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It is located between Ahmedabad and Vadodara. Anand is known as Milk Capital of India, because of Sardar Patel started Co-operative movement , and Dr. Verghese kurian lead GCMMF (Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation).
Anand now a district headquarters is also the Headquarters of the National Dairy Development Boad (NDDB), a stutory organization created by Late Prime Minister of India Mr. Lal Bahadur Shastri to spearhead the cooorporative dairy development replactating Ananad Pattern throughout India. It is also the home of world renowned Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), another one of Dr. V Kurien creation.
It is also main Junction of Ahmedabad-Vadodara Expressway - 1.
Any Train from Ahmedabad Mumbai route connect it.
Distance : 65 Kms from Ahmedabad and 39 Kms from Vadodara.
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