Chanchalguda Central Jail
Chanchalguda Central Jail is one of the oldest jails in the country located in Hyderabad, India. This is located in the old city of Hyderabad at Chanchalguda. Its chief architect was Nawab Khan Bahadur Mirza Akbar Baig. It was constructed during the regime of Nizam ruler by name Nizam–Ul–Mulk.
The Jail with a capacity of 1000 inmates, achieved 100% literacy during 1989-90. This was made possible with the introduction of adult literacy program.
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- "'Richest' Gali now baths under trees at Chanchalguda". The Times of India. 11 September 2011. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
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