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New Okhla Industrial Development Authority
View of Noida city from the Hilton Noida.jpg
List of Birds found in OBS.JPG
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From the top: View of Noida city from the Hilton Noida
View of Noida city from the Sector 78
List of Birds found in OBS
IT Park, Noida, Okhla bird sanctuary
Noida expressway, The Great India Place mall
Sector 78 skyline
Noida is located in Uttar Pradesh
Location in Uttar Pradesh
Noida is located in India
Location in India
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
Division Meerut
District Gautam Buddh Nagar
Established 17 April 1976
 • Type Government of Uttar Pradesh
 • Body Noida Authority
 • Total 203 km2 (78 sq mi)
200 m (700 ft)
 • Total 637,272
 • Rank 66th
 • Density 2,463/km2 (6,380/sq mi)
 • Official Hindi
 • Additional official Urdu
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
201301 to 201307
Telephone code 0120
Vehicle registration UP-16
Lok Sabha Constituency Gautam Buddh Nagar

Noida (Hindi: नोएडा) also known as New Okhla Industrial Development Authority is newly emerged and one of the most important city of Uttar Pradesh. The name has been essentially derived from New Okhla Industrial Area (Noida). It is at the border of Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi. It comes under the Delhi-NCR region. With many IT Parks growing, it is one of the major contributor for Uttar Pradesh state revenue. The city is comparatively new, it started developing in early1980s. It now has all major facilities including hospitals, schools, shopping malls, markets, offices, active police force, well maintained roads and well built residential areas. Noida's connectivity to Delhi was improved by Delhi-Noida Direct Flyway or DND which was completed by 2001. By 2009, Noida was connected to New Delhi via metro lines which made the commute for locals much easier.

Mahesh Sharma is the present Lok Sabha MP of Gautam Buddha Nagar and Pankaj Singh is the present MLA of Noida.

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