Photos | Maruti and Gurugram: The people’s car sparking a city’s industrial boom
Gurugram, the thriving manufacturing and retail hub has witnessed two decades of massive growth. Since the turn of the millennium its name has been counted among the hottest locations to watch out for, both for industry and as a residential space. The story of Gurugram’s rise however and its deep ties to industry can be traced back to the 1970s and the aspirations for a ‘people’s car’ in the form of the Maruti automobile company. A look at parallels between their journeys from the HT Archive.