Gandhinagar city is a head center of the Gandhinagar district capital of Gujarat state. There are four Talukas (sub districts) under the capital namely: Maansa, Kalol, Dehgaam and Gandhinagar. Capital contains all departments’ head offices, secretariats of all departments, ministers’ offices, ministers’ residences, legislature house, residence of Governor, office of Governor, all important offices and building. Residencies of government officials and private residents are situated in the city. They are divided in 30 sectors. People from all casts and creeds are residing in the capital.
Famous Akshardham – Swaminarayan complex, Deerpark, Sports complex and Gardens are worth seeing places of Gandhinagar. Moreover, step well of Adalaj and IFCO fertilizer unit are not far from Gandhinagar city.
Gandhinagar has a strong road network and is well connected by road to cities such as Ahmedabad, Anand, Godhra, Kalol, Vadodara and Rajkot within Gujarat. Other than that Gandhinagar is also connected to cities such as Mumbai, Surat and Navi Mumbai through National Highway 8A and cities like Jaipur, Udaipur, Delhi and Chandigarh through National Highway 8C. Most buses are run by the Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation.
The Ahmedabad Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Gandhinagar and is located at a distance of 27 kilometres from Gandhinagar. The railway station is well connected to cities like Nagpur, Bikanaer, Jaipur, Ujjain, Ajmer, Guwahati and Jammu among others.