Behala is very well connected to most areas of Kolkata by bus. Private buses, government buses and minibuses connect every part of the city. Trams were extremely popular in commuting to and from several parts of Behala, but as of now the trend has been reversed. As there are number of lanes and narrow streets, the best suited vehicle for Behala is the cycle rickshaws. Taxis are available at most times for the welfare of the people who travel to distant areas. Behala is served by the Majherhat railways station that connects people, across borders, to other cities in India.
The medical facilities include establishment of the following hospitals and clinics for the healthy living of people:
• Vidyasagar Hospital
• Balananda Hospital
• South Suburban Hospital
• James long Hospital
• Vivekananda Hospital
Parents need not worry about their children’s education. The major schools at Behala are Vivekananda Mission school, D.A.V Institutions, National Gems Higher secondary school & M.P Birla foundation higher secondary school (both are rated amongst the top 8 ISC schools in Kokata), Orient Day school (one of the oldest ICSE recognized school), Behala blind school, etc. Sarsuna College, Vivekananda College, Behala College and Vivekananda Women’s College are three major colleges in the area and are affiliated with the University of Calcutta. The most important institute very close to Behala is the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta.
The place, being at close proximity to all important places in Kolkata, allows you to enjoy all the benefits of communication and transportation facilities. This location is being enriched & updated every day at a speedy pace. Behala offers fresh and pollution-free air, adequate supply of Arsenic-free and Iron-free water, fertile soil & greenery, healthy & cheerful environment all together.
The average locality price of a Builder Floor apartment at Behala is Rs 3800 per sq ft with q-o-q (quarter on quarter) change of 3 per cent. The pricing of residential plot has seen a dip of 15 per cent thereby bringing down the average price to Rs 18,000. This, indeed, makes Behala, an affordable area to own the best property for quality price. The average rental price is also reasonable at Rs 12 per sq ft for multi-storey apartment and Rs 10 per sq ft for a residential house.
Many renowned builders have already come up with luxurious residential projects with top class amenities for the welfare of people. The upcoming projects at Behala are Oxy Tower, Sudip Residency, Ayush Residency, Purti Planet and Greenfield City.
Behala, a very peaceful locality with metro rail plan coming up, will be transformed into a completely developed city soon. People from all over Kolkata now want to relocate themselves to Behala, as it is affordable even today and the prices of real estate being the lowest. Behala is mostly accepted by all decent people due to its best connectivity, upcoming metro projects, peaceful locality, affordable location, minimum traffic jam, less pollution, economic and comfortable living and hassle-free daily life. Behala is now full of amenities which are essential for our daily life.