Know about Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) and Industries in Bhavnagar
Bhavnagar has 17 Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC). Namely : Amreli Gidc industrial directory, Babra-I Gidc industrial directory, Babra-ii Gidc industrial directory, Botad Gidc industrial directory , Chitra Gidc industrial directory, Damnagar Gidc industrial directory , Dhasa Gidc industrial directory , Jafrabad Gidc industrial directory, Liliya Gidc industrial directory , Mahuva Gidc industrial directory , Palitana Gidc industrial directory, Rajula Gidc industrial directory , Sihor-I Gidc industrial directory, Sihor-ii Gidc industrial directory , Vallabhipur Gidc industrial directory, Vartej Gidc industrial directory, Vithalwadi Gidc industrial directory.
Bhavnagar also known as Kathiawar is located on the eastern coast of Gujarat. The city covers an area of 53.3 sq km. The city is located in the Saurashtra region of the state. The city is located at a distance of 198 km from Gandhinagar. Bhavnagar is well connected with other cities by road.
The famous tourist attraction of the city are Takhteshwat Temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva built-in 1893. Nilambag Palace which is the residence of the Maharaja His Highness Maharaol Vijayrajsinhji Virbhadrasinhji Gohil, Mangalsinhji Mahal Palace which is the residence of royal family and represents traditional Kathiawari architecture, Gaurishankar lake is an artificial lake, Victoria Park which has diverse flora and fauna covers an area of 500 acres, Ganga Deri which is a miniature of Tajmahal, Nilambag Palace and many more.
Bhavnagar has all the flavor of traditional Gujarati food. The major food dishes are Fafadiya Ganthiya and Pav Gathiya. Pav Gathiya made of spicy Ganthiya and Pav. Bateta Bhungala is made of boiled potatoes served with chili and Bhungala are salty frames and many more.
People of Bhavnagar celebrate a wide range of festivals, and the major festivals are Uttrayan, which is celebrated on the 14th and 15th of January and people enjoy the occasion with the kite festival. Navratri is a nine-day festival and is celebrated by performing Gujarati Garba, Diwali is celebrated for 5 days where people light lamps in their houses and enjoy firecrackers and many more.
The economy of Bhavanagr mainly depends on the diamond cutting units, plastics, marine chemicals, shipbuilding, shipbreaking, and salt units. The city is the largest producer of salt. Around 34,500 tons of salt is annually produced in the city. There are medium and large scale industries. These industries are under the Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC). All the information on these industries like Name, Phone Number, Address, Name of the key person can be found on Indian Business Pages