New Kanpur City

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New Kanpur City
Nickname(s): NKC
New Kanpur City is located in Uttar Pradesh
New Kanpur City
New Kanpur City
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°36′46″N 80°16′19″E / 26.6127°N 80.2719°E / 26.6127; 80.2719Coordinates: 26°36′46″N 80°16′19″E / 26.6127°N 80.2719°E / 26.6127; 80.2719
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Kanpur Dehat District
 • Body Kanpur Development Authority
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 208001
Telephone code 0512
Vehicle registration UP-78

New Kanpur City is a satellite city of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Kanpur is one of the biggest industrial cities of Uttar Pradesh and will soon have a brand new satellite city named New Kanpur City. The new city will spread over 10,000 acres of prime land on the banks of the Ganges.

According to Sushil Kumar, Vice President of Kanpur Vikas Pradhikaran, the city will be well-planned and a totally power-cut free zone and will be completed in the next five years (1998-2002). For the development of phase one of the project, 511.76 hectares of land will be acquired from seven villages. In the first phase, around 18,000 building and plots to house ninety-thousand people, will be developed.

Co-operative housing societies will get preference for allotment of plots in this new city. The remaining land will be allotted to the private developers with the clause that they will develop houses covering minimum 25 per cent of the plot area. According to Mr. Sushil Kumar new Kanpur city will be the most modern and well planned city in the whole country.[1]

Land Proposed[edit]

Over 10,000 acres of land is proposed for NKC Between Bithoor and Azad Nagar on a 4 lane Road of Kanpur-Bithoor.


Kanpur Metro[edit]

Kanpur Metro Rail shall be extended to New Kanpur en route to Bithoor.

City Bus[edit]

City Busses of UPSRTC from Kanpur to Bithoor will run from NKC.


NKC Public School (CBSE Board) will be made with Classes of PG-12.

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