Dholera Special Investment Region
(DSIR) is a Greenfield Industrial City
planned and located approximately 100 km South West Of Ahmedabad. The Government Of Gujarat has
created a legislative framework for the formation Of a Special Investment Region Act 2009. Under
the act, a regional development authority for DSIR has been established.
Special Investment Region Development Authority (DSIRDA) has the responsibility Of planning and
development Of DSIR and will encompass the function Of administering government land within
DSIR. An SPV named Dholera Industrial City Development Limited (DICDL) has been created between
the Central Government (DMICDC Trust) and the State Government (DSIRDA) Of Gujarat to implement
the project. Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation Limited (DMICDC), a
special purpose company, was incorporated to establish, promote and facilitate development Of
the DMIC project
approximately 920 sq krn, encompassing 22 villages Of the Dholera Taluka in the District Of
Ahmedabad, is envisaged to be bigger than the city Of Ahmedabad. It is strategically located
between the industrial cities Of Ahmedabad, Baroda, Rajkot and Bhavnagar.
City will have its own self-sustaining ecosystem consisting Of economic drivers through
industrialisation, utility & logistic infrastructure, Social Infrastructure including education,
healthcare and Other public amenities.
DMICDC, with the
support Of the Government Of Gujarat, plans to create an economically and socially balanced
new-age city with world-class infrastructure and highest quality-of-life standards with
sustainability in the urban form including a sustainable urban transportation system within and
mobile/efficient regional connectivity with neighbouring cities and the rest Of the Country.
It will be
connected with Ahmedabad by a 6-lane access controlled expressway & MRTS (Metro Rail) in one
common corridor providing seamless connectivity & Rail-Road transition as an effective means Of
transportation between the 2 cities.
airport is being developed to the North-East Of DSIR by an SPV called Dholera International
Airport Company Limited (DIACL). The airport has already received Environmental & Site