Sarjapur is seeing a boom now, very few know that it was once a jagir granted by the Mughals and that this Jagirship continued for more than a century. Sarjapur till 1873 was also the headquarters of the taluk by the same name. Sarjapur, till the beginning of the 21st century, was mostly rural in character and it was a place where a fair or jatre was held every
Sunday. Sarjapur has acquired a distinct identity on the map of Bangalore, what with the IT majors queuing up to set up shop there. Also, posh residential locales have sprung up in this area. That makes it an address which any upward mobile IT professional would love to possess. Sarjapur is located in Bangalore’s southeast. Real estate has been booming in this area due to enormous IT industry developments. It was once a farmland which has undergone a massive transformation. It boasts of top of the line residential complexes, malls, schools, colleges, hospitals and civic amenities.