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Photo: US News

The metro cities in India are undergoing a massive construction boom, with hundreds of high-rises and more than 100 super tall skyscrapers under construction. Mumbai has more than 4000 high-rise buildings and has the 6th highest number of skyscrapers in the world. Tall buildings and monumental landmarks determine how urbanized a country is. Here are 10 of the tallest buildings in India that serve as landmarks to the respective cities.

8. Ireo Victory Valley Tower, Gurugram

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Ireo Victory Valley is a new residential destination embellishing the address of Sector 67, Gurgaon. It is a 51 floors residential complex with a height of 178 meters and spread on an area of 25 acres and has more than 750 apartments. This residential township exudes great architectural design and an indulging modern lifestyle, Realtynxt noted.

7. Bayview, House of Hiranandani, Chennai

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These 3 BHK luxury apartments are located off Old Mahabalipuram Road, Egattur. Bayview is a 40 storeyed tower and with a height of 204 meters, it is known as the tallest building of South India. The homes overlook the Bay of Bengal and the backwaters.

6. One Avighna Park, Mumbai

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One Avighna Park is located in the heart of Lower Parel, Mumbai with 60 floors. The twin towers stand at the height of 246 meters. It has won 7 international awards apart from 32 other national awards. The project was pre-certified as a platinum rated green building by IGBC. It has received a 7 Star Rating by CARE in the Real Estate Category – 2014 and has also acquired an Environmental Clearance – 2014.

5. Ahuja Towers, Mumbai

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Photo: Squareyards

Ahuja Towers is located at Prabhadevi in Mumbai. It is a 53 storey high-rise residence that stands at a towering height of 248 meters and offers 4BHK apartments and 6BHK penthouses starting at 17 crores onwards. Ahuja Towers offers a perfect setting to live a comfortable life in the prime location of Worli, Mumbai close to the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.

Some of the major facilities provided by the Ahuja Towers to the residents are club house, children play area, indoor games, intercom, jogging track, swimming pool, gymnasium, car parking, 24/7 security and power back up, etc. It is well connected to South Mumbai and is very close to Siddhi Vinayak Temple, Javatpoint expressed.

4. Imperial Towers, Mumbai

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Imperial Towers Mumbai stands at a towering height of 254 metres. It is a twin residential skyscrapers situated in Tardeo, Mumbai. It was built in 2010 and has a podium on the ninth floor provided with green space facility for the residents. It is a 60 storey towers that offer luxury apartments to live and is spread over 4 acres of land.

The Architect Hafeez Contractor has designed this tower. It was constructed on the former slum land in Tardeo, South Mumbai. It is a successful project in terms of redeveloping slum and cotton mill land across the Mumbai and as well as India.

3. The 42, Kolkata

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The 42, Kolkata is a residential skyscraper in Kolkata. Its height is 268 meters that makes it the largest building in the Kolkata. It consists of 61 floors, however, four more floors will be added after a change in the rule related to the construction within a kilometre of the Metro Railway corridor. However, it has 56 flats with a triplex on the top floors.

It is located in Chowringhee road in the central business district of the city between two high-rise buildings called Jeevan Sudha and Tata Centre. The developers involved in its construction are the Mani group, and Alcove Realty & Diamond Group.

2. Palais Royale, Mumbai

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A sky scrapper with 88 floors is located in Lower Parel of Mumbai; its height is 320 m. The luxury building was designed keeping sustainability and responsible consumption in mind from the onset of the project. The development team has successfully achieved a LEEDS platinum rating – it is one the first residential buildings in the world to do so. The building has 120 apartments with amenities like a cinema house, spa, cricket pitch, badminton court, football pitch and three swimming pools.

1. Omkar 1973, Mumbai

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Omkar 1973 is a multi-skyscraper project located in Worli Mumbai. It is 3-tower complex> by Omkar Realtors with a maximum height of 450 meters. At present, it is under construction and is supposed to get completed by 2020. However, out of three towers (A, B & C), towers A & B are complete and has 76 and 75 storeys respectively. This project is offering over 400 sky bungalows with area ranging from 2500 sq. ft. to 18,200 sq. ft.

This project with a height of around 450 meters will have 3 underground floors for parking. It is well connected by major roads such as Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link, Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan Marg, and Eastern Freeway, and Worli Road.

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