Noida is an incredible city and a part of the National Capital Region that is constantly evolving on a large scale. There is a lot to Noida than what meets the eye and a lot to look out for as time goes by. Here are 7 things about Noida City that your surely aren’t aware of, things that will make you proud of your city and this part of the NCR!
1. A new Pink path to ‘Women’s Safety’
Pink auto rickshaws will soon start functioning and will permit only female passengers, to ensure Women Safety in Noida all day and night as well. There will be 14 pink auto rickshaw stands for now, 11 in Noida and 3 in Greater Noida. A total of 320 auto rickshaws will be running soon, 250 in Noida and 70 in Greater Noida respectively. Without a doubt, pink autos will be running throughout Noida, with stands outside GIP mall, Sector 12 to 22, 37, 56, 62 and outside metro stations so that women can get direct access to the specific places they need to reach. Since there are plenty of women studying at Knowledge Park, an auto stand will be available there as well, along with Jagat Farm and Pari Chowk.
2. A healthy environment for a healthy society
Open air gymnasiums surrounded by beautiful greenery is something that you can expect in the days to come in Noida. Twenty seven parks in total will have well-equipped gymnasiums in their premises that can be used by one and all at no charge. Two gymnasiums have already been opened by the Noida Authority. The gymnasiums are equipped with all weather-proof equipments of top-notch quality to work on different body regions. Working out in open air has plenty of advantages, something that both, fitness and non-fitness freaks will surely love. From high-end workouts to low-end, all of it will be available for free.
3. The entrance of Godrej Properties has created a Rs 3000 Cr. sales expectancy
The popular real estate company, Godrej Properties, entered Noida for the first time with its new township Godrej Golf Links, a development that is spread over 100 acres of land and sold more than Rs 300 Cr. with the launch of Phase-1of its project, Godrej Crest. Godrej Project Greater Noida has a long way to go and its successful start has already paved its way to success. MD and CEO of Godrej Properties said, "On the first day itself we sold about 600,000 sq. ft. of space, which puts it with the best launches we have ever had anywhere in the country. The villa project is positioned in a way that it is affordable on a relative basis. We are selling villas starting from Rs.1 Cr. We consider Noida a critical growth opportunity for our company and hope to have many more successful launches in the city." As Godrej properties Noida expects the sales to touch Rs 3000 Cr. soon, it can be seen that Noida is that city and a part of the NCR that many buyers and investors would want to be a part of today.
4. A new and unique Start-Up for a changing nation
A Noida Startup, tailmil.com, is a grocery and kitchen items online store that provides free home delivery of ordered products, along with a Cash Delivery at home of the latest currency notes as well (minimum product order of Rs.160 on first order and Rs.140 henceforth for currency notes to be delivered). This unique feature lets you get a maximum of Rs.1000 delivered per day. This online store makes things a lot easier during Demonetization period by providing customers the option to select their preferred denomination of notes during online payment. The small catch here is that every new customer is required to refer the website to 6 other people to be eligible for Rs.1000 cash to be delivered with the products ordered, or else he/she can only get Rs.500 cash delivered. Only individuals located in Noida can avail this feature.
5. Travel faster and travel for free
After the PIL filed by the Federation of Noida Residents Welfare Associations (FONRWA) years back, the Delhi-Noida-Direct (DND) Flyway is toll-free for all kinds of vehicles today and you can enjoy your everyday travel between the National Capital Region for free, let’s not forget, in the shortest amount of time possible as well. The Delhi-Noida-Direct (DND) Flyway is used by plenty of people each and every day and a Free DND Flyway has made it convenient and hassle-free for all travellers. Travel fast and save high toll-tax, what more could be better? Plenty of inhabitants of Noida are happily travelling to and fro through the DND whenever needed and are totally satisfied with the decision by the Allahabad High Court to make the flyway a Toll free DND. You could be the next person!
6.High-Tech automation for pleasurable travelling and happy travellers every day
The latest driverless Metro from Delhi to Noida will start running from the 1st quarter of 2017, safety tests of signals and technical trials are currently being conducted to ensure 100% safety. The fully-automated trains will soon run between Delhi’s Kalindi Kunj Metro Station and Noida’s Botanical Garden Metro Station, which will serve as the 1st interchange station of the National Capital Region that will link passengers directly to the Blue Line. The total link is 3.9 km. long. Each train will consist of 6 coaches that will be big enough for 1,866 passengers – more accommodation when compared to the current trains as the automated train does not need a cabin for an operator and the same space is used for passengers instead. You can travel in modern and high-tech public transport every day, something that developed cities in the country too don’t have.
7. Ram Dev’s Patanjali Yogpeeth gets 750 acres of land for educational, medical and industrial space on the popular Yamuna Expressway
750 acres of land along the Yamuna Expressway, Near Residential facility Gaur Yamuna City, will be allotted to Baba Ramdev, the renowned yoga guru, by the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA). A naturopathy centre will be set up on a land of 400 acres, out of which 300 acres of land will be used for an industrial unit and an educational institute that will be set up soon. The educational institute will be a distinct institute that will provide a good mixture of eastern and western schools of thought. Arun Vir Singh, a chief executive officer of the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority stated that Patanjali Yogpeeth will make a start-up investment of Rs.1,000 Cr. to get the massive project running. Yamuna Expressway is the next residential and commercial area that many have their eyes on and many people are purchasing residential spaces or investing in a Gaur Yamuna City.