About Dareeba in Delhi:
Dareeba Kalan in English means ‘Street of the Incomparable Pearl’. It is one of the oldest localities of Delhi that consists of many cramped roads and most of the place is congested with narrow lanes and traffic related issues.
The locality was named from the Persian word 'Dur-e-be-baha' meaning 'Pearl without Parallel'. The place is very famous for gems, precious stones, gold and silver jewellery from the times of Mughal Emperor Shahjahan. Today one can find many outlets that deal in gold, silver, gems and precious stones in the bylanes of Dareeba Kalan. Many shops also sell Itra, a rare perfume and Attar that have been in the business since the early 19th century.
In the year 1739, a bloody massacre took place by the Persian ruler Nadir Shah where many innocent lives were lost and many shops were looted in Dareeba Kalan. Off late this place is well known for coffee shops, movie theaters, retail outlets shops and many multi cuisine restaurants that serve Indian, Chinese, and Mughlai and Continental dishes. The Postal Code of Dareeba Kalan is 110006.
Prime Landmarks in and around Dareeba Kalan:
- Red Fort
- Chandni Chowk
- Hotel Tara Palace
- Moti Masjid
- Vijay Ghat
Connectivity to Dareeba Kalan in Delhi:
Dareeba Kalan area is well linked by road as well as by rail, as many State run and private Buses ply via this place to other parts of the city. The nearest Metro Station from Dareeba Kalan is the Chandini Chowk Metro Station. Many prominent roads like Mahatma Gandhi Road, Grand Trunk Road, and Eastern Approach Road are at close vicinity from Dareeba Kalan. The area also boasts of a flyover known as ISTB flyover that connects Delhi IT Park to Kashmira Gate and Mori Gate.
Schools in Dareeba Kalan:
There are many important schools and colleges situated in and near Dareeba Kalan like: Prakash Model School, Presentation Senior Secondary School, Ludlo Castle School, Govt. Boys Senior Secondary School, Ramjas Senior Secondary School, Rajakiya Boys Senior Secondary School, SGTB Khalsa Senior Secondary School
Property Inclination in and around Dareeba Kalan:
As the real estate market is witnessing a sharp turnaround in recent times due to the upswing in present times, the land values have gone up significantly in and around Dareeba Kalan in recent years. Many top real estate builders who have all India presence have developed many upcoming and ready to move in residential projects in and near Dareeba Kalan in current times. For further details about Dareeba Kalan in Delhi, one can kindly browse through the website www.propertykhazana.com.