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MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE
Mahabubnagar district at a glance
Physical and Geographical features:
i. Latitude ii. Longitude iii. Area in Sq. Kms. iv. Headquarters Boundaries: East West
: Between 15 ° 55’ and 17 °29’ N : Between 77°15 ’ and 79 °15 ’E : 18,432 : Mahabubnagar
: Guntur district of AP :Gulbarga and Raichur districts of Karnataka
:Ranga Reddy & Nalgonda districts of AP : Kurnool district of AP
: Red Sandy, Black cotton, Loamy soils
: Krishna, and Tungabhadra
MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD, AP
1) :11.Major river projects : Priyadarshini Jurala Project Rajoli Banda Diversion Project Climate Rainfall (normal) 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 : 604 mm : 420. % of main workers to total population 12. Density of population 11.594 : 31. of revenue divisions :4 ( Narayanpet.6 mm Demographic Particulars.9 : 191 persons/Sq. Rural Population 5. Population 2. 2001 Source: Statistical Abstract.39 ( State average : 7.340 : 17. Male literacy rate 9.56.4(AP-61.2 mm( 60% excess) : 474.57%) : 13. Nagarkurnool) 2. or mandals MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD.43%) : 3. Urban population 6.186 : 44. Govt of AP 1.31.277) : 43. Female population 4.7) : 46. % of non workers to total population : 35. No.2) Administrative set up 1. % of marginal workers to total population 13.44 : 973.km (AP.7 (State average: 54.934 : 17.7 mm : 507. Gadwal.19 (State average: 38.13. AP : 64 .42.82.579(89.55) : 56. Literacy rate 8. Female literacy rate 10. Mahabubnagar. Literate population 7.71.355 ( 10. No. Male population 3.6 : 31.
feldspar.700 Ha 3. Ragi Bajra. tanks Area under forests : 302700 ha Major minerals found : stone metal. black & color granite. greengram) and Other millets Commercial crops : Groundnut. and laterite Major economic activities : Agriculture. No. sweet orange.Castor. AP : 4 IDAs. Textiles park. quartz. MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. 4 municipalities Agriculture 1. mini leather . of villages : 1475 inhabited and 69 uninhabited 4. No. Pulse (redgram. Sugarcane. handloom weaving. Vegetables. Horticulture crops : Mango.76.3. acid lime. tube wells & wells. lime stone. 2. papaya. of towns & municipalities :7 towns. sapota. sand. Agri export park. guava. Major source of irrigation : Canals. Industrial infrastructure 1. industrial parks park. Number of IEs/ IDAs 2. sheep rearing. one IE : Green Park. Major crops grown Food crops : Paddy. Jowar. Industry Infrastructure in the district a. Net area sown : 8.
Roads 1. No.3. of B. Lead Bank 2. Co-operative Banks • APSFC : 135 : 70 :19 :1 c. AP . No. Railways 1. No. of Junior colleges 4. No. of primary schools 2. Number of Large/Medium Scale units 4. Education infrastructure: 1. No. of post offices ( total) 2. No. Credit Institutions 1. No. of telephone Connections 3. Communications 1. of Bank Branches • : State Bank of India : 18 Commercial Banks • Regional Rural Bank • Dt. of high schools 3.of degree colleges :2862 : 729 : 131 :5 :34 MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. No. No. Length of railway line : 195kms e. No. Highways : 3740 kms : 90kms National highway 594 kms State Highway d. of telephone Exchanges: : 93551 :776 f. Number of SSIs (31-1-08) : 48 working : 3382 b.Ed colleges 5.Total Length of roads 2. of Commercial Banks 3.
Economy of the district: Agriculture is the mainstay of the economy. Castor. No. in honour of Mir Mahbub Ali Khan Asaf Jah VI.6. No. and pulses are the important crops grown in the district. AP .of Medical colleges :2 :6 :1 g. power generation etc MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. No. It has been the headquarters of the district since 1883 AD. The District Domestic Product at 2002-03 prices was Rs. It is said that the famous Golconda diamonds including famous "KOHINOOR" diamond came from Mahabubnagar district. Frequent spells of drought have rendered many small farmers unable to carry on their agricultural activity. 322619 lakhs. The name was changed to Mahabubnagar on 4th December 1890. of Engineering colleges 8. Health infrastructure 1. ruled by Qutub Shahi Dynasty (1520-1687) and Nizam Dynasty (Asaf Jahi Dynasty) (1724-1948). This place was formerly known as "Rukmammapeta" and "Palamooru". leading to migration to nearby cities. of PG Centres 7. ceramics. No. of Primary Health Centres :1 : 75 History of the district:: Mahabubnagar formed the core of the Satavahana Dynasty (221BC-218 AD). The Mahabubnagar region was once known as Cholawadi or the land of the Cholas'. The major industries in the district are cotton textiles. the Nizam of Hyderabad (1869-1911 AD). Jowar.and in the recent history. and a part of Chalukya Dynasty in South India (between 5th and 11th century AD). of General Hospitals 2. it formed the core of the Golconda State and Hyderabad State. Paddy. This region became independent and joined in the democratic India on 18th September 1948. The district witnessed many invasions and ruins of temples still dot the district. No.
Thalakondapally. There is also a museum of stone sculptures here. Kodair. Kalwakurthy. Koilkonda fort: Koilkonda is located at a distance of 24 kms from Mahabubnagar. Agriculture in the district: The major crops grown in Mahabubnagar district are oilseeds. Thimmajipet. Dharoor. Pangal. Kothakota. Gadwal. at Alampur. A historical museum and nursery also attract tourists. Weepanagdla. Castor crop has also seen a sharp decline in area. Ghattu. Kolikandla. Pulses are grown in Uppumuthala. Tadur. Utkoor. while cotton is grown in Farooqnagar. Balanagar and Groundnut is grown in Uppumuthala. Ieeja. CC Kunta. It is fame for a perennial spring of clear sparkling water. Maganoor. Itikyala. Castor is an important grown in Devarkadra. Vangoor. Kalwakurthy. The gross cropped are during 2007-08 was 8. Peddamadandi. Pangal. Manapada. Bijnepalli. Kosgi. Kothakota. Millets are grown in Doulatabad. CC Kunta. Gadwal. Telkapalli. Maddur. Midjil. MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. and is located at distance of 83 kms from Mahabubnagar. . There has been a decline in area under paddy despite good rainfall. Manyamkonda temple: This temple is famed for the annual Jatara ( carnival) that is held in February. that spreads over 4 acres of land. Pebbair. millets. Veldonda. sunflower. Amrabad. Madgul. It houses a huge 300 year old Banyan tree. cotton and chillies. cotton and chillies. Utkoor. Balanagar. Paddy is mainly grown in Atmakur. The cropping pattern in the district shows a distinct trend in increase in area under millets and cash crops such as groundnut. The temple is built of Blackstone in the typical Chalukya style. castor . Ghattu. Damarigadda. Nagarkurnool. Makhtal. Dharoor.25 lakh ha. Kollapur. Midjil. Alampur temple: This temple was built by the Chalukyas on the banks of river Tungabhadra. Pillallamarry: This place is located at a distance of 4 kms from Mahabubnagar. Vangoor. Peddalakothapalli. around 80 kms from Mahabubnagar. Narva. Kharif is the main crop. Amangal. Balmoor. AP Addakal. paddy. Kodangal. pulses. Farooqnagar. Kolikandla. Amangal. Narva. Ieeja. as it attracts thousands of people from within and outside the district.Places of tourist interest: Pangal fort: This fort was constructed by the Cholas.
fertilizer. grapes. to promote ‘Green’ industries that address environmental issues and help in improving the environment. Industrial undertakings engaged in environment protection. in all the mandals of the district.. the project has been established with Central and State Govt assistance. pesticides. and Rajapur (Balanagar Mandal) along National Highway. Kothur IDA houses a number of sponge iron industries apart from Plastic and chemical industries. banana etc. papaya. etc. Known as the Hyderabad Hi-Tech Textiles Park. sapota. determination and extension of pre-harvest. citrus. custard apple. from Hyderabad Grapes. The scheme aims at providing sustainable employment to people in the district and neighboring districts. or renewable energy are encouraged. mango and gherkins are exported from the district. AP . It is situated at a distance of 73 kms. by offering incentives and concessions. fig. service providers in ‘green areas’ are eligible to apply. The interventions provided would be in the form of identification farmers . water conservation. The Government of AP has formulated various policies for promotion of textiles and food processing industries. Agri Export parks are prosposed to be established for these produces in the district.Horticulture The major horticulture crops grown in the district are Mango. pomegranate. IT companies working on clean energy or environment related packages. inputs like seed. guava. sweet orange. harvest and post MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. A Green Park industrial estate is established in Polepally Village of Jadcherla (M). sweet orange and lime are grown Industrial Estates: Mahabubnagar and Kothur Industrial Estates have good occupancy rates. use of recycled products. This park is houses readymade garment making units and all allied units linked with apparel making. The Park is situated over an area of 986 acres. Mfr of pollution free goods. energy efficiency. as this sector is identified as a thrust area. A Textile park at Kothur has been developed to promote production and export of garments and textiles. Mango. solid waste based goods.
medicinal and aromatic plants. MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. Mahabubnagar district is home to a large numbers of the weaving community. Maize roti flour mix. The district has a total of 18965 weavers. Gadwal.harvest technologies. Refined millet flour. Zari saris. bedsheets and lungis are produced at Gadwal. cotton and silk saris. AP . worth Rs510 lakhs was sold. Opportunities in the Micro & Small Scale Sector Mahabubnagar district offers opportunities in the agro processing sector. Naraynpet. instant upma. biscuits. processed fruits. blankets and kambals. maize flakes. and sorghum Dry milling of maize. Noodles/vermicelli from maize and rice. Kothapet are famed for the handloom saris. silk saris.15 lakh meters of handloom. instant kesri bhat. Popping of cereals. High fibre and low fat vermicelli noodles from millets /cereals Ready to eat fat free flaked snack food from cereals. gherkins. maize products. etc. During 2006-07. . millets. pulses. Malted weaning foods. towels. Cluster of handloom and rice mills provide industry related services and micro enterprises can be established in urban. ready-to-eat maize puff and instant corn soup mix. ensuring logistics and marketing support. 4.865 weavers in the Co-operative fold and 8100 weavers outside it. Establishment of leather parks will provide a thrust to the leather industry. with 10. agro processing. like Semolina and flakes. breakfast food. maize grits for animal feed. Thrust areas for development in the district are: • Tremendous scope exists for increasing exports in the area of handlooms. while weavers a Narayanpet produce Zari saris. Malting of rice. Products based on paddy. • • • Proposed establishment of Export Parks for apparel and gherkins will promote linkages and boost production of all allied products. wheat. provision of infrastructure. semi urban and rural areas to increase the income levels of people.
. etc.Mahbubnagar district produces a good quantity of pulses. A few units can be encouraged in all mandals. mango pulp. cleaning and packing of processed dall for retail trade. juices. Other activities like sorting. as water proofing additive. Hence nurseries producing quality planting material can be set up in the fruit growing areas. peanut hull. One unit can be set up near areas growing paddy. A mini dall mill can be established with an investment of Rs. Chaff cutting: there is great demand for cattle feed. lime processing: fruit processing activity like. cotton hull. Nagarkurnool. orange squashes. Approximate project cost is Rs 125 lakhs( cost of machinery is around Rs 80 lakhs). fried grain. in chemicals and perfumes. Balanagar etc. with an employment potential for 5 persons. Castor meal finds use in organic manure.and employment potential is 2 persons per unit. mango squashes. mango kernel powder. Low cost nutrition supplementing food & other Pulse based soup mixes Products are oil cake. MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. bio fertilizers. in plastics and rubber. Sweet orange. and employment potential is about 25 persons.000/. Furfural is used as a decolorizing agent and binding agent in chemical industry. mango pickles. mango juice. etc can also be encouraged in the tiny unit level. mango jelly. Unit cost would be around Rs 50. bagasse etc. food industry. mango powder (amchur) . Bio fertilizer plant can be set up in the paddy growing areas. mango jam. etc too enjoy good demand. Tadur. Mango. if made available in pellet form. orange essence. Agro waste based products: Agro waste from farms can be utilized in the making of particle boards. Chopped fodder. AP . Approximate project cost would be Rs. 10 lakhs. finds demand as it saves space in most dairies. ground nut candy (chikki). Nurseries: There is a dearth of nurseries in the district and availability of quality planting material for mango and citrus is a problem faced by the farmers. Furfaraldehyde is extracted from agro waste like corn cobs. This provides scope for setting up additional dall and flour mills in the areas of Uppumuthala. processed grain – for snacks. rice husk. 35 lakhs. Telkapalli.
. There exists great demand for gherkins in European and US Markets. dairy farms. yoghurt. Opportunities exist for opening cold storages. Use of chemical fertilizers has led to depletion of essential micronutrients in the soil. It can be taken up in the field. Gherkins can also be processed and exported. milk sweets. leather travel goods. pickle etc can be established in any mandal in the district. Other livestock based industries like wool carding and weaving. can be encouraged in the leather park. Albumin from egg. butter. Meat and poultry processing: Dressed chicken and meat can be processed and sold through retail outlets. etc can be encouraged in all the mandals. Medicinal and aromatic plants: Mahabubnagar district offers scope for growing medicinal and aromatic plants like Lemon grass. A chain of outlets throughout the district can be established at important commercial centres. egg powder. leather gloves. milk chilling centres. etc can also be encouraged. 2 lakhs. Employment generation is 2 persons per unit. A project of 2 tons per day capacity with 8 vermi bed tanks cost around Rs. The technology is available with Tamil Nadu Agricultural University. cattle feed. cold storage trucks. Chennai. Vermi composting: Use of chemical manure has many harmful effects. Allied products like egg trays made of plastic. Manufacture of leather garments. MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. and paper. ghee.pesticides : One unit for manufacturing bio pesticides can be encouraged in Gadwal area. etc can be made from egg. poultry feed. pongamia etc. Such units can be encouraged in all the mandals. ready to eat foods made from egg. and other storage systems. jatropha. and employment potential is 15 persons. paneer. shoes and chappals etc. AP . citronella. Bio. leather purses. Project cost is around Rs 55 lakhs. This can be mitigated by use of bio manure made by vermin composting..marmalade. milk products like khova. Leather products: Establishment of leather park would provide impetus to the leather ndustry in the district.
chicken kabab. Stone crushing activity can be taken up for crushing the granite blocks into road metal or gravel. 50 lakhs. at a project cost of Rs. fish meal and oil. and powerlooms. hence a few quartz/feldspar grinding units can be established at a unit cost of around Rs. meat burgers can be established. shelf-stable chicken biryani. marinating paste for fish fry. instant gravy mixes. thermal processed fish products. Units can be set up in all commercial towns of the district. silk reeling units. dehydration of meat. etc offer scope for development Mineral based industry: Granite cutting and polishing: Granite deposits found in the district can help establishment of granite cutting and polishing units. jallies. frozen animal products. curried chicken. Slabs. panels. chicken wafers. They find demand in overseas markets too. AP . chicken and mutton pickles. layer chicken meat paste. electric poles. meat gravy concentrate. etc can be encouraged as micro units. egg powder. Cement products like readymade cement hollow bricks and blocks. 15 lakhs MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. fencing poles. meat tenderization. spares for handlooms. prawn. Unit can be set up in Mahabubnagar/ and near by areas. Stone crushing: The district is dotted with rocky areas containing granite that is suitable for road laying. dyes required by silk industry. extension of egg shelf life. Quartz pulverizing/ mineral grinding. conditioning of mutton. corned beef. animal feeds. marinated tandoori chicken. idols. RCC frames for doors and windows. chicken sticks.: quartz is available in the district. egg albumen flakes. blocks. table tops etc can be manufactured.Animal products: Chitosan. Sericulture based industry like mulberry cultivation. fish. meat soup cube.
household equipment. Components for Electronic & Communication industry. aluminium foils. MAHABUBNAGAR DISTRICT PROFILE MSME-DI HYDERABAD. electrical applicances. repairing and servicing of mobile phones. precision measuring instruments. The list of items given above is only suggestive and not exhaustive. Entrepreneurs are advised to conduct detailed market surveys before product selection. AP . IT and enabled services. cycles. automobile gaskets. Services like repairing and servicing of agricultural implements. spares for textiles. ****** The information given above is based on an Industrial Survey of Mahabubnagar district conducted in 2007 by MSMEDI.Engineering based activities like Fabrication Workshop. /aCs. cars and scooters. steel ingots and billets. Aluminium extruded projects. Hyderabad. can also be set up.
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