Anand is the regulatory focus of Anand District in the territory of Gujarat, India. It is managed by Anand Municipality. It is a piece of the area known as Charotar, comprising of Anand and Kheda Districts.
Anand is known as the Milk Capital in India. It ended up acclaimed for Amul dairy and its drain unrest. This city has the Head Office of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (GCMMF which is parent association for AMUL and co-agent tasks to gather drain), NDDB of India, surely understood business college - Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), Vidya Dairy and the Anand Agricultural University. Additionally different well known instructive center is Vallabh Vidhyanagar, an instructive suburb of Anand which is home for around 50,000 understudies from everywhere throughout the India.
Anand lies among Ahmedabad and Vadodara on the Western Railways, 101 km from the state capital Gandhinagar. It is a railroad Junction and a wide measure line from here rushes to Godhra, covering Dakor, a noteworthy Hindu journey in transit. MEMUs and a couple of ordinary traveler trains employ on this course. It likewise has a branch line to Khambhat. DMUs Diesel Multiple Units handle on this course as it isn't energized yet. Anand Railway Station has 5 stages, numbers 1, 2, 3 and 4 are on the principle line and number 5 is on the branch line to Godhra. Another stage is in development on the branch to Ahmedabad from the Godhra line shaping a triangle. The National express roadway from Ahmedabad to Vadodara likewise goes through Anand.
Anand has seen fast monetary development along the Anand-Vallabh Vidya Nagar and Karamsad street belt. It is well on track to wind up a Municipal Corporation with the consideration of different fringe towns like Karamsad, Chikhodra, Lambhvel, V. V Nagar, Bakrol, Mogri and 20 others, anyway the real piece of the town still needs waste framework.