Gujarat India

PROUD FACTS OF SURAT

PROUD FACTS OF SURAT:-
1.) Diamond Capital of the world (around 90-95% diamond are polished in Surat. AAI earns more than $ 8bn dollars from export of diamond only.)
2.) Fastest Growing City of World
3.) Textile Capital of India
4.) Silk City of India
5.) Flyover City of India
6.) After 1994 plague, Surat has always been in the top 5 of India’s Cleanest City
7.) AHI (Average Household Income) of Surat = 4.71 Lacs per annum = China’s AHI & is highest in India
8.) Highest GDP in India = 11.5%
9.) SMC (Surat Municipal Corporation) is richest municipal corporation of India
10.) In past ten years Surat’s population has increased 4-5 fold
11.) 30% of Mumbai’s Airport & 40% of Ahmedabad’s Airport incomes comes from South Gujarat.
12.) The only city of the world on which there was no effect of recession
13.) After 2006 mega flood where about 80% of Surat was in flood water, whole world was thinking that Surat has gone 10 years back and it will need 5 years to regain its position. But Suratis proved all of them wrong. Within 2 months it was back on its track and in two years we were fastest growing city of the world – New York Times Review. After tsunami in this year, Japan told that its Surat and its spirit in 2006 mega flood that is inspiring them to fight against this critical situation and to rise again like never before.

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