Nagarkurnool district

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Nagarkurnool district
Nallamalla Hills
Location of Nagarkurnool district in Telangana
Location of Nagarkurnool district in Telangana
CountryIndia
StateTelangana
Division3
HeadquartersNagarkurnool
Tehsils22
Government
 • District collectorE.Sridhar
 • Lok Sabha constituencies1 (Nagarkurnool)
 • Vidhan Sabha constituencies4(Nagarkurnool, Achchampet, Kalwakurthy, kollapur)
Area
 • Total6,545.00 km2 (2,527.04 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total893,308
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Literacy54.38
 • Sex ratio968:1000
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationTS–31[1]
Websitenagarkurnool.telangana.gov.in
Nagarkurnool District Revenue divisions

Nagarkurnool is a district in the southern region of the Indian state of Telangana.[2][3] The town of Nagarkurnool is the district headquarters. It was part of the Mahbubnagar district prior to re-organisation of districts in the state. The district shares boundaries with Nalgonda, Rangareddy, Mahabubnagar, Wanaparthy districts and with Andhra Pradesh State.

After forming Telangana state, Nagarkurnool become a district, it was previously part of Mahbubnagar district. The new district has four revenue divisions Nagarkurnool, Achampet, Kalwakurthy and Kollapur with total twenty mandals.

Geography[edit]

The district is spread over an area of 6,545.00 square kilometres (2,527.04 sq mi).[4]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Census of India, the district has a population of 893,308.[4]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district has four revenue divisions of Achampet, Nagarkurnool Kalwakurthy and Kollapur and is sub-divided into 24 mandals.[4][5] E.Sridhar is the present collector of the district.[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Telangana New Districts Names 2016 Pdf TS 31 Districts List". Timesalert.com. 11 October 2016. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Nagarkurnool district" (PDF). Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 November 2016. Retrieved 22 August 2016.
  3. ^ "New districts map". newdistrictsformation.telangana.gov.in. Retrieved 22 August 2016.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ a b c "New districts". Andhra Jyothy.com. 8 October 2016. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Clipping of Andhra Jyothy Telugu Daily – Hyderabad". Andhra Jyothy. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  6. ^ "K Chandrasekhar Rao appoints collectors for new districts". Deccan Chronicle. 11 October 2016. Retrieved 13 October 2016.

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