construction of the planned urban development "gaur city 1" in greater noida (india)

Construction of the planned township "Gaur City 1" East of Delhi (India)

An entire neighborhood is being built to provide housing and commercial spaces for the growing middle-class in the Delhi area.­

Villages and agricultural lands have been bulldozed to make room for this huge planned development, part of the "Greater Noida" project.­

For more info, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Greater_­Noida.

bamboo scaffoldings building construction buildings construction cranes electricity pylon gaur city greater noida planned city transmission tower urban development urban planning
Noida-Greater Noida Link Road, Friends Enclave Residency, Yusufpur, Ambedkar City, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh 201009, India

Photos of building construction, house construction and construction workers and contractors on work sites.­

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- Muni Railroad Track Construction

- Construction Workers

- Road Construction (Vietnam)

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­