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|District||North East Delhi|
|• Body||East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) formerly a part of MCD, DDA|
|• Official||Hindi, English|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Vehicle registration||DL 5*|
|Civic agency||East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) formerly a part of MCD|
Dilshad Garden is a large housing colony located in North East Delhi, which was primarily developed by Delhi Development Authority (DDA). A nearby colony named Dilshad Colony is sometimes mistaken to be a part of Dilshad Garden due to the similarity of names.
The area is divided into several Blocks and Pockets named from A to R.
The Deer Park in Dilshad Garden is a public park with lush green grounds.
The Ayyappa Temple located in R pocket was built by sculptors and carpenters who were flown-in from Kerala and trained in Vedic temple design.
Dilshad Garden is nearly 4 km from Anand Vihar Interstate Bus Terminus and Railway Station and about 3 km from Shahdara. The closest metro stations are Dilshad Garden and Jhilmil.
The area is quite densely populated with a mix of people from all income groups, castes and religions including Hindus, Jains, Sikhs, Christians, and Muslims. A market for automobiles and automobile accessories is located near Bebe Nanki Gurudwara. One Jain Temple is located at the R-Block in Dilshad Garden.
- Vivek Vihar
- Dilshad Colony
- G.T.B Enclave
- Surajmal Vihar
- Seema Puri
- Nand Nagri
- Sunder Nagri
- Yamuna Vihar
- Savita Vihar