Bangalore is the largest city and capital of State of Karnataka. The Silicon City of India is spread over a wide expanse of 484 sq km. The city is located 100m above the sea level with a pleasant climate. Bangalore is also famous for its sprawling gardens with flowering beauty to lure visitors. The city founded by Kempe Gowda is today residing a population over 5 million.
In the year 2005, Bangalore recorded for population of over six million making its third largest populated city in India and 27th largest in the world. In order to ensure convenience in administration of the city, various zones and areas have been identified. Bangalore Municipal Corporation takes care of the developmental and recreational needs of people residing in these areas. It has been divided into 5 major zones viz East, West, North, South and Outer Bangalore. These areas are providing residential as well as recreational facilities to Bangaloreans.