City & Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Limited
New Towns - (Government of Maharashtra Undertaking)

NEW TOWN PROJECTS

Meghdoot New Nagpur

The GoM, appointed CIDCO as SPA for development of new township near Nagpur named as Meghdoot Project on 25th October, 1996

Importance of Nagpur

  • Nagpur is important metropolis of Central India.
  • Second Capital of state, administrative, cultural and educational centre.
  • Geographical centre of India.
  • East-West, North-South – major roads, rail corridors confluence at Nagpur.
  • The place is also well connected by air.

Project at Glance

  • Area - 9,310 hectares (22 revenue villages from Nagpur & Hingana tehsils)
  • An area of 6,841 hectares was de-notified on 21st April, 2001 by GoM while an area of 1,467 hectares was transferred to MADC for development of MIHAN Project
  • CIDCO purchased a land of 20 hectares from MIDC’s residential zone at Butibori Industrial Area in 1997-98
  • Constructed Housing Scheme for EWS & LIG – 925 Tenements
  • Plotted Development - residential, residential cum commercial, society, and shop-let plots
  • Total saleable area of 14.67 hectares; an area of 13.67 hectares has already been sold out