Telangana is the newly formed state, carved out from Andhra Pradesh in 2014 with 10 districts including former Andhra Pradesh capital Hyderabad. Currently the state is divided into 33 districts covering an area of 1,12,077 sq km, Bhadradri Kothagudem being the largest district. Telangana is bordered by the states of Andhra Pradesh to the east and south, Maharashtra to the north, Chhattisgarh to the east and Karnataka to the west. As per the Aadhar Statistics the Telangana population in 2019 is 38,472,769. Telugu is widely spoken language in Telangana, followed by Hindi and Urdu in Hyderabad. Telangana was ruled by Satavahana's in 230 BC and Kakatiyas in 1083 to 1323. Before to Independence, Hyderabad and neighbouring districts was ruled by Nizams from 14th century. Hyderabad is the metropolitan city, Other popular cities in Telangana are Karimnagar, Warangal and Nizamabad. Sardar Vallabhai Patel played a important role to merge into Indian Union when Nizam of Hyderabad in 1947 did not want to merge with India.
Telangana Population 2019
Population in Crores is 3.85 Crores
(February 2019 estimates till December 2018 as per Aadhar Uidai)
List of Districts, Cities & Towns in Telangana
on Feb 18, 2014, Lok Sabha passes Telangana state bill.
on Feb 20, 2014, Rajya Sabha passes Telangana state bill.
This newly formed Telangana State comprises 10 districts: Hyderabad, Adilabad, Khammam, Karimnagar, Mahbubnagar, Medak, Nalgonda, Nizamabad, Rangareddy, and Warangal.
Capital of Telangana is Hyderabad.
As the Congress Government discuss the contours of Telangana, India's 29th state, The option would be to bunch the 10 Telangana districts into a separate state which will have 17 Lok Sabha seats and 119 assembly constituencies. In that case, the rest of Andhra Pradesh will have 25 Lok Sabha seats and 175 assembly seats.
Telangana State will have 10 districts. Adilabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Mahabubnagar, Medak, Nalgonda, Nizamabad, RangaReddy, Warangal and Hyderabad District as Headquarters.
Congress President Sonia Ghandi Finally pushed for announcement on formation of Telangana on 30th July 2013 at 7.20 PM. Telangana will be formed with 10 districts. Hyderabad is the Capital of Telangana in india. Hyderabad as Shared Capital for 10 or more years of the two states to be created out of the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.
Telangana Rastra Samiti (TRS Party) formed by Mr. K. Chandra Shekar Rao in 2004 with main aim is to separate Telangana region from Andhra Pradesh and to regain regional autonomy as it existed before the formation of Andhra Pradesh State in 1956. As per Mr. Digvijay singh TRS will merge to congress for the elections of 2014.
- News Updated at 30 July, 2013 07.20 PM
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