|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 an upper middle class 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 namely A,B,C,D,E,F,G,H & J. H Block is further divided into sub-blocks H-I, H-II & H-III. Mahinder Yadav of Aam Aadmi Party is the current MLA of Vikaspuri.
Vikaspuri Extension: 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 residential living, AEZ Square, which houses PVR Vikaspuri, a multiplex. There are a number of restaurants in the complex including McDonald's and Domino's. There are many smaller markets that are connected to each block of the larger town that also provide for a shopping experience. Vikaspuri is approximately 3 km from the Westend Mall in neighbouring Janakpuri which adds to shopping and eating experience. Shop at Delhi Haat at the District Centre, Janakpuri for handicrafts made by local artisans. It also has a 24X7 convenience store just at the starting of the town. One could also be a member of the Janak Puri Club which is in the adjoining town of Vikaspuri. The Club includes various sports like swimming and gymming and also organizes various parties. Overall a very lively town, though there is a lack of a good library but it is one of the highly connected townships of Delhi.
There's also a mall coming up on Virjanand Marg (near D-Block) being built by the Reliance group of industries.Various buses like 883,825A,410A,816A,588A,805A also arrive at the Virjanand Marg Bus Stop.
Delhi Metro's Blue Line (Dwarka Sector-21-Vaishali/Noida City Center) Janakpuri (West) station & uttam Nagar (East) station are approximately at equal distance from Vikaspuri. One can get Rickshaw, Gramin Sewa or operated Rickshaw from these Metro station to get in Vikaspuri. The Blue Line of the Metro, which starts from Dwarka, connects Vikaspuri to Connaught Place, Pragati Maidan,Anand Vihar ISBT and Vaishali. The line is being extended to the airport via Dwarka. Vikaspuri will also benefit from the Delhi Metro's Phase III which will be completed by March 2016. The Janakpuri (West) - Noida Botanical garden line will connect the commuters to major places like IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas, IGI Domestic Airport, Nehru Place & others.
Other Modes Of Transport
In all parts cyclerikshaws 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 4-seater rikshaws have also come up, but are relatively uncommon yet. You can get them on the Janakpuri West metro station.
There are many Public and Government Senior Secondary Schools. A few from the long list include Adarsh Public School, Kendriya Vidyalaya,St Cecilia's Public School, Kerala School, K R Mangalam World 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 and others. There are a hub of famous playschools droplets, CPS Junior School, Adarsh Kindergarten(Part of Adarsh Public School) and others.
- International Airport T3: 16 km
- Connaught Place (Down of New Delhi): 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
Coffee shops and ice cream parlors
- Cafe Coffee Day
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