Chanda Nagar

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Chanda Nagar
చందా నగర్
Chanda Nagar చందా నగర్ is located in Telangana
Chanda Nagar చందా నగర్
Chanda Nagar చందా నగర్
Chanda Nagar, Greater Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
Coordinates: 17°29′48″N 78°21′41″E / 17.4968°N 78.3614°E / 17.4968; 78.3614Coordinates: 17°29′48″N 78°21′41″E / 17.4968°N 78.3614°E / 17.4968; 78.3614
Country India India
State Telangana
District Ranga Reddy (RR), previously 'Hyderabad (Rural)'[1]
Revenue Division Chevella
Revenue Mandal Serilingampally (Mandal Code #6)
Lok Sabha Constituency

Chevella (Constituency #10)

Member of Parliament = Konda Vishweshwar Reddy
Vidhan Sabha Constituency Serilingampally (Constituency #52)
 • Type Municipal Corporation
 • Body Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC)
Elevation 536 m (1,759 ft)
Time zone IST (UTC+5.30)
Postal Index Number (PIN) 500050
+Country Code-Area Code +91-40

Chanda Nagar (Telugu: చందా నగర్) is a suburb of Hyderabad and is located close to Lingampally and Miyapur.[2] It has a mixture of commercial and residential property with shopping malls and housing colonies. Power equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals(BHEL)- is about 4 km and the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)- is about (8 km) from Chandanagar.

It has undergone a drastic change in the recent years specially due to proximity to major IT companies like CA, Microsoft, Wipro, TCS, Infosys, Capgemini, Polaris, CMC, Honeywell,CTS and Infotech and Hi-Tech city. Many IT professional choose to stay at Chandanagar for the all-round facilities provided and the peaceful environment. Major educational institutes such as Indian School of Business(ISB), International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) and Hyderabad Central University are within 10 km and it is also the nearest major suburb to the newly established Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).

The area has become a multi community living area. In the recent GHMC elections Ashok goud has won the corporator seat.

Commercial area[edit]

There are many shopping malls and super markets located in this area.

Large malls (Clothing) Chennai Shopping Mall, RS Brothers. Leading brands Stores like Reebok, Addidas, BATA, Reymonds, Peter England, Pepe etc. Among many super markets, Vijetha, Ratandeep, Heritage are the most famous. Also Big Bazaar is planning an outlet just opposite to Chennai Shopping Mall and the work is already in progress. Leading Electronic Stores like Bajaj Electronics, YES Mart, Reliance Digital are in this area. Health - Apollo Clinic, Pranam Hospital

Chandanagar also has many educational institutions like Sri Chaitanya Jr. college, Narayana Jr. college, etc. and schools like Bhavans, Sancta Maria in the vicinity. Mytri super specialty hospital, Tesla diagnostics are located here with many other clinics and general hospital.

Gangaram Hanuman temple and Venkateshwara Swamy temple are the most prominent temples in the area. Hyderabad St. Thomas Marthoma Church is also located in Chandanagar.

Public transport[edit]

The state-owned TSRTC runs the city bus service, connecting Chandanagar to all the major centres of the city and IT Parks. Chandanagar is on the Hyderabad-Mumbai NH road which was widened to six lanes

From Chandanagar one can reach the city by

1) Koti (218,225) 2) Secunderabad (219,226) 3) Koti via banjara hills (222,222A) 4) Dilsukhnagar (218D, 225 D) 5) Uppal (113K/L) 6) Mehadipatnam (216 K/L) 7) Falaknuma,CBS(218 C)

It is also serviced by Hyderabad's local train MMTS Train service. This has made it very well connected to all parts of the city.

It is also observed that people are finding difficult to travel from Miyapur"x" road to isb road by going round about the ways of via kothaguda centre or bhel to mehdipatnam road. Therefore, it is suggested that the proposed road starting from the side of my home jewel apartments to GHMC office near HCU may be considered fast and laid as early as possible. This road goes touching the mmts railway station of Chandanagar.

Food and entertainment[edit]

There are many restaurants and bars located in Chandanagar; Kadai, A-lounge, De Banyan, and Swagath Hotel.

Talkie town at Miyapur is the closest multiplex.


The major apartments/communities around are Ushodaya Signature,Shriya West Metro, My Home Jewel, SRI Kalki Heights, Janapriya Nile Valley, R.V. Maanyatha, Green hills, Landmark, CBR Estates, LuxorPark, Luxor Heights, Four Square, Aparna Hillpark Boulevard, Aparna Hillpark Avenues and Aparna Hillpark Lakebreeze. Apart from these Telangana government has also completed a project under the Rajiv Swagruha scheme here.