Haltu is a residential area located in Kolkata, West Bengal. The locality shares its border with the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass and is flanked by the East Township. It is surrounded by some developed areas of Kolkata namely Bansdroni, Garia, Jadavpur, Kasba, Ballygunge, Gariahat, Mukundapur and Nayabad.
Indian Oil, Siemens Ltd., Acropolis, Arrow Technologies and Sigma Scan Systems Pvt. Ltd. are some of the renowned companies which have their offices in Haltu.
Haltu is well-connected with other parts of the city via road and rail. The Road, pur High Road, Raja Subodh Chandra Mullick Road and Kalikapur Road are some major roads around the area. The locality is served by an integrated transportation system consisting of bus, train, tram and metro. A number of bus stops are located in Haltu. Lalgate, Ramlal Bazar, Nandibagan, Kayasthapara, Garfa Post Office and Kalikapur are some of them. Jadavpur (3.2 km) is the nearest suburban railway station and Rabindra Sarovar (5.4 km) is the nearest metro station. Tram Depot is located 6.1 kilometers from Haltu.
Chitpur Railway Station and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport are located 15.1 kilometers and 22 kilometers from Haltu, respectively.
Radcliffe School, Girls’ High School, Kalidash Primary School, Public School, Carmel High School, University, KPC Medical College, School of Cognitive Science and Business School are some of the popular educational institutes in and around Haltu.
Hospitals and Banks:
Renowned hospitals located around Haltu include Loknath Medical Hall, Life Care, Cosmos Hospital, Medica Superspecialty Hospital, Sankara Nethralaya, Kumud Sankar Roy T.B. Hospital and Genesis Hospital.
Axis Bank Ltd., State Bank of India, United Bank of India, UCO Bank, Bank of India and Union Bank of India have their branches in and around the locality.
Shopping Malls and Recreation
Some famous shopping malls located near Haltu are Avisar Shopping Mall, Spencer's, Acropolis Mall, Dakshinapan Shopping Complex and Shopping Mall.
Mohini Aquarium Centre, Community Centre and Swimming Pool are some of the recreational spots in the area.
Real Estate in Haltu
Because of its prime location and smooth connectivity with other key areas of the city, Haltu is gradually developing into a highly sought-after residential destination in Kolkata. Some acclaimed builders like Gajraj Group, Eden Group, R B Realtors, Avani Group, Group, Jeet Nirman and Pvt. Ltd. have launched their projects in the locality. Unit sizes of apartments in Haltu range from 670 sq. ft. to 2140 sq. ft.
Some prominent projects in the area are Nest by Gajraj Group, Tulip by Group, Jeet Green by R B Realtors and Daffodil by Jeet Nirman Pvt. Ltd. The average apartment price in Haltu is Rs.4600 per sq. ft. with the maximum and minimum prices being Rs. 5040 per sq. ft. and Rs.3500 per sq. ft., respectively.