Ghatkesar
Ghatkesaram
Ghatkesar Railway Station
Ghatkesar Railway Station
Ghatkesar is located in Telangana
Ghatkesar
Ghatkesar
Location in Telangana, India
Ghatkesar is located in India
Ghatkesar
Ghatkesar
Ghatkesar (India)
Coordinates: 17°26′58″N 78°41′07″E / 17.4494°N 78.6853°E / 17.4494; 78.6853Coordinates: 17°26′58″N 78°41′07″E / 17.4494°N 78.6853°E / 17.4494; 78.6853
Country India
StateTelangana
DistrictMedchal-Malkajgiri district
MetroHyderabad
Named forGhattu Maisaamma
Government
 • TypeMunicipality
 • BodyGhatkesar Municipality
Area
 • Total13.83 km2 (5.34 sq mi)
Population
 • Total28,063
 • Density2,000/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
501301
Vehicle registrationTS 08 XX XXXX
Websiteghatkesarmunicipality.telangana.gov.in

Ghatkesar is a satellite town of Hyderabad in the Medchal-Malkajgiri district of Telangana, India. It is the Mandal headquarters of Ghatkesar Mandal in The Keesara revenue division.[2][3] Located in the outer suburbs of Hyderabad, it is a part of The Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority.[4]

Geography

Ghatkesar is located at 17°26′58″N 78°41′07″E / 17.4494°N 78.6853°E / 17.4494; 78.6853.[5]

Economy

The presence of Warangal highway, Outer ring road and The Metro in Uppal have led to a large-scale boom in real-estate activity in and adjoining areas of Rampally, Narapally, Boduppal and Peerzadiguda. Ghatkesar also has Primary Health Care. Ghatkesar also has plenty of Electrical, Automobile, Electronics and Cloth Shops. Ghatkesar has a Bus Stop and a Railway Station with MMTS connectivity that provides Easy Connectivity between Ghatkesar and other places.

Educational Institutes

Ghatkesar has many Schools and Colleges. There are about 6 Engineering Colleges, 11 High Schools in the proximity of 10 Kilometers.

Engineering Colleges(<10 KM)

• Sreenidhi Institute of Technology and Science (SNIST), Yamnampet

• Anurag University, Venkatapur

• Anurag College of Engineering, Aushapur

• Princeton College of Engineering, Ankushapur

• Krishnamurthy Institute of Technology and Science, Edulabad

• Samskruthi College of Engineering, Ghatkesar

High Schools (<10 KM)

• Government High School

• Holy Faith Grammer High School

• St. Anthony's High School

• Ghatkesar Model High School

• Brilliant Grammer High School

• Rishi High School

• Vignan High School

• Rockwoods International School, Yamnampet

• Kendriya Vidyalaya, NFC Nagar

• Delhi Public School, Ghatkesar

• Rotterdam International School

Demographics

Ghatkesar has topped the 1st fastest growing Mandal in population growth of whole Telangana, with a decadal population growth record of 112%.[6]

References

  1. ^ a b "District Census Handbook – Karimnagar" (PDF). Census of India. p. 58. Retrieved 6 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Medchal−Malkajgiri district" (PDF). New Districts Formation Portal. Archived from the original (PDF) on 30 November 2016. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  3. ^ Geetanath, V. (9 May 2014). "For a well oiled public transport". The Hindu. Retrieved 2 November 2016.
  4. ^ "HMDA list of villages" (PDF). Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority. p. 3. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 2 November 2016.
  5. ^ "Ghatkesar, India Page". www.fallingrain.com. Retrieved 2 November 2016.
  6. ^ "Archived copy". articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Archived from the original on 20 May 2013. Retrieved 17 January 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)