Mathikere is a thriving residential locality in Bangalore City. The area comes under the Malleshwaram constituency of Karnataka State Assembly. The New BEL road stretches at the eastern boundary of the Mathikere locality. The areas like AGS Layout, MS Ramaiah Nagar, ITI Layout, and Nethaji Nagar lies in close proximity to the Mathikere locality. Many still admit that this place was a lake before turning into a residential area. The lake was used to be the habitat of Mathi Fish. Therefore, the locality ‘Mathikere’ has acquired its name as ‘kere’ in Kannada refers to the lake. Additionally, the area of Mathikere is home to a slew of educational institutions such as Fortune Academy, Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Karnataka State Open University, and many more.
The area is developing at a rapid pace with the establishments of commercial spaces, Hospitals, Schools, Colleges, and Parks. This enormously attracts several new dwellers to the locality of Mathikere. The 85-acre long extending JP Park lies in Mathikere to offer a ton of entertainment for all those local dwellers. Bigger walking paths, verdant greeneries, musical fountain, kids sections in the JP Park will combine together to provide you with the utmost fun.