Botad is a city and a municipality in Bhavnagar district in the state of Gujarat, Republic of India. Botad is one of the fastest growing in Gujarat with a modest voter population of more than 2 lakh.
However, the amenities that this city boasts of and its location (Ahmedabad-170 km / Bhavnagar-90 / Rajkot-120 / Surendranagar-90 - all district centers) can make many cities feel envy. Botad is surrounded by many small villages and lots of people from those villages are settled in Botad and lots of people are still coming for better opportunities and that's why population of Botad is doubling every few couple of years. One can say, the city is best for living for average income people. The city has new roads, about over 2,00,000 mobile users, every household has provision for tap water and it is also covered under JyotiGram project of Gujarat Government (Electricity Board). It is the fastest growing diamond business hub. Botad is a vibrant business oriented town surrounded by small beautiful hills on east and west forming a valley. River (small creek) Utavali flows right in the middle of the town while another creek Madhu joining Utavali near Nava Nala. Botad is a gateway of Kathiyawad (toward Gadhada, Lathi and Amreli) and junction point of Gohilwad (towards Bhavnagar), Zalawad (Limbdi, Surendranagar) and Panchal (towards Paliyad, Vinchiya, Jasadan).