Telangana

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Telangana is a state in southern India. Before, it was part of Hyderabad State. It became the 29th state of India in June 2014. It has a population of 35,286,757 since 2011. Its capital and largest city is Hyderabad. Hyderabad was built by Quli Qutub Shah 400 Years back on the banks of river Musi, with the world famous Charminar as its centre. The main Rivers flowing through Telangana are Krishna and Godavari. Telangana is a land locked state with Maharashtra, Karnataka, Chattisgarh, and Andhra Pradesh as its border states. Hyderabad was ranked as most habitable place in India.

There are 10 Districts in Telangana viz., Adilabad, Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Mahaboobnagar, Medak, Nalgonda, Nizamabad, Rangareddy, Warangal,(arranged alphabetically). Present CM KCR changed them into 32 districts viz., nirmal ,komarambheem, jegityala, kammareddy, pedapali, sidipet, hanumakonda, jayashenkar, sangareddy, yadadri, suryapet, shamshabad, vanaparti, nagarkarnool, etc.including old districts