|Nickname(s): United States of malakpet|
|Named for||Malik Yaqoub|
|• Official||Deccani Urdu, Telugu|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Hyderabad|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Malakpet|
Malakpet is one of the old areas of Hyderabad, India. It was named after Malik Yaqoub, a servant of the Golconda King Abdullah Qutb Shah, where he resided and had a market. This suburb is further divided into two parts, Old Malakpet and New Malakpet.
The Nalgonda "X" Roads Junction is a major commercial hub.
Malakpet is home to several well equipped multi-speciality hospitals. Below is a list of major hospitals in the locality:
- M.N. Area Hospital ( a Govt. Hospital under Vaidya Vidhana Parishad)
- Susrutha Hospital
- Bibi Cancer Hospital
- Venus Hospital
- New Life Hospital
- Yashoda Hospital
- Hegde Hospital
- Farhat Hospital
The state-owned TSRTC runs the city bus service, connecting to all the major centres of the city. All the buses running from Dilsukhnagar and Midhani bus depots pass through Malakpet. Malakpet has an MMTS train station, which is used for commuting. The Nalgonda 'X' Road connects the nearby busy areas of Dilsukhnagar and Saidabad and is a hub of huge traffic.
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