Naya Raipur is emerging as India’s first smart city, planned with utter efficiency for promoting business. The Central Business Development District is a mixed hub of commerce, business, retail, recreation and hospitality, situated at the heart of the city. Human development experts consider that CBD in Raipur has the capacity to alter the face of business investment in India. This new state capital has already set goals for many metropolitan cities in and outside India.
However, have you ever wondered what makes it a model business sector? Well, go on and read its arresting features to know it yourself!
4 striking features of the Central Business Development district of Naya Raipur-
- Location and connectivity:
The whole city of Naya Raipur has been divided into sectors- each for a certain purpose. The central business complex will be developed in sector 21, which lies at the heart of the city. It spreads over 101.5 hectares. Lying in a central location, it will have easy connectivity to all other places by BRTS and railway lines, making it a great site for real estate in India!
- Impeccable planning:
The central business district is an impeccable business plan by the NRDA team, having two separate complexes for commercial and retail purposes.
The retail complex will host 2 blocks with the first in a form of formal retail and the second in a form of high street retail. This B+G+6 storied building will have an array of restaurants, shopping, recreational and office spaces. While the shops will occupy the ground and the first floor, second floor onwards will be taken up by offices.
The commercial complex at the CBD in Raipur will have two towers- A and C. Tower A will comprise B+G+9 floors, while Tower C will have B+G+11 floors. Each floor will have a carpet area between 18,000 and 42,000 sq. ft.
Both the complexes will be equipped with sufficient number of passenger and service elevators, energy efficient air conditioners and state-of-the art, automated fire safety system.
3.Optimum utilization of natural resources:
While the main roadways will house smart lighting system in the form of LED lights and solar power, the central business district also doesn’t lag behind in resource utility! The commercial and retail complexes will harvest the entire rainwater falling on its premise with the help of rainwater harvesting system.
4.A meeting place of business and recreation-
The central business district or CBD in Raipur will not just have commercial buildings and shops. Recreational spots, shopping mall are also included in the plan. The retail complex will have a three screen multiplex with over 350 seats. Moreover, vehicular traffic will remain prohibited to the periphery of the buildings.
Additionally, the design includes spaces for large banquets halls for social and official functions.
All of these features not only qualify the central business district at Naya Raipur as a 21st century business model, but also an attractive spot to invest in real estate in India. With the first ever green and smart city, Naya Raipur is sure to take India’s business wing on a high flight!