Peddapalli, "town ", is a prominent parliament constituency in in Telangana State . [Coordination - 18°36'42.61"N, 79°22'40.77"E]
It is widely recognized as a second biggest industrialized town after Jammikunta. It has a strong hold on the political face of the state, and is well known for the ever-changing loyalty to a host of parties ranging from Congress, TDP to BJP. Karimnagar has two parliamentary constituencies, Karimnagar and Peddapalli.
Town manages to hold a few historical places of interest. These include courtyards of kings and a few palaces that are fondly called 'Devidi'. A few sprawling grounds are available for sport officianados, and it is a common sight to see a crowd of people trying to showcase their cricketing spirit in multiple places within the town. The town is host to great temples and masjids. On the downside are the underlying tensions between Hindus and Muslims. Widely regarded for educational facilities, it is a centre for learning for the surrounding townships. There are a few cinemas, theatres and restaurants. In This Town in two big major cinema Theatres 1) SANGEETHA, 2) SRINIVASA. In these two theatre's look like a Inox.
- No. of the mandals covered: 8
- No. of villages covered: 128
- Area in km²: 1303.46
- Total Population: 3,65,906
Air : There is an airstrip Basantnagar in the outskirts of Karimnagar. The nearest international air port is located at Hyderabad, 192 km away.
Rail : Peddapalli is well connected to all the major cities in India by rail. Kazipet is about one hour journey from Peddapalli and is a major railway junction on the Hyderabad-New Delhi route. A weekly train runs from karimnagar and tirupati via peddapalli.
Road : Peddapally bus station is hub in Karimnagar District and well connected with Warangal, Hanamkonda, Mancherial and Karimnagar. Long-distance deluxe buses ply from Peddapally to Hyderabad, Guntur, Karimnagar, Nizamabad, Adilabad, Jagtial, Narasampet, parkal, Khammam, and Bhadrachalam.
Vilages: Appanpet, Bhramanapally. Raginedu
Being closer to Ramagundam (a power plant town), Godavarikhani (a Singareni Colliers Company Limited (SCCL) coal mining area), the town has a bright industrial prospect. With the increasing trend in literacy and health consciousness, the town is rapidly progressing.
Presently Balka Suman is serving as member of parliament
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