Our country is a developing country. According to the Human Development Index of 2020, India is ranked 131 out of 189 countries. In the last several years, the GDP of our country has seen many ups and downs, but there are some cities in India that are moving ahead in terms of progress and prosperity.
Do you know about those cities in India, is your city one of them. If you want to know the answers to these questions, then stay with us in this article, we will tell you about the 10 fastest growing cities in India, which are developing very fast.
India’s fastest growing city list
1. Surat, Gujarat
With an annual growth rate of 9.17%, Surat is one of the most progressive cities in the world, Surat’s fastest-growing city in India, and the hub of the world’s largest diamond polishing and cutting industry.
A large part of the GDP of Surat city depends on its diamond industry, apart from this it is the first choice of people doing the real estate business. Surat is the third cleanest city in India. And it is also considered the hub of India’s ad facial fabrics. You hardly know that friends Surat is the only city in India that has more than 100 flyovers.
It is also called the City of Flyovers. Because there is a flyover every 3 kilometers. In the matter of security also, Surat never made any difference, it became the first city in India to start installing CCTV cameras on the road.
2. Agra, Uttar Pradesh
Agra, home of the world’s most famous tourist attraction, is in second place on our list with an annual growth rate of 8.58%, one of the 7 wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal is the most famous tourist spot in India.
Agra has been a very important contributor to the development of India’s tourism sector, apart from this Agra is also known for its hospitality industry, textile industry, and small leather industry.
3. Bengaluru, Karnataka
Bangalore is called the IT Capital of India. This capital city of Karnataka is famous as “Silicon Valley” due to its large IT industry. This is the first city in India where a free WiFi facility has been provided by the government to the general public, so if any of you ever go to Bangaluru and are a resident there, then they must take advantage of this facility.
You will find both gardens and parks in this city, it is up to you where you want to go. Bangalore is the center of India’s aerospace and is also considered an education hub due to several prestigious institutes like IIMs, IITs,, and IISc. The headquarters of ISRO is also located in Bangalore. With an annual growth rate of 8.5 percent, the fastest-growing city Karnataka is scaling the heights of progress.
4. Hyderabad, Telangana
Hyderabad has become the capital of Telangana after the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad continues to be in the top 4 in the list of developing cities with 8.47%. It is home to Ramoji Rao Film Studio which is the largest film studio in the world. If movie sets fascinate you then you must visit Ramoji Film Studio once as it is a famous tourist spot in Hyderabad.
Apart from this, Hyderabad is the hub of a thriving IT industry. Due to this Hyderabad is also known as Cyberabad. You can assess how big the IT industry of this city is by the presence of many big companies like Google, Microsoft, and Facebook located here.
Friends, there is a single-story building named ‘Rashtrapati Nilayam’ in Hyderabad. The President of India comes to spend a few months of winter as Delhi gets quite cold and Hyderabad is home to the world’s largest convention center known as the “HITEX Hyderabad International Convention Centre”. It is also known as the “City of Pearls” due to the business of the earlier Gems stone of Hyderabad.
5. Nagpur, Maharashtra
Maharashtra is the most developed state in India. The progress of any state is determined by its cities. When the state is at the peak of progress, then its city must be in the order of the fastest-growing cities. Nagpur has emerged as an emerging metropolitan and industrial city of Maharashtra in the last few years.
Nagpur has more than 22 thousand small and medium industries and startups from big IT companies like Infosys TCS. Multi-Modal International Hub Airport is located in the Mihan region, it is believed that Nagpur can become the next IT hub of the country.
A major part of the economy of Nagpur city is affected by agriculture and especially orange production. If you consider it more appropriate to take Ayurvedic medicines, then you will be happy to know that Nagpur is a major producer of Ayurvedic medicines. Apart from this, it is also the host of the Regional Office of the Reserve Bank of India.
The annual growth rate of Nagpur city is 8.41 percent and there is no shortage of employment due to the presence of companies like Hyundai, Unitech, and Videocon here.
6. Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu
Take friends, another city of Tamil Nadu is present in sixth place in our list of progressive cities. Well, all this is a matter of later, now let’s talk about Tirupur, which is the hub of India’s clothing industry. In total 90% of the country’s cotton wear, garment export
comes from Tiruppur.
Today, a small village of about 40 years ago, which has now become the center of crores of industries, Tirupur has come a long way in the midst of all this. It is also called the Network Capital of India.
Tiruppur plays a huge role in India’s foreign exchange. It is the source of employment for many artisans and laborers all over the country. With an annual growth rate of 8.36 percent, this city is very important for the development of India’s textile market.
7. Rajkot, Gujarat
We all have eaten Balaji’s spicy Salty, but you know that Balaji is mainly the industry of which city, then friends, you guessed it right. The city of Rajkot is the home of Balaji Wafers. Rajkot is the fourth largest city in Gujarat after Ahmedabad Surat and Vadodara.
Rajkot is one of the cleanest cities in India. From this, you can get an idea of how much cleanliness contributes to the development of any area. You will be surprised to know that the literacy rate of Rajkot is 82.20% which is much higher than the average literacy rate in India. Along with this, Rajkot is famous all over the country for the purity of its gold.
The clothing business of Rajkot is huge. Printed salwar sarees of Rajkot are quite popular in different states of India. The value of the Casting & Forging industry here is increasing in the global market. With around £500 regulated in Rajkot to meet the needs of the local diesel industry, Rajkot has secured itself the seventh position in our list of top growing cities in India with an annual growth rate of 8.33%.
8. Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu.
Tiruchirappalli, also known as Trichy, is another famous city in Tamil Nadu. With an annual growth rate of 8.29%, this city is very important for engineering aspirants. If you have ever dreamed of becoming an engineer or preparing for JEE exam, then this city will be very close to your heart because there are two big institutes in the country, IIT and NIT Trichy.
Many capable engineers of the country are contributing to the development of our country by studying at these institutes. Apart from education, these cities are one of the lists of the 10 cleanest cities in India. Trichy City is home to several industrial businesses and software companies in Tamil Nadu. Due to all these reasons, Trichy is setting new dimensions of progress.
9. Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Now let’s talk about the capital city of Tamil Nadu, Chennai and all of you must have seen Chennai Express or Chennai vs China movie once. So let’s assume that you already have some information about Chennai. But do you know that Chennai is also called “Detroit of India”.
Chennai is called Detroit of India due to its huge automobile industry, it is the manufacturing hub of big automobile companies like Ford, Hyundai, Nissan, Royal Enfield, etc. 40 percent of India’s automobile industry depends on Chennai. Along with this, the base of many big IT companies is located in Chennai.
Chennai has been maintaining its place in the top five for many years in India’s GDP capita. The matter does not end here only. Friends, let’s talk about Chennai and it should not be told that it is the fourth largest metropolitan city in the country. That’s not right. Rapidly expanding its footprint, Chennai continues to make it to our list with an annual growth rate of 8.17%
10. Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Vijayawada is the second-largest city in Andhra Pradesh. According to mythology, Goddess Durga in her Kanaka Durga form killed a demon at this place. Since then the city became a symbol of the victory of Goddess Durga and became famous as Vijayawada.
The city of Vijayawada, situated on the banks of the Krishna River, is the headquarters of the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority. It is called the business capital of Andhra Pradesh. The name of Vijayawada Junction is included in all the major junctions of the country and whether it is for transportation or of industrialization. This city is progressing in every field.
Keeping its place in the list of the fastest developing city in India, Vijayawada city maintains an annual growth rate of 8.16%. It has also been named Global City of the Future by McKinsey Quarterly Business Magazine. While retaining its prosperity with its proud history, even today this city remains in the race for development.