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[15], The foundation for the city was laid at Uddandarayunipalem on 22 October 2015. [197], South Indian music and dances such as the Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam styles are popular in the Deccan region. [150], Like the rest of India, Hyderabad has a large informal economy that employs 30% of the labour force. [162][163][164][165], Hyderabad's commercial markets are divided into four sectors: central business districts,[166] sub-central business centres, neighbourhood business centres and local business centres. [252] The Government Nizamia Tibbi College is a college of Unani medicine. The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) oversees the civic infrastructure of the city, there are six administrative zones of GHMC: South Zone–(Charminar), East Zone–(L. B. Nagar), West Zone–(Serilingampally), North Zone–(Kukatpally), Northeast Zone–(Secunderabad) and Central Zone–(Khairatabad); these zones consist of 30 "circles",[72][73] which together encompass 150 municipal wards. [108] Private clinics are preferred by many residents because of the distance to, poor quality of care at and long waiting times in government facilities,[109]:60–61 despite the high proportion of the city's residents being covered by government health insurance: 24% according to a National Family Health Survey in 2005. With an average altitude of 542 metres (1,778 ft), much of Hyderabad is situated on hilly terrain around artificial lakes, including the Hussain Sagar lake, predating the city's founding, in the north of the city centre. (2) After expiry of the period referred to in sub-section (1), Hyderabad shall be the capital of the State of Telangana and there shall be a new capital for the State of Andhra Pradesh.". [59] The coolest temperatures occur in December and January, when the lowest temperature occasionally dips to 10 °C (50 °F). As a result of their culture policies, North Indian music and dance gained popularity during the rule of the Mughals and Nizams,[198] and it was also during their reign that it became a tradition among the nobility to associate themselves with tawaif (courtesans). The sculptures on the Limestone Marbels depict many Buddhist art, inscriptions and buddhist stupas serving as an eye feast. Invest Telangana Cell, Industries & Commerce (I&C) Department, 5th Floor, BRKR Bhavan, Hyderabad, Telangana, India. [149] Its per capita annual income in 2011 was ₹44,300 (US$620). An All India Institute of Medical Sciences has been sanctioned in the outskirts of Hyderabad. [11], The name "Amaravati" derives from the historical Amaravathi village, the ancient capital of the Satavahana dynasty. [106] The city has about 4,000 individual clinics. [210] In 2005, Guinness World Records declared Ramoji Film City to be the world's largest film studio. [26][29], In 1714, Mughal emperor Farrukhsiyar appointed Asaf Jah I as Viceroy of the Deccan with the title Nizam-ul-Mulk (Administrator of the Realm). [citation needed]. [80] The Vijayawada-Amaravati road connects the city with Vijayawada. [113] At the same 2011 census, the Hyderabad Urban Agglomeration had a population of 7,749,334 making it the sixth most populous urban agglomeration in the country. [202], Although the city is not particularly noted for theatre and drama,[203] the state government promotes theatre with multiple programmes and festivals[204][205] in such venues as the Ravindra Bharati, Shilpakala Vedika, Lalithakala Thoranam and Lamakaan. [26][27] The annexed city "Hyderabad" was renamed Darul Jihad (House of War),[28] whereas its state "Golconda" was renamed Deccan Suba (Deccan province) and the capital was moved from Golconda to Aurangabad, about 550 km (342 mi) northwest of Hyderabad. It is … The capital of both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh is Hyderabad for 10 years until 2024. [200][201] The state government organises the Golconda Music and Dance Festival, the Taramati Music Festival and the Premavathi Dance Festival to further encourage the development of music. [78]:55 Overall literacy in the slums is 60–80% and female literacy is 52–73%. Buddhist spiritual leader the Dalai Lama participated in the First National Women's Parliament in Amaravati on 10 February 2017. Customer Service Representative, Executive, Management Trainee and more! With the introduction of railways in the 1880s, four factories were built to the south and east of Hussain Sagar Lake,[34] and during the early 20th century, Hyderabad was transformed into a modern city with the establishment of transport services, underground drainage, running water, electricity, telecommunications, universities, industries, and Begumpet Airport. [69], According to the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 part 2 Section 5:[71] "(1) On and from the appointed day, Hyderabad in the existing State of Andhra Pradesh, shall be the common capital of the State of Telangana and the State of Andhra Pradesh for such period not exceeding ten years. As capital of the princely state of Hyderabad, the city housed the British Residency and cantonment until Indian independence in 1947. [130][131][132], North of central Hyderabad lie Hussain Sagar, Tank Bund Road, Rani Gunj and the Secunderabad Railway Station. Technical and engineering schools include the International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIITH), Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani – Hyderabad (BITS Hyderabad), Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management Hyderabad Campus (GITAM Hyderabad Campus), and Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (IIT-H) as well as agricultural engineering institutes such as the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and the Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University. [A] It occupies 625 square kilometres (241 sq mi) on the Deccan Plateau along the banks of the Musi River, in the northern part of South India. The corporators elect the Mayor, who is the titular head of GHMC; executive powers rest with the Municipal Commissioner, appointed by the state government. [47] The capital city is spread over an area of 217.23 km2 (83.87 sq mi),[48] and will comprise villages (including some hamlets) from three mandals viz., Mangalagiri, Thullur and Tadepalle. [103][104] As of 2010[update]–11, the city had 50 government hospitals,[105] 300 private and charity hospitals and 194 nursing homes providing around 12,000 hospital beds, fewer than half the required 25,000. [78][79] The Amaravati seed capital road is an arterial road under construction to access the core capital area from National Highway 16. [15] During this period, Alauddin Khalji took the Koh-i-Noor diamond, which is said to have been mined from the Kollur Mines of Golconda, to Delhi. Should you have any questions, or wish to speak to our Qualified Financial Advisors at Telangana, Please Contact Us. [176] The city and its suburbs contain the highest number of special economic zones of any Indian city. It is home to information technology and bio-pharmaceutical companies and to landmarks such as Hyderabad Airport, Osman Sagar, Himayath Sagar and Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park. [122] The Telugu dialect spoken in Hyderabad is called Telangana Mandalika, and the Urdu spoken is called Deccani. The formation of special economic zones and HITEC City dedicated to information technology has encouraged leading multinationals to set up operations in Hyderabad. About Press Copyright Contact us Creators Advertise Developers Terms Privacy Policy & Safety How YouTube works Test new features The Telugu film industry based in the city is the country's second-largest producer of motion pictures. About 3.7% of the slum children aged 5–14 do not go to school and 3.2% work as child labour, of whom 64% are boys and 36% are girls. [30] In 1721, he was appointed as Prime Minister of the Mughal Empire. [209] The city has hosted international film festivals such as the International Children's Film Festival and the Hyderabad International Film Festival. [213] The Hyderabad style originated in the 17th century under the Nizams. [54][55] The city has numerous lakes sometime referred to as sagar, meaning "sea". Foundation stone set by Indian Prime Minister, Workshop with stake holders on Capital City Master Plan, Notification of Draft Detailed Master Plan for Capital City, Master Plan awareness programme (Grama Sabhas) in each of the 29 villages, Notification of Detailed Master Plan for Capital City, Andhra Pradesh interim Secretariat construction completed and inaugurated by Chief Minister Naidu in Amaravati, Inaugurate new transit terminal in Gannavaram Airport, Stakeholders Consultation Workshop on the Environmental & Social Management Framework (ESMF) and Resettlement Policy Framework (RPF), Foundation stone laidhfor Kings College Hospital by Indo UK Institute of Health, Police Headquarters building complex constructed on the NH-5 in Mangalagiri, Foundation stone laid for Amravati American Institute of Medical Sciences, Real Time Governance State (RGTS) Center at Secretariat, Naidu lays foundation stone of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's 200-acre campus at Amaravati, Foundation stone laid for NRT Icon Towers In Amaravati, Foundation stone laid for mega sports complex in Vijayawada for Project Gandiva, Naidu inaugurates mobile ATMs in Amaravati, First international air services started from Gannavaram Airport to Singapore, Naidu lays foundation stone for Andhra Pradesh Permanent secretariat towers, Foundation stone laid for iconic bridge from Amaravati to Vijayawada, Foundation stone laid for Xavier School of Management in Amaravati, CJI lays foundation stone for Andhra High Court in Amaravati, foundation stone laid for Vykunthapuram Barrage across Krishna river. Private satellite channels started in July 1992 with the launch of Star TV. [208] Films in the local Hyderabadi dialect known as Deccani film industry, Deccanwood/Dollywood are also produced and have been gaining popularity since 2005. Such crafts include: Wootz steel, Filigree work, Bidriware, a metalwork handicraft from neighbouring Karnataka, which was popularised during the 18th century and has since been granted a Geographical Indication (GI) tag under the auspices of the WTO act;[137][214] and Zari and Zardozi, embroidery works on textile that involve making elaborate designs using gold, silver and other metal threads. [212] Developed during the 16th century, the Golconda style is a native style blending foreign techniques and bears some similarity to the Vijayanagara paintings of neighbouring Mysore. [134][135] As of 2013[update], it contributed 15% of India's and 98% of Andhra Pradesh's exports in IT and ITES sectors[174] and 22% of NASSCOM's total membership is from the city. 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