is an affluent suburb of the South Delhi
district of Delhi
. It is named in honor of Lala Lajpat Rai
, also known the Lion of Punjab, and is today most known for the Lajpat Nagar Central Market. There is also one more Lajpat Nagar in Ghaziabad
in the NCR
The suburb is divided into four parts: Lajpat Nagar I, II, III (north of the Ring Road) and IV (south of the Ring Road). Housing colonies like Amar Colony
, Dayanand Colony
, Double Storey (also known as Nirmal Puri), National Park and Vikram Vihar are also located in it. Lajpat Nagar I has one of the leading car accessories and clothing market in South Delhi.
The colony falls partially under the New Delhi
and part of it is in the East Delhi
Lajpat Nagar IV has turned into a major commercial joint. It is so called the largest ladies suit market in Asia. It has all kinds of suits ranging from INR 200 (Approx US $ 4.5) to INR 45,000 (Approx US $ 1000). You can find all kinds of ethnic and fashionable ladies suit in this market.Lajpat Nagar IV- Amar Colony market is famous for joints selling momos, rolls and plenty of restaurants famous amongst the large number of students living in this area. Amar Colony also has an Institution for Blind. Kapur chemistry classes and Friends Tuition Center (FTC) are also famous among students in Lajpat nagar. Mr.Ayush Narang is the head of society here.
It is close to Moolchand Hospital, metro hospital(ashram)
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