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Inorbit Mall, Malad
Inorbit Mall, Malad
Malad is located in Mumbai
Malad is located in Maharashtra
Malad is located in India
Coordinates: 19°11′10″N 72°50′55″E / 19.186111°N 72.848611°E / 19.186111; 72.848611Coordinates: 19°11′10″N 72°50′55″E / 19.186111°N 72.848611°E / 19.186111; 72.848611
DistrictMumbai Suburban
ZoneD.C.P, Zone IX
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
400064(West), 400095(Malvani), 400097(East)
Lok Sabha ConstituencyMumbai North

Malad is a suburb located in North Mumbai. Malad has a railway station on the Western line (Mumbai Suburban Railway) of the Mumbai Suburban Railway, lying between Kandivali station to the north and Goregaon station to the south. The railway tracks of the Western Line divide Malad into Malad(West) and Malad(East).


In the 19th century, Malad consisted of a number of villages including Orlem (also known as Valnai), Kharodi, Rathodi, Malwani, Marve, Aksa, Madh and Chincholi. The other old settlements in Malad were villages occupied by the local East Indian Community, Bhandaris, Kolis, People who are recognized as the original native inhabitants of Mumbai.[citation needed]

Ahead of Aksa Beach, is the hidden and relatively lesser known vital landmark, which is the Malad Fort a.k.a. Madh Fort. The fort overlooks the Arabian Sea and was captured by the Maratha Empire, from the Portuguese in 1739.[1]INS Hamla, a logistics and training establishment of the Indian navy is situated in Malad.[2]


The approximate population is 1,561,938 with an additional day-time floating population of 100,000.[citation needed]

Educational Institutes[edit]

Gyanganga Infotech Computer Institute (Malad east)(

Malad Station - West Entrance
  • St. Anne's High School & Junior College[8]
  • Ramzan Ali English School & Junior College
  • Kala Vidyalaya school & Polytechnic
  • St Joseph's High School
  • Utkarsh Mandir high school


  1. ^ "Colonial Voyage - The website dedicated to the Colonial History". Colonial Voyage. Archived from the original on 25 April 2009. Retrieved 30 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Indian Navy". 30 January 2012. Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Top B schools | DSIMS | Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies". Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Mahindra Acedemy". Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  5. ^ "Home". Lords Universal College, Goregaon. 12 January 2012. Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  6. ^ "Ryan International School: Malad". Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  7. ^ "Home". Seth Juggilal Poddar Academy, Malad. 12 January 2012. Retrieved 18 January 2019.
  8. ^ "St. Anne's High School & Junior College". Retrieved 8 March 2019.