Indian realty major DLF will be opening the INR1,700-crore (INR17 billion, USD258.6 million) "Mall of India" in Noida by November this year. The company claims that the 2 million sq ft mall will be the biggest in the country.
"We launched the project in 2012 and now are set to open it. By October-end, we are set to open the cinemas and between November 20 and 27 will be the grand opening," DLF senior vice-president & head of leasing and mall management, Pushpa Bector said.
The "Mall of India" has a leasable area of about 2 million sq ft and DLF has leased over 90 percent of this already, she claimed. It will have over 450 retail units, a seven-screen cinema, and a food court with about 1,000 seats.
(Source: The Hindu Business Line )