Delhi is believed to be the land of the Mahabharata, when Indraprastha, now in Delhi, was the capital. It is the capital of India, is the eighth largest city in the world and now has a vast industrial expanse, having been made a part of the National Capital Territory that includes Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon and Faridabad.  It borders the Indian states of Uttar Pradesh to the east and Haryana on the north, west and south. Delhi is India’s heritage city with fabulous ancient architecture – those dating to the Mughal period – and some of the most modern Indian architecture. It also hosts some of the largest industrial conglomerates in the world.

The river Yamuna flows through the city that has amongst the best-developed urban infrastructure in the country that expands over 1,483 square kms. The state has progressive industrial policies with the government now focusing on delivering excellent services to the citizenry and converting the city into a knowledge-based region of excellence.