Boduppal
City of Boduppal by night
Boduppal
Boduppal
Location in Telangana State, India
Boduppal
Boduppal
Boduppal (India)
Coordinates: 17°24′50″N 78°34′42″E / 17.4139°N 78.5783°E / 17.4139; 78.5783Coordinates: 17°24′50″N 78°34′42″E / 17.4139°N 78.5783°E / 17.4139; 78.5783
Country India
StateTelangana
DistrictMedchal-Malkajgiri
MandalMedipally
MetroHyderabad
Government
 • TypeMunicipal Corporation
 • BodyBoduppal Municipal Corporation
Area
 • Total20.53 km2 (7.93 sq mi)
Population
 (Census 2011)
 • Total48,225[1]
 • Estimate 
(2020)
135,000[1]
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
500092
Telephone code040
Vehicle registrationTS 08
Lok Sabha constituencyMalkajgiri
Vidhan Sabha constituencyMedchal
Websiteboduppalmunicipality.telangana.gov.in

Boduppal is a satellite city of Hyderabad and a municipal corporation in Medchal–Malkajgiri District of Telangana, India.[1] It is administered by Boduppal Municipal Corporation. Located at the eastern end of the Hyderabad City, it is spread between Nacharam-Mallapur Road and Warangal Highway NH 163. Due to its proximity to Secunderabad and Eastern IT/SEZ of Pocharam, it is emerging as a major residential location in Hyderabad.

Demographics

Telugu is the Local Language here. Total population of Boduppal (CT) is 43,692 according to census 2011. Among them Males are 22,255 and Females are 21,437 living in 2,666 Houses. Children's below 6 years are 5,163, Among them literate people are 32,038. All the numbers are according to 2011 census.

Transport

The Area is well connected by TSRTC to the rest of the City, having Bus Depo at Chengicherla and Uppal Depo at Boduppal Kaman. Nearest Railway station is Moula Ali, The other Railway station nearby is Cherlapally and Nearest Major Terminus is Secunderabad. There is a proposal to upgrade Cherlapalli Railway Station,[2] as a Major Terminus to decongest traffic in Secunderabad Railway Station. A Fly-over is under construction across Boduppal, to handle the heavy traffic.

Government

Boduppal Municipal Corporation
Type
Type
Leadership
Samala Buchi Reddy
Kotha Lakshmi Ravi Goud
Structure
Seats 28
Political groups
  •   TRS (14)
  •   INC (7)
  •   BJP (2)
Meeting place
BMC Building

Boduppal Municipal Corporation administers the city of Boduppal. On 11 April 2016, the gram panchayats of Boduppal, Chengicherla were merged to form Boduppal Municipality. Boduppal Municipality is upgraded as Boduppal Municipal Corporation vide G.O.Ms.No.211, dt: 13.07.2019. Samala Buchi Reddy is elected as a First Mayor. Kotha Lakshmi Ravi Goud is Deputy Mayor.[3][4]

References

  1. ^ a b c https://boduppalmunicipality.telangana.gov.in/pages/about-municipality
  2. ^ Geetanath, V. (4 November 2015). "SCR plans mega terminal at Cherlapally". The Hindu. Retrieved 31 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Five New Civic Bodies Carved out". The New Indian Express. 12 April 2016. Retrieved 14 June 2016.
  4. ^ "Telangana to get seven new municipal corporations". 19 July 2019.