Toopran

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Toopran
Town
Country India
State Telangana
District Medak
Elevation 536 m (1,759 ft)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Medak (Lok Sabha constituency)
Vidhan Sabha constituency Gajwel (Assembly constituency)
Website www.toopran.com

Toopran is a revenue division in the Medak district of Telangana, India.[2] It is one of the emerging towns in Telangana. It is a city with a population of nearly 26,804 as per 2001 census. And very comparatively Tupran is the biggest town than Gajwel and Narsapur in all form of aspects. The name Toopran is supposedly derived from 'Toorpu Rani' which means queen of the east. Elders from the Nizam era says that Toopran's name was derived from TOPE (cannon)and RAN (Makers). "The makers of Cannon" used to stay in Toopran 50 Kms away from Hyderabad besides Sangareddy ASTABAL (Horse Stable) which is also 50 Kms away from Hyderabad. There are two historic watchtowers (BURJ)in Toopran.

Geography[edit]

Toopran is located at 17°50′41″N 78°28′48″E / 17.8447°N 78.4800°E / 17.8447; 78.4800.[3] It has an average elevation of 536 metres (1761 ft). Toopran a major gram panchayath of Gajwel constituency which is located at a distance of 50 km from Hyderabad. This town is one of the upcoming/developing towns near Hyderabad with an average growth of 150 people migrating every year.

Eminent persons[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census India". 
  2. ^ "District Level Mandal wise list of villages in Medak district" (PDF). Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. National Informatics Centre. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 5 March 2016. 
  3. ^ Tupran at Fallingrain.com