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Mahabubnagar

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.

Assembly Constituencies

Constituency Extent
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

2012 Bye-Elections

Bye-elections was held on March 18, 2012 for Mahabubnagar and Nagarkurnool assembly constituencies.

Important Personalities

District Administration

Designation Name Office Phone Email
Collector Sri M.Purushotham Reddy, IAS collector_mbnr@ap.gov.in
Joint Collector Sri T.Chiranjeevulu, IAS jc_mbnr@ap.gov.in
Additional Joint Collector Smt Bharathi Lakpathi Naik jc_mbnr@ap.gov.in
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.

Member of Legislative Assembly members (MLA)

Constituency Current MLA
Kodangal(72) Anumula Revanth Reddy
Narayanpet(73) Yelkoti Yella Reddy
Mahbubnagar(74) N.Rajeshwar Reddy
Jadcherla(75) M.Chandra Shekar
Devarkadra(76) Seetha Dayakar Reddy
Makthal(77) K.Dayakar Reddy
Wanaparthy(78) Ravula Chandra Shekar Reddy
Gadwal(79) DK Aruna
Alampur(80) Abraham.V.M
Nagarkurnool(81) Vacant
Achampet(82) P.Ramulu
Kalwakurthy(83) G.Jaipal Yadav
Shadnagar(84) Chowlapally Pratap Reddy
Kollapur(85) Vacant

Member of Legislative Council members (MLC)

  • Dr K Nageshwar - Graduate quota
  • Sri Paturi Sudhakar Reddy - Teachers quota
  • Sri S. Jagadeeshwar Reddy - Local Authorities quota

Irrigation Projects

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.

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