Kodad

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For the village in Maharashtra, see Kodad, Palghar.
Kodada
కోదాడ
Town
Kodada is located in Telangana
Kodada
Kodada
Kodada is located in India
Kodada
Kodada
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 16°59′52″N 79°57′55″E / 16.99778°N 79.96528°E / 16.99778; 79.96528Coordinates: 16°59′52″N 79°57′55″E / 16.99778°N 79.96528°E / 16.99778; 79.96528
Country India
State Telangana
District Nalgonda
Government
 • Type Municipal council
 • Body Kodad Municipality
 • Municipal Commissioner L.Balojinaik
 • Chairman Vantipuli Anitha
Area[1]
 • Total 31.19 km2 (12.04 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 64,234
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 508 206
Telephone code +91–8683
Vehicle registration TS-05
Literacy 74.12%
MLA N. Padmavati Reddy

Kodad is a town in Nalgonda district of the Indian state of Telangana. It is a municipality and the mandal headquarters of Kodad mandal in Suryapet division.[4][5] It lies on the National Highway 65 between Hyderabad and Vijayawada.kodad is often called as gateway of Telangana.

Climate[edit]

It is too Hot in summer. Kodad summer highest day temperature is in between 35 °C to 48 °C . Average temperatures of January is 24 °C, February is 26 °C, March is 29 °C, April is 33 °C, May is 36 °C .

Demographics[edit]

According to Census of India, 2011, population of Kodad town is 65,234 of which 32,010 are male and 33,224 are female. The literacy rate of the town is 96.7%. Sex ratio is 1060 females to 1000 males. Child sex ratio is 1100 girls to 1000 boys.[6]

Kodad Mandal has a population of 134,130, of which 66,604 are male and 67,526 are female. The literacy rate is 94.33%.[7]

Governance[edit]

Civic administration[edit]

Kodad Municipality is the civic administrative body of the town which was constituted in the year 2011. It is spread over an area of 31.90 km2 (12.32 sq mi) with 30 wards.[1] The present municipal municipal commissioner is L.Balojinaik and the chairman is Vantipuli Anitha.[8][9]

Politics[edit]

Kodad town under Kodad mandal falls under Kodad (Assembly constituency) of Telangana Legislative Assembly. N. Padmavati Reddy is the present MLA of the constituency from Indian National Congress.[10][11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Basic Information of Municipality". Official website of Kodad. Retrieved 21 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 12 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Elevation for Pedakurapadu". Veloroutes. Retrieved 12 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "District Census Handbook - Nalgonda" (PDF). Census of India. p. 13,476. Retrieved 15 February 2016. 
  5. ^ "Guntur District Mandals" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 484,495–496. Retrieved 21 February 2016. 
  6. ^ "Census of India: Search Details". Censusindia.gov.in. 
  7. ^ "Census of India: Search Details". Censusindia.gov.in. 
  8. ^ "Chairman Contact". Official website of Kodad municipality. Retrieved 21 February 2016. 
  9. ^ "Commissioner Contact". Official website of Kodad municipality. Retrieved 21 February 2016. 
  10. ^ "MLA". AP State Portal. Retrieved 13 October 2014. 
  11. ^ "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008" (PDF). Election Commission of India. p. 14,29. Retrieved 11 October 2014.