The "City Centre", the super mall which was inaugurated here on Sunday will create direct employment to 2,700 people and indirect employment to 1,500 people, according to S.M. Arshad, Chairman and Managing Director, Mohtisham Complexes Pvt. Ltd., the promoters of the mall.

Speaking at the inauguration of the mall, he said that the mall had 5.4 lakh sq. ft. of gross leasable area. It is the second largest super mall in the State and 10th largest in the country, he claimed.

It has retail space in seven floors with a parking facility for 850 cars in five levels. Mr. Arshad said that it had 27 escalators, eight passenger lifts, five freight lifts and two travelators.

Later, Amit Bagaria, chairman and chief executive officer, Asipac, the mall's leasing consultants, told The Hindu that the mall would contribute to the growth of the country's economy.

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