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|State||National Capital Territory of Delhi|
|• Body||Municipal Corporation of Delhi|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Outer Delhi|
|Civic agency||Municipal Corporation of Delhi|
Vikaspuri is a residential colony in Delhi, India. It comes under the Patel Nagar subzone of West Delhi. Vikaspuri has the pincode 110018. It is divided into nine major blocks — A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J and M. It also has a nearby colony named Shankar Garden. H Block is divided into sub-blocks H-I, H-II and H-III. Mahinder Yadav of Aam Aadmi Party is the MLA of Vikaspuri.
Two DDA apartment blocks (opposite JG-2 block), named Vikaspuri Extension pocket-A and pocket-B are across the Outer Ring Road, on either side of Manohar Nagar Gurudwara.
Vikaspuri is a planned urban area started by the Delhi Development Authority in the 1980s. It boomed in population in the late 1990s.
Vikaspuri is known for its suburban life and AEZ Square, which houses PVR Vikaspuri a multiplex, restaurants like McDonald's and Domino's Pizza and many smaller markets that are connected to each block of the larger town. Shopping at Delhi Haat at the District Centre, Janakpuri for handicrafts made by local artisans and there is a 24x7 service convenience store.
Vikaspuri is approximately 3 km from the Westend Mall in neighbouring Janakpuri which adds to the shopping and eating experience.The Janak Puri Club in the adjoining town of Vikaspuri includes sports like swimming and gym and organizes parties and it makes Vikaspuri one of the highly connected townships of Delhi.
There's a mall being built by the Reliance group of industries on Virjanand Marg (near D-Block). Bus numbers 883, 825A, 410A, 816A, 588A, and 805A pass by the Virjanand Marg Bus Stop and are the best transport route to the new mall.
Delhi Metro's Blue Line (Dwarka Sector-21-Vaishali/Noida City Center) Janakpuri (West) and Uttam Nagar (East) stations are approximately at equal distance from Vikaspuri. Rickshaws, Gramin Sewa or operated rickshaw go from these Metro stations to Vikaspuri. The Blue Line connects Vikaspuri to Connaught Place, Pragati Maidan, Anand Vihar ISBT and Vaishali. The line is being extended to the airport via Dwarka.
Vikaspuri will benefit from the Delhi Metro's Phase III which will be completed by March 2016. The Janakpuri (West) - Noida Botanical garden line will connect commuters to major places like IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas, IGI Domestic Airport, Nehru Place and others.
In all parts, cycle-rikshaws and autorikshaws can be found easily.
Gramin Sewa Autos ply on Virjanand Marg (Uttam Nagar East Metro - PVR Vikaspuri - H-Block Vikaspuri).
Recently motor-powered low-height four-seater rickshaws have come up but are relatively uncommon. You can get them from the Janakpuri West metro station.
There are many public and government senior secondary schools. Amongst them, the best school with surplus facilities is K R Mangalam World School. Others include Adarsh Public School, Kendriya Vidyalaya, St Cecilia's Public School, Kerala School, Banasthali Public School, Columbia Foundation School, V.V.D.A.V. Public School, Brain International School, Oxford Sr. Sec. School, Rama Krishna Sr. Secondary School, Kamal Public Sr Sec School, Mamta Modern Sr.Sec. School, Govt. Sarvodaya Girls Sr. Sec. School, Holy Innocents Public School.
There are many famous playschools —Footprints: Play School & Day Care Creche , Droplets, CPS Junior School (part of St Cecilia's Public School), Adarsh Kindergarten (part of Adarsh Public School), Bachpan Play School and others.
- International Airport T3: 16 km
- Connaught Place: 20 km
- New Delhi Railway Station: 20 km
- Old Delhi Railway Station: 18 km
- Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station: 28 km
- Allahabad Bank
- Axis Bank
- Bank of Baroda
- Bank of India
- Bank of Maharashtra
- Canara Bank
- HDFC Bank
- IDBI Bank
- ICICI Bank
- Kotak Mahindra Bank
- Oriental Bank of Commerce
- Punjab & Sind Bank
- Punjab National Bank
- South Indian Bank
- State Bank Of Hyderabad
- State Bank of India
- Syndicate Bank
- UCO Bank
- Union Bank of India
- Yes Bank
- Corporation Bank
- Pizza Hut (delivery only)
- Sagar Ratna
- Channi Pishori Chicken (non-veg delicacy heaven for tandori-afghani chicken Mr. Diljeet Singh 9810326023)
- Kathi Rolls
- Monica Cafe
- red hot (Chinese Cuisine)
Coffee shops and ice cream parlors
- Cafe Coffee Day
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- "Official Press Release".
- "Bachpan Play School". Bachpanglobal.com. Retrieved 2015-07-27.