Bhainsa

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Bhainsa
భైంసా
بهينسه
भैंसा
Division
Bhainsa is located in Telangana
Bhainsa
Bhainsa
Bhainsa is located in India
Bhainsa
Bhainsa
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 19°06′00″N 77°58′00″E / 19.1000°N 77.9667°E / 19.1000; 77.9667Coordinates: 19°06′00″N 77°58′00″E / 19.1000°N 77.9667°E / 19.1000; 77.9667
Country India
State Telangana
District Nirmal district
Government
 • Type Municipality
 • Member of Parliament Godam Nagesh
 • Member Of the Legislative Assembly Vittal Reddy
Area[1]
 • Total 35.30 km2 (13.63 sq mi)
Elevation 363 m (1,191 ft)
Population (2016)[2][3]
 • Total 49,764
Languages
 • Official Telugu, Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TS-01
Lok Sabha constituency Adilabad
Vidhan Sabha constituency Mudhole
Website telangana.gov.in

Bhainsa is a Division in Nirmal district of the Indian state of Telangana. It is the mandal headquarters of Bhainsa mandal of Bhainsa revenue division.[2] Major crops include cotton,[4][page needed] paddy, maize, vegetables and sugarcane.[citation needed] Bhainsa is located at 19°06′00″N 77°58′00″E / 19.1000°N 77.9667°E / 19.1000; 77.9667.[5] It has an average elevation of 363 meters (1194 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census, Bhainsa had a population of 50,000. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Bhainsa has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 60% of the males and 40% of the females literate. 17 of the population is under 6 years of age.

Government and politics[edit]

Civic administration

Bhainsa Municipality was constituted in 1934 and is classified as a first grade municipality with 32 election wards. The jurisdiction of the civic body is spread over an area of 35.30 km2 (13.63 sq mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Urban Local Body Information" (PDF). Directorate of Town and Country Planning. Government of Telangana. Retrieved 28 June 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "District Census Handbook – Adilabad" (PDF). Census of India. The Registrar General & Census Commissioner. pp. 13, 44. Retrieved 13 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 26 July 2014. 
  4. ^ The Indian journal of agricultural economics. Indian Society of Agricultural Economics. 1 January 1997. Retrieved 13 March 2011. 
  5. ^ Falling Rain Genomics.Bhainsa