Nehru Place Asia’s Biggest Computer & Electronics Gadget Market
Nehru place is the largest business, financial and commercial hub in Delhi, The Capital of India. Due to the growing importance of the surrounding areas of Delhi like NCR (National Capital Region), its importance is seen to be on a declining trend. Even amidst competition, Nehru Place has still maintained its charm among the South Delhi dwellers. It is the most prominent commercial center in South Delhi.
Nehru place is famous for buying cheap CD’s, DVD’s, Software, Computer and other electronic accessories at reasonable price. Many shops also sell 2nd hand or assembled computers. But it’s tough to buy at the exact cost as many sellers try selling off at more than an expected price. However if you are good in bargaining, you can shop at ease. It is important to act as a smart buyer specially when you are going to buy any 2nd hand electronic item.
It is one of the major commercial and financial hub of India which is also the largest IT market in India and might be in South East Asia. Being the IT hub, Nehru Place contains the HOs i.e. head offices of many big Indian IT companies. So it is considered as a main information technology hub of India.
The name of this Nehru Place Market is derived from the name of a great personality of India. It is named after the first Prime Minister of India, Shiri Jawaharlal Nehru. This market was formed in around 1980s .There are few high storey building like EROS, IFCI, ANSAL TOWER, DEVIKA TOWER, MODI TOWER etc.
Delhi Metro is the main transport to reach Nehru place. If to talk about the sroundings of Nehru Place, one of the famous temples i.e. Lotus Temple is also located very near by it.
- Nehru Place has its own Delhi-Metro Station on Violet Line (Central Secretariat to Badarpur)
- It is just 45 minutes run from New Delhi International Air Port by Taxi or Auto
- It is just 30 minutes run from Nizamuddin Railway Station by auto or taxi
- It is near about 1 hour run from New Delhi Railway Station by auto or taxi/ cab
- It has its own bus terminal, popularly known as Nehru Place Bus Terminal.
Nehru Place – Mainly treated as the center for SME of IT services, Nehru Place is hub for all forms of IT hardware dealers, such as personal computers (PC), servers, networking equipment, software, documentation services, and all allied services. Several manufacturers of computer hardware have their authorized dealerships and authorised service centers located here, and thats why, it is often considered as a main computer hardware shopping areaOne of the unique features of Nehru Place is the pervading informal atmosphere, akin to a flea market or a bazaar, in a place that deals in high-technology products. Bargaining is widely done and tolerated in Nehru Place IT market and it is possible to purchase items at a lower price than they are marked with.
Other businesses that operate in the Nehru Place area are cloth merchants, big indian banks, multinational corporations, several restaurants and even a multiplex. Several small hotels for accommodation are also available across the roads on all most all srounding sides of this area. Intercontinental series of hotels has its own member hotel here as Eros Intercontinental.
Nehru Place Market timings are 10-AM to 7-PM and is closed on Sunday, whereas flea market i.e. bazaar is open 7 days. The main post office near it is Kalkaji and the PIN Code of Nehru Place is 110019.