Dilsukhnagar has grown into
a well known commercial and residential suburb of Hyderabad,
Andhra Pradesh, India.
has become one of the many major centers of Hyderabad with one of
the highest density and development. Much of its growth has taken
place in the last 5–10 years due to continuous immigration of
people from other parts of the state of Andhra Pradesh. Earlier it
was a purely a residential locality.
The suburb has gained importance since it lies on the National
highway 9 and its close proximity to Malakpet. The suburb starts from
TV tower and extends till
, L.B. Nagar, Karmanghat, Saroor nagar, and Vidhyutnagar are its boundaries.
officially Dilsukhnagar ends after SriChaitanya college, the areas
chaitanyapuri, Alkapuri, Telephone colony are a part of modern
Dilsukhnagar making Dilsukhnagar itself a mini city.
Dilsukhnagar is the major suburb of Malakpet Constituency, which is second biggest in
Pradesh after Khairtabad.
Till 2006 the area from Moosarambagh till Dilsukhnagar Bus depot
was part of MCH and the area starting
from bus depot till L.B Nagar was shared by Gaddiannaram
municipality,Saroor Nagar Municipality and Uppal Municipality.
all a part of Greater Hyderabad Municipal
Dilsukhnagar also known as DSNR for short, is one of the rapidly
growing commercial and residential areas in Hyderabad. DSNR is an
education hub and one can always find roads very busy with students
in groups crossing the streets. Reputed educational institutions
for intermediate education like Sri Chaitanya, Narayana,Guntur
Vikas, Vizag Vikas and many more are established in DSNR.
This suburb is also well known for shopping malls and business
centers and is majorly a middle class
suburb. People from neighbouring localities travel daily to this
suburb for education, entertainment and shopping. There are
theaters also. Its the only area in the city after RTC X Roads where there are 13 movie theatres in a radius of 2
Ganga theater which is located on Saroornagar
road is considered to be the biggest theatre in the city of
Dilsukhnagar is now center for commercial
activities for the people from surrounding districts like Nalgonda and Rangareddy.
Dilsukhnagar has a multitude of shops
throughout the NH-9 stretch with numerous chat bandars, fast food
centers, bakeries, hotels, tea stalls, Juice centers and
restaurants. Dilsukhangar as a suburb is a mixture of the Oldcity
and New City cultures of Hyderabad.
Dilsuknagar has second biggest bus depot in
Hyderabad after M.G.Bus Station owned by APSRTC, therefore making it well connected to all
parts of the city. It is well connected to Koti, which is a
well known City centre.
Due to its high density, the area is
frequented by traffic congestion. All the long ditance travel buses headed
for Vijayawada go via this suburb, thus adding to the congestion
at the Bus depot.The closest MMTS
Train station is at Malakpet.
Dilsukhnagar is included in the
planned Metro Rail project.
temple here is one of the famous
temples here. The temple which is well known to Hyderabad people
had a terrorist bombing at this place. Another temple is Ashtalakshmi Temple
which is nearly two
kilometers away at R.K.Puram.
Localities and Neighbourhoods
suburbs connecting into Dilsukhnagar are Bhavani Nagar,Gaddiannaram X roads, Maruthi Nagar, P & T
Colony, New Maruthi Nagar, Chaitanyapuri,Kothapet etc. In the recent years especially New Maruthi
Nagar, Kothapet have changed the Real Estate Market
Besides, the Govt. of the State announced
Metro Rail Project from Hitech City to LB Nagar
and the vicinity of Rail Stations are very near to Chaitanyapuri,
hence the real estate growth in these places seems tremendous. As
per the survey conducted by A.P. State
, held in the month of January 2009, the
colonies of in and around Chaitanyapuri will be in great demand in
the next coming years. There are some upmarket colonies like SBI
colony, SBH colony, Revenue Board Colony, AB colony etc. Major
landmarks are Bus depot, Chandana Brothers, TipsyTopsy, Konark
Diagnostic center, Venkatadri theatre, Shiridi Sai baba mandir,
Srichaitanya college, Fruit market.