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Mahabubnagar is a district in Telangana. The town of Mahabubnagar is the biggest in the district. The district is formerly called Nagar Kurnul district and Palamoor or Palamooru. On December 4, 1890 the district is renamed Mahabubnagar in honor of Mir Mahabub Ali Khan Asaf Jah VI, the Nizam of Hyderabad.
Mahabubnagar is located on 16 73’ N and 77 98’ E. It is the second largest district in the state of Andhra Pradesh and is located 100 kilometers away from Hyderabad.
Former Chief Minister of Hyderabad state Burgula Ramakrishna Rao is from Mahabubnagar district.
|Kodangal||Kodangal, Bomraspeta, Kosgi, Doulatabad and Maddur Mandals|
|Narayanpet||Koilkonda, Narayanpet, Damaragidda and Dhanwada Mandals|
|Mahabubnagar||Hanwada and Mahbubnagar Mandals|
|Jadcherla||Jadcherla, Nawabpet, Balanagar and Midjil Mandals|
|Devarkadra||Bhoothpur, Addakal, Devarkadra, Chinna Chintakunta and Kothakota Mandals|
|Makthal||Makthal, Maganoor, Atmakur, Narva and Utkoor Mandals|
|Wanaparthy||Wanaparthy, Pebbair, Gopalpeta, Peddamandadi and Ghanpur Mandals|
|Gadwal||Gadwal, Dharur, Maldakal and Ghattu Mandals|
|Alampur||Ieez, Itikyal, Waddepalle, Manopad and Alampur Mandals|
|Nagarkurnool||Nagarkurnool, Bijinapalle, Thimmajipet, Tadoor and Telkapalle Mandals|
|Achampet||Balmoor, Lingal, Amrabad, Achampet, Uppununthala and Vangoor Mandals|
|Kalwakurthy||Veldanda, Kalwakurthy, Talakondapalle, Amangal and Madgul Mandals|
|Shadnagar||Kondurg, Farooqnagar, Kothur and Keshampet Mandals|
|Kollapur||Veepangandla, Kollapur, Peddakothapalle, Kodair and Pangal Mandals|
Bye-elections was held on March 18, 2012 for Mahabubnagar and Nagarkurnool assembly constituencies.
|Collector||Sri M.Purushotham Reddy, IASfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Joint Collector||Sri T.Chiranjeevulu, IASemail@example.com|
|Additional Joint Collector||Smt Bharathi Lakpathi Naikfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Superintendent of Police||Sri K.Lakshmi Reddy, IPS|
|D.I.G./I.G./Additional D.G. of Police||Sri Y.Nagi Reddy, IPS|
Lok Sabha members
The following are the list of Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) members from Mahabubnagar district.
- Mahabubnagar constituency - K Chandrashekar Rao (TRS)
- Nagarkurnool (SC) constituency - Dr. Manda Jaganattham (Congress)
Member of Legislative Assembly members (MLA)
|Kodangal(72)||Anumula Revanth Reddy|
|Narayanpet(73)||Yelkoti Yella Reddy|
|Devarkadra(76)||Seetha Dayakar Reddy|
|Wanaparthy(78)||Ravula Chandra Shekar Reddy|
|Shadnagar(84)||Chowlapally Pratap Reddy|
Member of Legislative Council members (MLC)
- Dr K Nageshwar - Graduate quota
- Sri Paturi Sudhakar Reddy - Teachers quota
- Sri S. Jagadeeshwar Reddy - Local Authorities quota
There are four ongoing Lift Irrigation projects in Mahbubnagar district as of 2014. The Telangana government in its 2014-15 budget has said that it is committed to complete the irrigation schemes in the financial year of 2014-15. The Irrigation schemes are: Nettempadu, Kalwakurti, Bhima and Koilsagar.
On completion of the four irrigation schemes, 2,97,550 acres of land can be brought under irrigation.