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కట్టంగూర్, کٹنگور
Cattle fair in Kattangur village
Cattle fair in Kattangur village
Kattangoor is located in Telangana
Kattangoor is located in India
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 17°09′36″N 79°18′47″E / 17.160°N 79.313°E / 17.160; 79.313Coordinates: 17°09′36″N 79°18′47″E / 17.160°N 79.313°E / 17.160; 79.313
Country India
State Telangana
District Nalgonda
 • Total 16.11 km2 (6.22 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 7,034
 • Density 440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 508205
Telephone code 08682
Vehicle registration TS
Lok Sabha constituency Bhongir
Vidhan Sabha constituency Nakrekal
Website telangana.gov.in
Buildings on the highway along Kattangoor village
Village milestone and a street in Kattangoor

Kattangoor is a village in Nalgonda district of the India state of Telangana. It is located in Kattangur mandal of Nalgonda division.[1]

Prior to the annexation of Hyderabad State by India, Muslims formed a significant portion of Kattangoor's population and Kattangoor was a strong centre for Razakars.[2] Along with neighbouring Nakrekal village, Kattangoor was captured from Hyderabad State by the Indian Army's Punjab Regiment on 17 September 1948.[3]


  1. ^ a b c "District Census Handbook - Nalgonda" (PDF). Census of India. p. 13,278. Retrieved 15 February 2016. 
  2. ^ Sharma, I. Mallikarjuna (2002). In Retrospect: North India. Hyderabad: Ravi Sasi Enterprises. ISBN 81-88151-00-9. In Nakrekal, Motukur, Aenubavula and Kattangur villages the Muslim population was in majority or at any rate quite considerable. They were strong centres for the Razakars. 
  3. ^ Sharma, Gautam (1990). Valour and Sacrifice: Famous Regiments of the Indian Army. Allied Publishers. p. 32. ISBN 81-7023-140-X. When the attack on Suriapet was launched two days later, the Punjabis joined the attack and then took over the town, followed by Nakrekal and Katangur on September 17. 

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