Mahadevapura, Bangalore

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Mahadevapura
ಮಹದೇವಪುರ
Neighbourhood
Mahadevapura is located in Bengaluru
Mahadevapura
Mahadevapura
Location in Bangalore, India
Coordinates: 12°59′N 77°42′E / 12.99°N 77.70°E / 12.99; 77.70Coordinates: 12°59′N 77°42′E / 12.99°N 77.70°E / 12.99; 77.70
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Bangalore
Metro Bangalore
Population (2001)
 • Total 135,597
Languages
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Mahadevapura is a suburb and one of the zones of BBMP in Bangalore district in the Indian state of Karnataka. It was formerly a city municipal council.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Mahadevapura had a population of 135,597. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Mahadevapura has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 66%. In Mahadevapura, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Electoral Aspects[edit]

Mahadevapura is a constituency in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly. Its presently represented by Aravind Limbavali. He was elected in the 2013 election from here with 110244 votes defeating Srinivasa A.C[2]

Information technology hub[edit]

Mahadevapura has become a major information technology hub in recent years. It houses several IT companies such as Accenture, Dell EMC, Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, Mphasis, Samsung, Sapient Corporation and Wells Fargo. It also has one of the major Big 4 EY offices in Bagmane World Technology Centre. It is also in close proximity to ITPL and other IT hubs such as Whitefield, Marathahalli and Bellandur.

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