Aler, Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district

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Aler
ఆలేర్
आलेर
City
AP Express crossing Aler Railway Station.jpg
Aler is located in Telangana
Aler
Aler
Aler is located in India
Aler
Aler
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 17°39′N 79°03′E / 17.65°N 79.05°E / 17.65; 79.05Coordinates: 17°39′N 79°03′E / 17.65°N 79.05°E / 17.65; 79.05
Country India
State Telangana
District Yadadri Bhuvanagiri
Government
 • Body Aler Major Grama Panchayat
 • MLA Gongidi Suntiha Mahender Reddy
Area[1]
 • Total 29.42 km2 (11.36 sq mi)
Elevation 361 m (1,184 ft)
Population
 • Total 18,054
 • Rank [1]
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 508101
Telephone code 08685
Vehicle registration TS30
Nearest city Bhuvanagiri,Janagam
Sex ratio 1:2 /
Literacy 75%
Lok Sabha constituency 2
Tourist places Kolanupaka,Someshwara Temple
Climate hot (Köppen)
Website yadadri.telangana.gov.in

Aler is a City in Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district of the Indian state of Telangana. It is located in Aler mandal of Bhongir division.[1]

Geography[edit]

Aleru is located at 17°39′00″N 79°03′00″E / 17.6500°N 79.0500°E / 17.6500; 79.0500.[2] It has an average elevation of 361 metres (1187 ft).

Tourism[edit]

Sri Jain Mandir at kolanupaka village, near Aler city is a 2000- year old temple

Sri Someshwara templeThis temple is called as Veyi Lingala Gudi.The temple was built by Kakatiya Kings around 12th century. Here Lord Shiva is found in human form unlike the common Linga form. Poojas are still being performed in this temple.

Transport[edit]

Since Aler is near to Hyderabad and Warangal. It is well connected by roadways which passes from Hyderabad to Warangal. The Telangana State Road Transport Corporation public transport buses to major destinations from Aler.

Aler Railway Station is Located in Telangana. It belongs to South Central Railway, Secunderabad Jn. Neighbourhood Stations are Wangapalli, Pembarti, Near By major Railway Station is Secunderabad Jn and Airport is Rajiv Gandhi International Airport. Total 12 Express Trains Stops at this Station.

Politics[edit]

Arutla Kamala Devi was elected 3 times to the state assembly and she is the only women opposition leader till date ( United Andhra Pradesh & Telangana ). Mothkupally Narsimhulu was elected 5 times to the state assembly from this constituency. In 2009 elections, Budida Bixmaiah Goud of the Indian National Congress got elected to the Legislative Assembly. Gongidi Suntiha Mahender Reddy from TRS won the 2014 elections with a margin of 34000 over Budida Bixmaiah Goud of the Indian National Congress. She is currently been appointed as Govt Whip as well.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "District Census Handbook – Nalgonda" (PDF). Census of India. p. 13,170. Retrieved 8 February 2016. 
  2. ^ Aleru at Fallingrain.com