Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district
View of Bhongir Fort
View of Bhongir Fort
Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district
Location in Telangana
Coordinates (Bhuvanagiri): 17°30'36"N, 78°53'24"E
Country India
StateTelangana
HeadquartersBhuvanagiri
Tehsils16
Government
 • District collectorSmt. Pamela Satpathy, IAS
 • Add.District CollectorSri D Srinivas Reddy
 • Additional Collector Local BodiesSri Deepak Tiwari IAS
 • Deputy Commissioner Of PoliceSri Narayana Reddy
 • Administrative OfficerSri M.Nageshwara Chary
Area
 • Total3,091.48 km2 (1,193.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total770,833
 • Density250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationTS–30[1]
Websiteyadadri.telangana.gov.in

Yadadri Bhuvanagiri District,[2] is a district in the Indian state of Telangana.[3] The administrative headquarters is located at Bhuvanagiri Town.[4][5][6] The district shares boundaries with Suryapet, Nalgonda, Jangaon, Siddipet, Medchal-Malkajgiri and Rangareddy districts. It was carved out of Nalgonda district on 11 October 2016 during a large reorganization of the districts of Telangana.[7]

Geography

The district is spread over an area of 3,091.48 square kilometres (1,193.63 sq mi).[8]

Demographics

  Telugu (90.54%)
  Lambadi (4.97%)
  Urdu (3.42%)
  Others (1.07%)

As of 2011 Census of India, the district has a population of 726,465. According to the 2011 census, 90.54% of the district speaks Telugu, 4.97% Lambadi and 3.42% Urdu.[9]

Pochampally silk sarees

Major Towns

Notable places in District

Administrative divisions

The district has two revenue divisions of Bhuvanagiri and Choutuppal. It is sub-divided into 16 mandals.[5] Smt. Pamela Satpathy, IAS is the present collector of the district.[10]

Mandals

S.No. Bhuvanagiri revenue division Choutuppal revenue division
1 Bhuvanagiri Choutuppal
2 Alair B. Pochampally
3 Atmakur (M) Ramannapet
4 Addaguduru Samsthan Narayanapur
5 Bibinagar Valigonda
6 Bommalaramaram
7 Gundala
8 Motakondur
9 Mothkur
10 Rajapet
11 Turkapally
12 Yadagirigutta

See also

References

  1. ^ "Telangana New Districts Names 2016 Pdf TS 31 Districts List". Timesalert.com. 11 October 2016. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  2. ^ "About District | Yadadri Bhuvanagiri District, Govt of Telangana | India".
  3. ^ "Names of 6 new districts changed". The Hindu. 22 October 2016. Retrieved 4 November 2016.
  4. ^ "District Profile". Official website of Yadadri district. Retrieved 27 October 2016.
  5. ^ a b "Revenue divisions and mandals in Yadadri district" (PDF). The official website of Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district. Revenue Department, Telangana. 11 October 2016. p. 3. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  6. ^ "District Map" (PDF). The official website of Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  7. ^ "New districts". Andhra Jyothy.com. 8 October 2016. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  8. ^ "New districts". Andhra Jyothy.com. 8 October 2016. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  9. ^ 2011 Census of India, Population By Mother Tongue
  10. ^ "K Chandrasekhar Rao appoints collectors for new districts". Deccan Chronicle. 11 October 2016. Retrieved 13 October 2016.