New Chandigarh is Punjab’s first smart city. It is located near the town of Mullanpur. Mullanpur will comprise of 32 villages. The first phase has already begun.
This area would be a house for many parks and tourist places. This area of new Chandigarh would not be less than Singapore since the master plan is being prepared by Singapore based company.
New Chandigarh will be a residential city with high quality living. It would be host for Information Technology companies, hospitals, parks, shopping complexes and a lot more.
Many eminent builders are coming up with massive projects in new Chandigarh area. Each project would be a township in itself with shops, dispensary, schools, recreation area and clubs.
Keeping in mind the potential of growth, GMADA has made all provisions to provide all amenities to the people who choose to live here. New Chandigarh would be able to cater to the spilling population of Chandigarh and Mohali. New Chandigarh, a city perfect, has been planned with world-class amenities and infrastructure. This area is spread over 15000 acres and the buildable land is much lesser leaving a lot of greenery. For this reason it is called ECO city.
New Chandigarh is blessed with natural water bodies, JayantiDevi Ki Rao, Patiali Ki Rao And Siswan River. These would ensure a steady water supply in the future. These would act as assets for the future.
Most of the nature has been conserved. The development is taking place in harmony with nature.
New Chandigarh is bound to attract people because of its prime location. It is well connected with Himachal, Chandigarh and Punjab. It is a self-sustained city with hospitals, schools and commercials.
A 200 ft. wide road will link it with all the adjoining areas. It is just 7 kilometers from PGI.
The water supply shall be steady and a provision for next 25 years has been made. An independent water treatment plant is being installed for new Chandigarh with a capacity of 20 MGD.
Installation of a main sewage treatment plant exclusively for new Chandigarh shall be done to treat sewage water to utilize it for the green area.
New Chandigarh shall also have an independent storm water drainage system. This will carry all the rainwater to the two natural choe’s Jayanti Devi And Patiala Ki Rao.
There would be uninterrupted power supply for this township. Development of new Chandigarh is on fast track. This area would also be linked with metro.
Keeping the future requirements in mind, everything has been provided separately for this area. This is a medium density area so the natural environment shall be preserved. By construction of GMADA expressway, Baddi and Anandpur sahib would be accessible.
Open spaces and recreational areas are the main features of new Chandigarh. South-western part of new Chandigarh has been set aside for sports, horse riding, golf courses and recreation area.
There is also be a health zone Medecity (PGI Extension,Tata cancer Research Hospital,Max Hospital, etc)and an Educational zone in this area. There would also be an industrial zone for this area.