Peddapalli district

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Peddapalli district is a district located in the northern region of the Indian state of Telangana. It is one of the fastest developing District in Telangana. Biggest city in Peddapalli District is Ramagundam. Ramagundam city is an educational and industrial hub. Ramagundam city is well known for NTPC, FCI, SCCL, & its Multi cultural and linguistic diversity. Peddapalli Town is also an educational hub and also famous mostly for agricultural occupation. Ramagundam is only the largest city in this District and 5th largest city by Area & 6th by Population in Telangana State.

Peddapalli district
Location of Peddapalli district in Telangana
Location of Peddapalli district in Telangana
CountryIndia
StateTelangana
Tehsils14
Government
 • District collectorSree Deva Sena
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesPeddapalli
 • Vidhan Sabha constituenciesPeddapalli, Ramagundam, Manthani
Area
 • Total4,614.74 km2 (1,781.76 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total795,332
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationTS–22[1]
Websitepeddapalle.telangana.gov.in
Peddapalli District Revenue divisions


Geography[edit]

The district is spread over an area of 4,614.74 square kilometres (1,781.76 sq mi).[2]

  • List of mandals in Peddapalli District :
  1. Peddapalli
  2. Odela
  3. Sulthanabad
  4. Julapalli
  5. Eligedu
  6. Dharmaram
  7. Ramagundam
  8. Anthergoan
  9. Palakurthy
  10. Srirampur
  11. Kamanpur
  12. Ramagiri
  13. Manthani
  14. Mutharam (MNT)

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Census of India, the district has a population of 795,332.[2]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district will have two revenue divisions of Manthani and Peddapalli are sub-divided into 14 mandals.[3][4]

Transport[edit]

Peddapalli is well connected by road and rail from major parts of India. There is an unused airstrip at Basant Nagar Kesoram cement factory at Ramagundam which is about 11 km from Peddapalli.

Being situated on Grand Trunk Railway line, Peddapalli Railway Junction is well connected with metropolis such as Mumbai, Chennai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Lucknow, etc. that connects North and South India, and also serves as the junction point for Peddapalli-Nizamabad railway line.[5]

The Telangana State Road Transport Corporation Godavarikhani, Karimnagar - 2 & Manthani bus depot operates dedicated services from Peddapalli bus station to various villages and cities throughout the state .


Awards[edit]

Peddapalli district has won so many awards in the National Level

• Swachh Darpan - 2020

• Telangana Best Brand Award by CMO ASIA

• Swachh Survekshan Grameen District - 2019

• Best Swachh District In India

Out of the survey conducted in 690 districts and 17,400 villages in the country, Peddapalli district emerged overall best district. On the occasion of Swachh Bharath to mark Mahatma Gandhi 150th birth anniversary celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented this award to Collector A. Sri Devasena in Ahmedabad in Gujarat

Etc......

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. ^ a b "New Districts". Andhra Jyothy.com. 8 October 2016. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Clipping of Andhra Jyothy Telugu Daily – Hyderabad". Andhra Jyothy. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  4. ^ Dayashankar, K. M. (11 October 2016). "Three new districts carved out of Karimnagar". The Hindu. Retrieved 13 October 2016.
  5. ^ "PDPL/Peddapalli Junction (2 PFs) Railway Station – Train Departure Timings – India Rail Info". India Rail Info.

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