Old is gold. The air smelled purer, the veggies tasted better and possessions lasted longer. Standing the test of time, the NDA Udaygiri 2 Society still stands proudly in an era in which most possessions are short lived. The exteriors may have worn out, but it is evident that the mortar and concrete used to build this old complex still hold strong.Sprawled over 3 acres, the Society has 72 blocks with 576 flats. The complex has a temple as well as a church inside its premises. All events and celebrations are organised at the community centre, which has to be booked three months in advance. There are a number of coaching and tuition options within the compound.
The nearest Metro station is Noida City Centre at about two kilometres away. Rickshaws are available for local commute till 8 pm. Buses and shared autos can be availed from the main crossing nearby.
The gates and premises are guarded by a total of eight security personnel. Residents also have intercom facility for quick communication with the security guards in case of needs.
The Society has a park within the compound. A larger park maintained by the Noida Development authority is right outside the premises. The nearby community centre serves as a setting for celebrations and festivities for residents. A booking time of 3 months is required to book the spot for events/programmes.
The maintenance office is open on Fridays and Saturdays. An efficient team consisting of garbage collectors and electricians is available on call.
Residents can park in the open ground inside the premises. Visitor parking is not allowed within the compound.
The B-9 and B-12 markets nearby serve as the go-to place for daily needs like milk, groceries, ATMs etc. The traditional Friday market of Sector 34 is a favourite haunt of the residents, with a variety of farm-fresh fruits and vegetables being sold at reasonable prices every week. The nearest mall is Shopprix mall about 2 kilometres away.