South of Delhi
With very well developed network of roads connecting different
parts of Delhi, Safdarjung is an indispensable part of South Delhi.
It was the first colony in Delhi to be built after partion of India
and Pakistan. Developed by Delhi Land Federation in 1960s, it was
built as southern extension of Hauz Khas Deer Park area.
The place is is home for upper middle class genre of people. The
region is famous for two reasons, one it houses the great heritage
site - the Safdarjung Tomb and another is a well renowned Safdargunj
Government Hospital. Another important place here is Delhi Flying
The airstrip here is used to train pilots in Delhi. There are
several courses run by the government in order to train students and
produce pilots for the defense as well as commercial purposes. The
hospital here is a government funded organization. Free medical
facilities and access to medicines are made available to the needy.
Areas Under Safdarjung
- Close to Safdarjung Airport ( 2km)
- Well connected by roads
- Hauz Khas
- Green Park
- INA Market
- Sheikh Sarai