Husnabad

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Husnabad
హుస్నాబాద్
Town(Muncipality)
Nickname(s): Bhargavapuram(భార్గవపుర౦)
Husnabad is located in Telangana
Husnabad
Husnabad
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 18°12′N 79°15′E / 18.200°N 79.250°E / 18.200; 79.250Coordinates: 18°12′N 79°15′E / 18.200°N 79.250°E / 18.200; 79.250
State Telangana
District Karimnagar
Named for Bhargavapuram
Talukas Husnabad
Government
 • Type Muncipality
 • Body Muncipality
 • MLA V.Satish kumarTelangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS)
 • M.P Vinod Kumar BoianapalliTelangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS)
Elevation 275 m (902 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 350,000
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 505467
Telephone code 91-8721-
Vehicle registration TS 02
Nearest city Hanamakonda
Lok Sabha constituency Karimnagar
Vidhan Sabha constituency Husnabad
Website www.husnabadcity.blogspot.com

Husnabad (హుస్నాబాద్) is a Proposed District by Govt in the name of our Former Prime Minister Shri P.V Narasimha Rao who belongs to this region (పి.వి హుస్నాబాద్ జిల్లా)

About Husnabad[edit]

Husnabad is a sub-district, revenue division, town and a mandal in Karimnagar district in the state of Telangana in India. It is in the crossroads of major Cities like Warangal on one side and Siddipet on the other side. And also other side District city of Karimnagar. Husnabad is located 140km from capital-city Hyderabad, 40km from second capital-city Warangal, 39km from Siddipet, 40km from karimnagar. Husnabad is a major town in karimnagar. Husnabad is a municipality.Husnabad is a peaceful place with lots of fresh air & greenery around the surroundings. The main occupation for the people around husnabad is agriculture. As it is surrounded by 4 major towns Warangal Siddipet Jangoan & karimnagar it is a good place for several businesses..

History[edit]

Husnabad is a historical place:-

                 1. It is said that Bhakta Ramadasu served as Tahasildar in Husnabad 
                     district during the construction of Rama temple in Bhadrachalam.
                 2. While kakatiya kingdom was in rule , Rani Rudramadevi constructed 
                     several ponds at husnabad . 
                 3. It is said that King Aurangazeb constructed the Alamgiri Masjid in
                     husnabad. 

Location[edit]

Husnabad is located 140 Kms from state capital hyderabad. It is in center of 3 district head quarters Karimnagar, Siddipet & Warangal approximately 39 Kms from each town.

Facilities[edit]

Husnabad consists of all major facilities including Govt Hospital, Govt Schools, Govt colleges, Bus Depot, Mini Stadium, Banks, ATM, Club, etc...

Local Attractions[edit]

There are several local attractions including Weekly Angadi, Ellama Jatara ( Every May-June), Ellamma Cheruvu, Ankus Gandi, etc..


Time to Visit[edit]

Husnabad is a best place to visit irrespective of time. Climate is favourable around the year. A huge gathering is expected in May- June of every year on eve of Ellamma Jatara.

Transport[edit]

Husnabad is well connected by road. Warangal-Siddipet highway is passing thru the city which splits the city into 2-parts. Warangal-siddipet highway is going 2 upgrade as a 4-lane road by Telangana govt. Husnabad is well connected by all the major cities


By Road[edit]

Husnabad consist of a bus-depot.In addition to this depot buses from Warangal,Jangoan,Parkal,Siddipet,Hyderabad,Gajwel,Sangareddy,Huzurabad Depots ply thru the city

By Rail[edit]

There is a proposal of Hasanparthi-Husnabad-Siddipet Broad-Guage rail-way line by Govt.Kazipet Junction and Warangal Railway stations are 40 KM near Husnabad from where you can board trains to anywhere in India.jangoan railway staion is also nearest railway-station

By Air[edit]

Nearest International Airport is Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Located Shamshabad, which is 140 KM from Husnabad. Warangal Airport will start soon. It is just 40km from Husnabad.

Demography[edit]

Villages in Husnabad : Some of the villages in husnabad includes

1)Potharam(S)

2)Antakpet

3)Banjerupalli

4)Choutapally

5)Dharmaram

6)GandhiNagar

7)Gandipalli

8)Gouravelli

9)Gudatipalli

10)Govardhanagiri

11)Husnabad

12)Janagam

13)Jillelagadda

14)Keshavapur

15)Kuchanpalli

16)Madada

17)Malapalli

18)Mallampalli

19)Merjapur

20)Kundanvanpalli

21)Nagaram

22)Nandaram

23)Mothkulapalli

24)Pandilla

25)Mohammadapoor

26)Akkannapet

27)Potlapalli

28)Potaram (J)

29)Ramavaram

30)Thotapalli

31)Ummapoor


Central place among warangal, siddipet, huzurabad Jangoan and karimnagar.

It has many schools and colleges, 2 courts, all government administration offices, banks, etc. The most attractive event is Friday's shandy, where nighbouring villagers gather here for selling and buying of animals and other agriculture tools. Other important event is "YELLAMMA JATARA" held once in every summer session.


Husnabad
Climate chart (explanation)
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Average max. and min. temperatures in °C
Precipitation totals in mm
Source: [1]
Religions in Husnabad
Religion Percentage
Hindu
  
92%
Muslim
  
5%
Christian
  
3%

Economy[edit]

The economy of Husnabad is purely based on commercial and retail consumer business. The town is known as a shopping center for the surrounding villages and towns and a majority of the trading community conduct business related to groceries, clothing, pharmaceuticals, iron and hardware.

Farmers from the surrounding villages sell their crops and vegetables in the Husnabad market.

Vegetable Market[edit]

People from surrounding villages come here to sell vegetables, and on Fridays it'll be bustling with vendors and people crowding the roads in front of market.There are several butcheries(chicken and mutton) nearby market for non-vegetarians.

Playgrounds[edit]

People use the Junior College Ground for playing, jogging, exercises and all. But during College hours it is strictly not allowed. Though it is called Junior College Groud.In the morning it will be bustling with people jogging, walking and doing exercises and very little playing (except during holidays). In the evenings school children and college students come in to play cricket and hockey. With a lone team practicing hockey, the main sport dominating is Cricket. We can occasionally see people playing Shuttle and other sports too. The Junior college ground is used for several other purposes too.

Festivals[edit]

The main festival celebrated pompously is Dussehra(which generally comes in the month of October). It is a 9-day festival, in which first eight days are celebrated as Bathukamma festival while the last day is celebrated as Dussehra. Bathukamma is mainly a festival celebrated by women and girls among the townsfolk, It is a festival of flowers where people stack different types of flowers over which they place a small flower indicating Gowramma is placed and bring them to the local Yelamma cheruvu.Here, Women place their bathukammas in the middle and dance around it singing songs mainly asking the goddess to bring sufficient rains and bring happiness to their families and all. Looking at the songs sung,(which maybe linked to farmers praying to the goddess for good rains and good harvest). Although all the 8 days are celebrated as Bathukamma, it is mostly on the 8th day that bulk of women come to celebrate it. On the 9th day it is celebrated as Dussehra. In the evening the local administration burn a huge model of Ravana, the demong king from Ramayana whom the Lord Rama killed. People gather in huge numbers to witness the whole event.

Education[edit]

Husnabad had several upper middle schools along with several government and private junior colleges

The Government-run Residential Polytechnic College near Kishannagar which is located 3km away from Husnabad

Govt. Degree College and also private degree colleges also available.

Distance Education like Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University, study center also available here.


Entertainment[edit]

Cinema Theaters[edit]

Theatres are the main source of Entertainment. Mainly Telugu movies are played here, while occasionally English dubbed movies are also played. Initially there are 8 theaters Due to the advent of piracy, the number of people visiting them has reduced considerably but with a slight increase in sections of people able to afford to pay for entertainment, it has somewhat made it up though it is affected nonetheless. Recently one of the theatres (Krishna) is closed down and converted into a function Hall.

The present theatres are:

Venkateshwara(A/c)

Sri Venkateshwara Kalamandir


Print media[edit]

Various leading news papers viz. NamastheTelangana, Sakshi, Eenadu, Vaartha, Andhra Jyothi, Prajasakti, Andhra Bhoomi, The Hindu, Deccan Chronicle, are available.And the leading Telugu news papers has their regional centres here for updating the news. Various weekly and bi-weekly magazines viz. Swathi, Competition Success Review, CSC etc., are also available.




[1] Hyderabad.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Sub-Districts". Census of India. Retrieved 2007-05-29.