Vitthal Udyognagar in Anand
Notified as an industrial area, Vitthal Udyog Nagar or commonly called Udyognagar, is a prominent locality in Anand. Established in 1963, Late H. M. Patel envisioned the locality as essentially an industrial area in Anand, Gujarat.
“Udyog” is an equivalent of “industry” in Hindi and Gujrati. Vithhal Udyog Nagar is where all the industries, be it chemical, paint, metal, timber, steel, pharmaceuticals, tobacco, rice beverages, or the likes are located. The town is named after the elder brother of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Veer Vitthal Bhai Patel.
Establishment of Vitthal Udyognagar in AnandAfter the establishment of Vallabh Vidyanagar, leading Industrialists of Charotar region who had their industries and factories in Mumbai and Surat and elsewhere came to Vallabh Vidyanagar and established their units here. Late HM Patel, brother of Sardar Vallabh and Vitthalbhai Patel helped them in procuring principal facilities, including land, power and water to establish their units at the outskirts of Vallabh Vidyanagar.
In response to this invitation, large industries like Gujarat Manufacturing Company Limited and Elecon Engineering Company Limited were established in this area.
Vitthal Udyognagar Industries Association (VUIA)The major socio-economic body that is active in this area is Vithal Udyognagar Industries Association (VUIA). Established in 1970, VUIA grew as an active organization in the field of Trade and Industry in Vallabh Vidyanagar. A vibrant and dynamic organization of leading industrialists of Anand and Chartor, Gujarat, VUIA plays an important role in the sustaining and of industries and trade in the estate.
VUIA facilitates efficiency, competitiveness and expansion of business and trade by working closely on policy issues with government and brings about specialized services for the industrialists. The association has a positive image as a catalyst of development and encouragement for workers and other organizations with the government.
VUIA promotes growth of industries, trade, and profession to achieve all round sustainable economic growth. The association also resolves issues, concerns and problems faced by the business community by communicating the grievances to the government or non-governmental authorities.
Accommodation in Vitthal Udyognagar AnandSo if you are planning to visit there, you can stay in some good hotels closeby. There are following hotels in Udyognagar that offer nice ambiance and provide decent accommodation, starting from INR 1000/-. Here are the options for you to check out:
Hotel Favourite Regency
377 Vitthal Udyognagar, near HDFC Bank,
Madhuban Resort and Spa
Sojitra Road, Vallabh Vidyanagar,
(only 1 km away from Vitthal Udyognagar)
Laksh Residency Hotel
Opposite Town Hall, Rambha Complex,
(only 2 km from Vitthal Udyognagar)
Distance from AnandThe distance from Anand District Headquarter to Vitthal Udyognagar is 7 km. Total travel time by road is approximately 20-30 minutes depending upon the traffic and road conditions minutes.
The locality is about 5 km away from Anand Railway Station. You can hire a taxi or auto from Anand Junction. It will charge you about 150 to 180 Indian Rupees. The fare is liable to change as per fuel cost.
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