Malakpet

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Malakpet
neighbourhood
Malakpet is located in Telangana
Malakpet
Malakpet
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 17°22′N 78°30′E / 17.367°N 78.500°E / 17.367; 78.500Coordinates: 17°22′N 78°30′E / 17.367°N 78.500°E / 17.367; 78.500
Country  India
State Telangana
District Hyderabad
Metro Hyderabad
Government
 • Body GHMC
Languages
 • Official Deccani Urdu, Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 500 036
Vehicle registration TS-11
Lok Sabha constituency Hyderabad
Vidhan Sabha constituency Malakpet
Planning agency GHMC

Malakpet is one of the old areas of Hyderabad, India. Named after Malik Yakoob, a servant of Abdulah Qutub Shah Golconda King where he resided had a market, hence the name Malakpet. This suburb is further divided into two parts, Old Malakpet and New Malakpet. The Palmetum was established here in 2002 by Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.

The major landmarks here are the popular Hyderabad Race Club,[1] and also the historic Mahboob mansion

Places[edit]

Hyderabad Race Club

Fakheeri Galli which is a commercial street with all kinds of shops

Mahboob Mansion (now known as Gunj)

The Raymond's Tomb located at Asmangadh

The Asmangadh Palace(Now known as St.Joseph's School)

The Malakpet Railway Station

Metro Aponline & MeeSeva Services Jammuna Tower Malakpet

Malakpet watertank

Masjid Idara Milya

Commercial area[edit]

Malakpet is home to the wholesale market for spices, which was shifted here from Mir Alam Mandi to Mehboob mansion which was a part of Nizams so many palaces sprawled throughout Hyderabad. There is also a govt meat market on race course road for the people to buy freshly slaughtered mutton and chicken at govt rates.

It also has many shops catering to all needs of its residents. All major apparel stores, including Chermas, Raymond, Reebok, Nike have their branches here. All major automobile companies like Hyundai, Maruti, Hero Honda hold potential outlets here.

A large number of restaurants have set up in Malakpet, including KFC, Dominos, Baskin Robbins, Bowl o China, etc. Malakpet has quite a number of Hospitals, The Major ones being Yashodha Hospital, Hyderabad Kidney center and Susrutha Hospital, Spark Eye clinic, Farhat Nursing Home.

Transport[edit]

The state-owned APSRTC runs the city bus service, connecting to all the major centres of the city. All the buses running from Dilsukhnagar and Midhani bus depots pass through Malakpet.

Malakpet has a MMTS train station, which is used by many from Dilsukhnagar for commuting.

.Today many buildings & urbanising of malakpet has taken place and it has become a hub for shopping.

Schools in Malakpet[edit]

  • Mohuns Grammar High School[2][3]
  • Holy Quest Grammar School[2]
  • Idare E Millia School nearly 80 years old school in Malakpet
  • St.Domnics High School[2]
  • Brilliant Grammar High School[2]
  • Gowtham Model Schools[2]
  • Lotus Lap Play Public School[2]
  • Pragnashilpi International School[2]
  • Ravindra Bharathi School[2]
  • Suffah Scholars School[2]
  • Moon lit high school
  • MS creative School
  • St Joseph School
  • Fern Hills High School
  • Ravi Memorial School
  • Petros High School
  • Stanley girls high school
  • Fregrence School
  • Mesco Grades High School
  • Saint Owais Century School
  • Unique High School
  • Muneer's Montessori School

References[edit]

Meeseva Centers in Hyderabad

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Schools in Malakpet". prepUp at indobase. Retrieved 2011-01-13. 
  3. ^ "Schools in Malakpet". prepUp at indobase. Retrieved 2011-01-13.