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Editable Vector Map of the Delhi India in SVG format.
Can be edited in the following programs: Adobe Illustrator, CorelDraw, InkScape
Principal streets and roads, names places, residential streets and roads, road number labels, water objects, land use areas.

Delhi India editable vector map svg free

Delhi India editable vector map svg free

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Delhi, the capital city of India, is a sprawling metropolis with a mix of historical and modern elements. Here’s a breakdown of some of the principal streets, roads, and city districts in Delhi:

Principal Streets and Roads

  1. Rajpath:
    • A ceremonial boulevard that runs from Rashtrapati Bhavan (President’s House) through India Gate to the National Stadium.
    • It is the site of the annual Republic Day parade.
  2. Janpath:
    • A major road stretching from Connaught Place to Rajpath.
    • Known for its bustling market and numerous handicraft emporiums.
  3. Connaught Place (CP):
    • Also known as Rajiv Chowk.
    • A circular market area that serves as the commercial hub of Delhi.
    • Comprises inner, middle, and outer circles with a plethora of shops, restaurants, and offices.
  4. Chandni Chowk:
    • One of the oldest and busiest markets in Old Delhi.
    • Known for its narrow lanes, vibrant bazaars, and historic sites like Red Fort and Jama Masjid.
  5. Ring Road:
    • A crucial arterial road that encircles the city, providing connectivity to various parts of Delhi.
  6. Outer Ring Road:
    • An extension of the Ring Road that further encircles the city, easing the traffic flow within Delhi.
  7. Mathura Road:
    • A significant road that connects Delhi with the city of Mathura.
    • Passes by landmarks such as Humayun’s Tomb and the Pragati Maidan.
  8. NH8 (Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway):
    • A major highway that connects Delhi to Gurgaon and further to Jaipur.
    • One of the busiest roads, especially for commuters traveling to and from the National Capital Region (NCR).
  9. Barakhamba Road:
    • A prominent road in Central Delhi, known for its commercial establishments and high-rise buildings.

Principal City Districts

  1. Old Delhi (Shahjahanabad):
    • Characterized by its historical architecture, bustling markets, and narrow lanes.
    • Key attractions include Red Fort, Jama Masjid, and Chandni Chowk.
  2. New Delhi:
    • The area that serves as the seat of the Indian government.
    • Notable landmarks include Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, India Gate, and various government offices.
  3. South Delhi:
    • A posh and affluent part of Delhi known for its upscale neighborhoods, shopping malls, and historical sites.
    • Areas include Hauz Khas, Greater Kailash, Saket, and Vasant Kunj.
  4. West Delhi:
    • A largely residential area with a mix of commercial activities.
    • Notable neighborhoods include Rajouri Garden, Janakpuri, and Punjabi Bagh.
  5. East Delhi:
    • Primarily a residential district with areas like Preet Vihar, Mayur Vihar, and Shahdara.
    • Connected to the rest of Delhi via several bridges over the Yamuna River.
  6. North Delhi:
    • Home to Delhi University’s main campus and several historical sites.
    • Areas include Civil Lines, Model Town, and Kamla Nagar.
  7. Dwarka:
    • A well-planned residential sub-city in South West Delhi.
    • Known for its wide roads, parks, and residential complexes.
  8. Rohini:
    • Another planned residential sub-city in North West Delhi.
    • Consists of several sectors with residential, commercial, and recreational facilities.

These streets, roads, and districts collectively form the vibrant and diverse fabric of Delhi, each contributing to the city’s rich cultural and urban landscape.

Author: Kirill Shrayber, Ph.D.

I have been working with vector cartography for over 25 years, including GPS, GIS, Adobe Illustrator and other professional cartographic software.