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KARIMNAGER is a town and a Municipal Corporation in in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Karimnagar District. It is located on the banks of Maneru river, a tributary of the Godavari river. Karimnagar is situated 162 km north of Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. It is a major business center. And it is emerging as a major educational hub with Satavahana University, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), two medical colleges, eight engineering colleges, a veterinary science college, a pharmacy college and 6 B.Ed colleges.

In addition, it is home to Sri Raja Rajeshwara Govt. Degree College is a town and a Municipal Corporation in Karimnagar district in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Karimnagar District. It is located on the banks of Maneru river, a tributary of the Godavari river. Karimnagar is situated 162 km north of Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. It is a major business center. And it is emerging as a major educational hub with Satavahana University, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), two medical colleges, eight engineering colleges, a veterinary science college, a pharmacy college and 6 B.Ed colleges. In addition, it is home to Sri Raja Rajeshwara Govt. Degree College.

History

Karimnagar's early history is dominated by the famous kingdoms of Satavahanas & Kakatiyas. Koti_Lingala in Karimnagar was the first capital of the Sathavahanas before Dharanikota. Excavations at Koti_Lingala revealed coinage of Simukha, a Satavahana emperor.

Karimnagar was originally called Kareem Nagar, deriving its name from Syed Karimullah Shah Saheb Quadri. It was one of the regional capitals during the rule of the Nizams. Several famous people such as P.V. Narasimha Rao, former Prime Minister of India, and Dr. C. Narayana Reddy, Renowned Poet, hail from Karimnagar. The town is known for its hospitality and well behaved, hardworking people. It is one of the safest cities in Andhra Pradesh. It does not have any anti social elements like rowdies, goondas and factionists as in other cities. Karimnagar is famous for silver filigree work, a very delicate form of metal craft. Karimnagar is the fastest growing town in telengana region, and has a lot of potential to become one of the metropoliton cities in near future.

Geography

Karimnagar is located at 18°26'N 79°09'E / 18.43°N 79.15°E / 18.43; 79.15 . It has an average elevation of 265 meters (869 feet).

Demographics

As of 2001 India census, Karimnagar town had a population of 2,89,375. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Karimnagar has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; male literacy is 82%, and female literacy is 69%. In Karimnagar, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age. At the time of this writing (2007) Karimnagar town's population is around 5,50,000.

Culture

A majority of population in Karimnagar practice Hindu religion. But there is also a significant impact of Muslim rulers, who ruled this region before Indian independence. The percentages of religions followed here are Hindu 80%, Muslim 15%, Christian 4% and Sikh 1% . Across Karimnagar, there are several Hindu temples, mosques, churches, and gurudwars. People belonging to every religion respect each other and co-exist with peace and happiness.

Education in Karimnamgar

Primary Schools Up Primary Schools High School Hr Secondary School
2585 1021 1153 2

Education of Karimnagar

Karimnagar has the following Universities and Colleges

Universities

Sathavahana University , Karimnagar
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University , Nachupally , Karimnagar
Govt. Degree & PG Colleges

Satavahana PG College, LMD, Karimnagar
SRR Govt Degree College, Karimnagar
Govt Degree & PG College for Women, Kashmeergadda, Karimnagar
Private Degree & PG Colleges

Kiran Engineering College
Sree Chaithanya Degree College
S.E.S. Degree & Law College
Vivekananda Educational Societies
KIMS Colleges
Vaninikethan Degree & PG College
Sri Vaishnavi Degree College
Manair Educational Institutions
Apoorva degree college, Mukarampura, Karimnagar
Shivani Degree & PG college
SRM Degree College
Medical, Pharmacy and Nursing Colleges

 

 

Pratima Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), Nagunoor
Chalmeda Ananda Rao Institute of Medical Sciences (CAIMS)
S.R.R COLLEGE OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, VALBHAPOOR (V), ELKATHURTHI (M), KARIMNAGAR
Vageshwari College of Pharmacy, Nusthulapur, Karimnagar
Santhosh Nursing School, Vidyanagar, Karimnagar
Sai Institute of Health Sciences (BPT & MLT), Karimnagar
Trinity college of Pharmaceutical Sciences
CVM Pharmacy College, Velichala, Kothapally (via), Karimnagar
Engineering Colleges

(JITS-1)Jyothishmathi Institute of Technology and Science, Nusthulapoor, Karimnagar
(JITS-2)Jyothishmathi Institute of Technological and Sciences, Ramakrishna colony, Karimnagar
Sree Chaithanya College of Engineering(1 & 2) and Technology, Karimnagar
(VITS-1)Vivekananda College of Engineering and Technology, Karimnagar
(VITS-2)Vivekananda College of Engineering and Technology, Karimnagar
(VITS-3)Vivekananda Women's Engineering College, Bommakal, Karimnagar
Kamala Institute of Technology, Singapur, Karimnagar
Vageswari College of Engineeing, Karimnagar
Mother Theresa Engineering College, Pedda Bonkur, Karimnagar
Dr. VRK College of Engineering, Jagtial, Karimnagar
Dr. VRK College of Engineering, Jagtial, Karimnagar
JNTU Engineering College, Kondagattu, Karimnagar
Nigama Engineering College, Mogdumpur, Karimnagar
Sahaja Engineering College, Rekurthy, Karimnagar
BEd Colleges

Crescent College of Education, Mukarrampura Karimnagar
Polytechnic Colleges

Govt Polytechnic, Agraharam, Karimnagar
Govt Women's Polytechnic, Karimnagar

Employment in Karimnamgar

EMPLOYEE CENSUS AS PER 2006
Gazetted
Non Gazetted
2078
23718

Employment

Water in Karimnamgar

Rainfall June to May 2007-08
Actual

Normal

%Deviation over Normal

892.9
968.4 -8


Health in Karimnagar

Health (as on 31.3.07)
Allopathic
1 Hospitals
8
2 Primary Health centres 72
3 Hospital beds 1,064
4 Dispensaries 5
5 Doctors (Regular + contract) 196

Government Funds

State Income
Gross District Domestic Product at current prices for the year 2004-05 (P) Rs.in Lakhs 7,95,660
Net District Domestic Product at factor cost at current prices for the year (2004-05)(P) Rs.in Lakhs 7,20,499
Per capita Income (2004-05) at current prices(P) Rs. 26,655
Gross District Domestic Product at factor cost(2004-05) at constant prices(P) Rs.in Lakhs 7,00,072
Net District Domestic Product at factor cost at constant prices for the year (2004-05)(P) Rs.in Lakhs
6,24,349
Per capita Income (2004-05) at constant prices(P) Rs. 23098

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