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Kapra is located in Telangana
Kapra is located in India
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 17°29′14″N 78°34′43″E / 17.48722°N 78.57861°E / 17.48722; 78.57861Coordinates: 17°29′14″N 78°34′43″E / 17.48722°N 78.57861°E / 17.48722; 78.57861
Country  India
State Telangana
District Medchal District
Mandal Kapra
City & Metro Secunderabad & Hyderabad Metropolitan Region
Police Station Kushiguda PS
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code 040
Vehicle registration TS-08

Kapra is a neighbourhood of Hyderabad in the Medchal district of the Indian state of Telangana. It is the mandal headquarters of Kapra mandal in Keesara revenue division.[1] It was municipality prior to its merger into the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.[2]


Kapra is located at 17°29′N 78°34′E / 17.49°N 78.57°E / 17.49; 78.57.[3]


As of 2001 India census,[4] Kapra had a population of 321,176. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Kapra has an average literacy rate of 89%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 91%. In Kapra, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Villages in Kapra[edit]

The newly formed Kapra Mandal comprises these villages.

  • Kapra - Keesara Mandal
  • Jawaharnagar- Shamirpet Mandal
  • Cherlapally - Ghatkesar Mandal.


  1. ^ "Medchal−Malkajgiri district" (PDF). New Districts Formation Portal. Retrieved 11 October 2016. 
  2. ^ "Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation". www.ghmc.gov.in. Retrieved 2 November 2016. 
  3. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc – Kapra
  4. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.