• Code PUD23029
  • Faculty Planning
  • Tutor/s Tarun Patel,Rutul Joshi,Nitika Bhakuni,Ravi Sannabhadti,Maulik Chauhan,Arjun Joshi,Rushil Palavajjhala ,Umesh Shurpali,Jay Bhanushali,Anil kumar Roy,Tarunkumar Sharma


Vastral, 12.9 km east of Ahmedabad's center, offers a serene suburban experience with wide roads and strategic connectivity via radial street plans and the blue metro line. Diverse land use, including industrial and residential areas under AMC, defines its unique urban fabric. Historically linked to GIDC in 1965, Vastral's industrial landscape contrasts with residential plots. The 19th-century industrial boom fueled by GIDC shaped the area, attracting a labor influx and spurring housing demand. GMRCL's 2010 inception and metro corridors in 2013 transformed old buildings, while Jadeshwar Van Park and improved road infrastructure elevated community spaces and connectivity. Vastral's transition to a Municipal Corporation from 2010 to 2013, overseen by AUDA, brought enhanced amenities but also environmental challenges, highlighting the complex interplay of industrial growth, urbanization, and rural shifts in Ahmedabad's development.