The city is divided into two major areas, the Old City and the New City. small retail businesses. Handicraft is a major product of the old city. There is a huge demand for its, which is a kind of embroidery done on bridal dresses, sherwanis, and purses. Another famous handicraft of The Madhya Pradesh StateBhopal is 'Batua', a small string purse, usually used with Indian traditional dresses.  . Construction of infrastructure has become huge businessBeing a state capital, the New City has a majority of residents working for the State and Central Government Departments. There are two major office complexes on Arera Hills named Satpura and Vindhyachal, which house a number of State Government offices and projects. Adjacent to them is the State Secretariat, Vallabh Bhavan. In their vicinity are other State and Central Government offices which include major national banks and insurance companies. Bhopal's major commercial area is Maharana Pratap Nagar, which accommodates many business houses. There are a number of hardware as well as software vendors in this part of the city. Other businesses include daily newsletter offices and press, hotels and restaurants, coaching and tuition centers and entertainment. BHEL's Bhopal Administrative BuildingBhopal has a cantonment in the old city as well as military presence near Bairagarh and the airport. The cantonment houses one of the Services Selection board centers that recruits troops and officers for the armed forces. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited , the largest engineering and manufacturing enterprise in India, has a unit in Bhopal. It occupies a large area on the eastern side of the city and maintains a suburb named after it. A majority of the residents of the suburb are employed by the unit. Mandideep is an industrial suburb of Bhopal. It is located to the South of Bhopal on the Bhopal-Itarsi highway and houses a number of plants belonging to some of the reputed companies of India like Procter & Gamble , Fujitsu , Eicher , L&T , HEG and VA Tech Hydro . A North Western suburb of Bhopal called Bairagarh, which was earlier a camp for Sindhi refugees from Pakistan, has developed into market for textiles.Bhopal is also home to the Bhaskar Group which is a Rs. 2500 crore (Rs. 25 billion) business conglomerate with strong presence in newspapers, television, entertainment, printing, textiles, fast moving consumer goods, oils, solvents and internet services. Its head office is located in Maharana Pratap Nagar. Manjul Publishing House , located in the old city, is a major publishing house made famous by the translation of the Harry Potter series of novels into Hindi .  The Madhya Pradesh State Electronics Development Corporation Ltd. is going to develop a Software & Hardware Technology Park in Bhopal.  Multinational companies like Genpact ,  Fujitsu and Taurus Microsystems are expected to open their centers in the Technology Park. Bhopal-based liquor company SOM Distilleries & Breweries Ltd (SDBL) has bagged the ambitious Thatipur (Gwalior) re-densification project for Rs 266 crore. SDBL-led consortium SOMPEL, in collaboration with Mumbai-based Patel Engineering Ltd, won the bid defeating 17 real estate heavyweights. &quot;We are expecting to generate revenue of more than Rs 2,500 crore from the project, which we expect to complete one year ahead of schedule,&quot; Jagdish Arora, chairman and managing director of SDBL said. SDBL will develop a total area is 74.25 acres. &quot;We will develop two big malls, one retail mall, one theme mall with two hotels — one star hotel and one budget hotel — with commercial space of 4 lakh sq ft. Also, we have to construct 1,000 residential units, high school and other government offices in an area of 23.88 acres,&quot; Arora said. The total floor area will be 56 lakh sq ft with 41 lakh sq ft for residential and 15 lakh sq ft for commercial purpose. The land will be available on lease for 99 years without payment of lease rentals. The State government had roped in India Infrastructure Initiative facility (III) of IDFC and Feedback Ventures as project advisor for selection of the developer for the project. III had successfully completed the bidding of ‘Central Business District' project in the prime business locality of New Market in Bhopal
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History Of Bhopal <ul><li>Bhopal was founded by king Bhoj in the 16 th century. The city was thus named after him originally as ‘Bhojpal’. </li></ul><ul><li>Later the mughals ruled here till the 18 th century. Dost Mohammad Khan established the princely state of Bhopal in 1723. </li></ul><ul><li>The females of the royal family, the Begums ruled here for a bout a hundred years. Begum Sultan Jahan was one of them. </li></ul><ul><li>Her son Hamidullah inherited the throne in 1926. Under him, Bhopal was acceded to the Indian Government in 1949. In 1956, Bhopal was made the capital of the newly formed state of Madhya Pradesh. </li></ul>
Bhopal Gas Tragedy The Bhopal disaster was an industrial disaster that occurred in the city of Bhopal, resulting in the immediate deaths of more than 3,000 people. A more probable figure is that 8,000 died within two weeks, and it is estimated that an additional 8,000 have since died from gas related diseases. The incident took place in the early hours of the morning of December 3, 1984, in the heart of Bhopal. A Union Carbide subsidiary pesticide plant released 42 tonnes of methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas. The Bhopal disaster is frequently cited as the world's worst industrial disaster.
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Industries In Bhopal <ul><li>Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has a unit in Bhopal. </li></ul><ul><li>Mandideep, the industrial suburb of Bhopal houses plants of companies like- Proctor & Gamble, Fujitsu, Eicher, L&T, HEG and VA Tech Hydro. The Bairagarh suburb has developed into a market for textiles . </li></ul><ul><li>The Madhya Pradesh State Electronics development Corporation Ltd. Is going to develop a Software and Hardware Technology park In Bhopal. MNCs like Genpact, Fujitsu & Taurus Microsystems are expected to open their centers in the Technology Park. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Bhopal also boasts of other industries like : cotton, chemicals, cloth weaving, jewellery & flour milling. </li></ul><ul><li>Bhopal is very famous for its embroidery- zardozi work. </li></ul><ul><li>A large number of garages here specialize in automobile conversion. They produce custom modified and tuned cars, SUVs & motor bikes. </li></ul><ul><li>Bhopal has developed as a centre for education industry with numerous colleges & coaching centers. </li></ul>More Industries
Culture Of Bhopal <ul><li>Bhopal is famous for its shairis , or poetry recitals. The batolebaazi of Bhopal is well known. </li></ul><ul><li>Bhopalis are also called soorma bhopalis or “brave bhopalis” , the term being made famous by the popular movie Sholay. </li></ul><ul><li>Bhopal has an exclusive culture of paan eating. The paans in Bhopal are wide in variety and innovations. Bhopal is famous for its culture of , “Parda, Zarda, Garda and Namarda”. Parda is the veil used to curtain the women from the outsiders. Zarda is a kind of tobacco, or paan. Garda is the dust in Bhopal. And namarda means a eunuch. </li></ul><ul><li>There is another famous saying in Bhopal concerning the lakes here: “ Taal mein taal, Bhopal ka taal, baaki sab taliyya”. </li></ul><ul><li>Bhopal is also lauded for its distinctive bhopali accent. </li></ul>
Conclusion Bhopal is one of the most livable cities in India. Blessed by its central location, beauty, fine weather and a rapid development, Bhopal wins the hearts of all those who come here. So, Enjoy Life In Bhopal !!