Mayapuri is a locality in West Delhi. It used to be a major hub of small scale industries, but following recent government sanctions, most of the heavy metal industries moved out. The place is now a combination of residential flats (DDA and private), light metal factories and automobile service stations.
The area is mostly residential now, with major localities built by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA). These include Hari Enclave, Vikrant Enclave, MIG Flats and Maya Enclave. There are some major landmarks in this area like the Food Corporation of India, Metal Forging, New Era Public School and Din Dayal Upadhyay Hospital.
Vatika Apartments, MIG Flats, is a DDA Colony that was completed and allotted to owners in 1977. There are approximately 432 flats in this society, with A, B, C, D and E streets. Most of B, C and E street have privately held apartments. D Street belongs to the Government of India and the current tenants are serving officers of the Govt. of India. A Street also has governmental holding in several apartments, and these belong to the Customs and Excise Wing of the GoI. Vatika Apartments is a mid-premium gated locality and has its own Mother Dairy (Milk Supply booth) and a Local Shopping Centre.
Mayapuri is served by three malls of Rajouri Garden - City Square Mall, TDI Mall and West Gate Mall, and by the upmarket Pacific Mall in Tagore Garden/Subhash Nagar. All these malls are within 3–4 km of Mayapuri.
Mayapuri is approximately 15 km from Connaught Place and New Delhi Railway Station, and about 14 km from the Domestic Airport Terminal. It has a Maruti Showroom and workshop, and workshops of Hyundai and Honda as well at a close distance.
Mayapuri is also one of the major bus terminals for the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC). Delhi Metro's Rajouri Garden and Subhash Nagar stations are close by. The petrol pumps at Beriwala Bagh, Police Station and Subhash Nagar are within easy reach. Several schools are in close proximity as are several banks like UCO Bank, Punjab National Bank, Canara Bank, ICIC Bank, HDFC Bank and many more.
Park Plaza, Iris Hometel and Signature Grand are the three premium hotels in Mayapuri. They are situated in Hari Nagar, but that is just as good as Mayapuri. These are about 1 km from Vatika Apartments, Mayapuri.
Mayapuri ( Hindi: मायापुरी) is the oldest and largest circulated Hindi film weekly in India, with a circulation figure of over 3,40,000 per week and a readership of 30,60,000. It was first published in 1974 by the publication group also known by the same name i.e. Mayapuri Group.