Ghaziabad district is a largely suburban district of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India of National Capital Region (India). The town of Ghaziabad is the administrative headquarters of the district. This district is part of Meerut Division. It has become a major bedroom community for Delhi. As of 2011 it is the third most populous district of Uttar Pradesh (out of 71), after Allahabad and Moradabad.