 4 km (2.5 mi).

The nearest metro station is Preet Vihar Station itself. which connects to various other parts of Delhi.

Place Distance from Preet Vihar
ITO 6 km or 3.8 miles
CP 10 km or 6 miles
Indira Gandhi International Airport 30 km or 18.5 miles
New Delhi Railway Station 10 km
Anand Vihar 4 km or 2.5 miles

Preet Vihar Commercial Complex[edit]

It houses many shops and offices and is one of the premier markets for the sale/purchase of second hand cars in East Delhi. The complex also houses many stock broking units such as that of India Infoline Ltd and Karvy. Career Launcher too has its own office. There are a few software development firms, builders,property dealers and DSA for home loans and loan against property located in the complex as well.

Other areas/colonies near Preet Vihar[edit]

  • Bank Enclave - is one of the only other residential colonies near Preet Vihar that comes close to the living standards of Preet Vihar. It was adjudged as the best colony in East Delhi by one of the Property Newspaper-cum Magazine in 2007.

Nirman Vihar is a good gated colony equivalent to Preet Vihar in terms of infrastructure, living standard, approach to important places.

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