Gurgaon situated in the National Capital Region is a leading financial and industrial city of India, near the Indian capital New Delhi in the state of Haryana.Witnessing rapid urbanization, Gurgaon has become the city with the third highest per capita income in India and today Gurgaon is center for more than 250 Fortune 500 companies.
Gurgaon has many skyscrapers buildings in a wide range of styles which are nationally recognized and the city has been home to several tall buildings with modern planning. Gurgaon has an estimated 1,100 residential skyscrapers.There are a few skyscrapers which are currently one of the most expensive new office and residential towers in India.
Gurgaon is divided into 36 wards, with each ward further divided into blocks. The housing type in the city consists largely of attached housing, though a large number of attached multi-dwelling units, including apartments, condominiums and high rise residential towers are getting popular. The top five condominiums in the city, as rated by The Times of India, are: Aralias, Hamilton Court, The World Spa, Gurgaon One and Raheja Atlantis.
Gurgaon organizes a weekly event called Raahigiri day every Sunday morning. The event is an adaption of Ciclovia, an event originally developed in Bogotá, Colombia in 1976 where a segment of roads are closed for motor vehicles and are opened to people for walking, jogging, running, cycling, skating, and other leisure activities. This concept is adopted by several cities across the world. Launched in November 2013, Gurgaon became the first city in India to hold this event.