Welcome to Dholera SIR

A new Gujarat within a Gujarat

What is Dholera SIR ?

Dholera is a town situated in Ahmedabad district in the Gulf of Khambhat. Strategically located, the Ahmedabad-Dholera industrial region lies within 100 km from Dedicated Freight Corridor(DFC) in Southern Gujarat.


It has total area of 800 sq km, in which Developable area is 500 sq km and Economic area is 360 sq km

Dholera SIR is a major project under the DMIC Project with an aim to make it a global manufacturing hub supported by world class infrastructure.

High Access Corridor: City Center, Industrial, Logistic, Knowledge & IT, Recreation & Sports, Entertainment World-class infrastructure & connectivity: within & outside.

It has Proximity to mega cities: Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar and Vadodara. Also has Benefit of sea coast, nature park, golf course and premium civic amenities. It is also close to Guajrat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT)

The city would be built as world class city, with a 10 lane express way running between the city from the state capital Ahmedabad to the container port.

Opportunities in Dholera include

  • To build the industrial parks, townships, knowledge cities
  • Building infrastructure: road, rail, hospital, water, sanitation, tourism, and hospitality Set up the metro rail system & international airport
  • Potential for development as a multi-modal transportation hub due to lesser distance to all the northern Indian States.
  • Build world class transport service foreign markets
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Dholera had been a flourishing port in Gujarat with a prosperous trade till early 18th century. The state government is planning to develop it as a Special Investment Region (SIR) , the first in Gujarat. The Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) is a part of the Delhi – Mumbai Industrial Corridor close to key cities in Gujarat. This will be a self governed economic region enjoying full support of the government and full potential for private sector participation.The project is close to the Gujarat International Finance City (GIFT) and will offer the most modern of amenities to residents and industries as well as extensive green spaces, tourism options and clean energy and environmental planning.

Dholera will be developed better than Delhi and six times bigger than Shanghai— Narendra Modi