Asarwa Chakla

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Asarwa Chakla
Neighbourhood
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Coordinates: 23°02′36.7″N 72°36′17.6″E / 23.043528°N 72.604889°E / 23.043528; 72.604889Coordinates: 23°02′36.7″N 72°36′17.6″E / 23.043528°N 72.604889°E / 23.043528; 72.604889
Country India
StateGujarat
DistrictAhmedabad
Government
 • BodyAhmedabad Municipal Corporation
Languages
 • OfficialGujarati, Hindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
380016
Telephone code91-079
Lok Sabha constituencyAhmedabad
Civic agencyAhmedabad Municipal Corporation

Asarwa Chakla is an area located in Ahmedabad, India.[1] It is located south of the Civil Hospital and east of the Sabarmati river. Chakla literally means as the central meeting place in Gujarati. Asarwa Chakla is a roundabout formed by the north and south Hanuman singh road, Nilkhant Mahadev road, and an unnamed residential road. The Asarwa Chakla post office is located on the south side of the Hanuman singh road. There are many small shops and restaurants within the Asarwa Chakla. Most of them serve paan, which contains betel nut and is linked to Oral Cancer.[2]

List of Restaurants & Shops[edit]

  • Gurumukh Paan Center.
  • Jay Ambe Dairy.
  • Lucky Paan Center.
  • New Umiya Bhajiya Mart.
  • Shiv Shakti Chawana & Sweets.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.informationhubindia.com/content/india/gujarat/ahmedabad/32762_asarwa-chakla/index.html
  2. ^ Phukan, RK; Ali, MS; Chetia, CK; Mahanta, J (2001). "Betel nut and tobacco chewing; potential risk factors of cancer of oesophagus in Assam, India". Br. J. Cancer. 85 (5): 661–7. doi:10.1054/bjoc.2001.1920. PMC 2364125. PMID 11531248.