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About Nalgonda District

History


Its name is derived from two Telugu words Nalla (Black) & Konda (Hills) i.e.Black Hills. Nalgonda was earlier referred to as Neelagiri, the name given by some Rajput rulers and the name was changed to Nallagonda only after its conquest by Allauddin Bahaman Shah, a Bahamani king.

General Details


1. District Location
(Geographical Co-ordinates)
16- 25’ to 17-50’N Latitude 78- 40’ to 80-50’E Longitude
2. Boundaries East : Khammam
South : Guntur and partly by Mahaboobnagar Dist.
North : Medak and Warangal District.
West : Partly by Mahaboobnagar and partly by Rangareddy District
3. TerrainHilly Region
4. Area Total Geographical Area: 14,24,000 (Hects)
5. Population 32,47,982 (Projected as on 2011)
6. Parliament ConstituenciesNalgonda - Bhongir
7. Assembly ConstituenciesNalgonda Dist : 12
Nalgonda, Nakrekal, Munugode, Suryapet, Thungathurthy, Kodad, Huzurnagar, Miryalguda, Nagarjunasagar, Deverkonda, Bhongir, Alair
8. Revenue Sub-Divisions Nalgonda – Bhongir – Miryalguda – Suryapet - Deverkonda
9. Municipalities Nalgonda – Bhongir – Suryapet – Kodad – Miryalguda
10. Nagara PanchayatiesDeverkonda - Huzurnagar
11. Mandals59
12. Grama Panchayats1178
13. Crops Paddy , Groundnut, Cotton Castor, Redgram, Jowar, Greengram, Bajra, Maize, Sesamum, Chilies, Horsegram, Blackgram, Bengalgram, Sunflower and Coriander.
14. RiversKrishna – Musi – Alair – Peddavagu – Dindi – Haliya -Kanagal
15. Tourist PlacesNagarjunasagar – Yadagirigutta –Panagal – Pillamarri-Wadapally – Kolanapaka – Handlooms & Textiles
16. Important FestivalsDassera, Batkamma, Deepavali, Sankranti, Ugadi, Vinayaka Chavati, Mahashivarathri, Ramazan, Bakrid, Moharum, Christmas
17. Temples Sri Laxminarsimha Swamy Temple - Yadagirigutta
Shiva Temple – Wadapally
Ramalingeshwara Swamy Temple – Chervugattu, Narketpally
Shiva Temple – Mellachervu
Ramalayam Temple – Nalgonda
Jain Mandir – Kolanpaka
Janpahad Dargah – Nereducherla
Lingamanthura Temple (Biannual Jatara) - Chivvemla
Latheefullah Shah Quadri Dargha – Nalgonda
Jamale Bhar Dargah – Bhongir
Naseeruddin Baba Dargah – Arvapally
18. Roads NH 65 – Pochampally to Kodad - 180 KMs
NH 163 – Bibinagar to Alair – 33 KMs
SH-2 Narketpally-Addanki – 200 Kms
SH-17 Bhongir-Jagdevpur road – 33 Kms
SH-18 Mahaboobnagar-Nalgonda – 161 Kms
SH-19 Narketpally-Sagar - 78 kms
SH-42 Suryapet-Ashwaraopet – 50 Kms
SH-2 Hyderabad-Nagarjunasagar – 150 Kms
19. PS on Highways NH-65Choutuppal (T) – Chityal – Narketpally – Kattangur – Nakrekal – Kethepally – Suryapet Town - Suryapet (R) - Munagala – Kodad Town – Kodad Rural
20. PS on Highways NH-163Bibinagar – Bhongir (T) – Bhongir Rural - Alair
21. Important Industries> Heritage Foods – Narketpally
OCTL - Narketpally
Devis Lab – Choutuppal
Hindustan Sanitary – Bibinagar
Suryavamshi spinning mills - Bhongir
AP Explosives – Bomallaramaram
Ideal Explosives – Chityala
Premier Explosives – Yadagirigutta
Dr.Reddys Lab – Peddadevulapally – Thripuraram
Deccan Cements – Janpahad – Nereducherla
NCL Industries – Mattampally
Sagar Cements – Mattampally
Rassi Cement – Wadapally
Penna Cements –Wadapally
Anjani Cements – Mellachervu
Rain Industries – Mellachervu
My Home Cements - Mellachervu
Rice Industries – Miryalguda and Kodad