is an industrial city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is
located about 1.5 km east of the Hindon River at latitude 28° 40' north
and longitude 77° 25' east. It is 19 km east of Delhi and 46 km
southwest of Meerut. The city houses the headquarters of the Ghaziabad
district. It was initially part of the Meerut district after
independence, till the time when — due to some political intervention —
Ghaziabad was separated and given a new district status.
The city gets its name from the founder Ghazi-ud-din, who called it
Ghaziuddinnagar after himself. Later the name was shortened to
Ghaziabad. It is a large industrial city well-connected by roads and
railways. It has industries that manufacture railway coaches, diesel
engines, bicycles, tapestries, glassware, pottery, paint and varnish,
heavy chains, etc. Also It has ordinance factory at Muradnagar & Bharat
Electronics Limited for manufacturing defense products.
Recently a number of malls and multiplexes have come up in the city and
the roads are being improved by construction and widening of flyovers.<more>
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