Nirmal is a town and the district headquarters of Nirmal district in the Indian state of Telangana.The town is surrounded by various ponds and There are many forts in and around Nirmal. Khilla, Bathees Gargh and Shyam Gardh.It is located about 222 kilometres (138 mi) north of the state capital Hyderabad and 68 kilometres (42 mi) from Nizamabad.

Nirmal
Nirmal is located in Telangana
Nirmal
Nirmal
Location in Telangana, India
Nirmal is located in India
Nirmal
Nirmal
Nirmal (India)
Coordinates: 19°06′N 78°21′E / 19.1°N 78.35°E / 19.1; 78.35Coordinates: 19°06′N 78°21′E / 19.1°N 78.35°E / 19.1; 78.35
CountryIndia
StateTelangana
DistrictNirmal
Founded byNimmanayudu
Named forNimmanayudu
Area
 • Total32.06 km2 (12.38 sq mi)
Elevation
350 m (1,150 ft)
Population
 (2011)[2][3]
 • Total88,433
 • Density2,800/km2 (7,100/sq mi)
Language
 • OfficialTelugu English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
504106
Telephone code08734
Vehicle registrationTS-18
Sex ratio50:50 /
Lok Sabha constituencyAdilabad
Vidhan Sabha constituencyNirmal

OriginEdit

The name Nirmal is derived from nimma Naidu, the king and founder of nirmal[citation needed]nirmal

GeographyEdit

Nirmal is located at 19°06′N 78°21′E / 19.10°N 78.35°E / 19.10; 78.35.[4] It has an average elevation of 340 metres (1100 feet).on foot hills of nirmal range, in deccan plateau and it is famous for,Nirmal Toys(Made of wood powder)etc.[citation needed]

DemographicsEdit

In the 2011 Indian census,[5] the total population of Nirmal Town was 88,433. There are 44,053 males (49.82%) and 44,380 females (50.18%). 10,303 children are below 6 years of age. There 5,315 males and 4,988 females.[citation needed]. As per the house hold survey conducted by Telangana govt in August 2014, the population of Nirmal town is 116,800.

Major languages are Telugu,Urdu and English. Telugu has been the official language since 1956.

Government and politicsEdit

Civic administrationEdit

It is one of the oldest municipalities in Telangana. Nirmal Municipality was constituted in 1952 and is classified as a second grade municipality with 36 election wards. The jurisdiction of the civic body is spread over an area of 32.06 km2 (12.38 sq mi).[1] On June 28 2019 Telangana Government has increased No. of Election Wards to 42. With merging of surrounding two gram panchayats namely Manjulapur and Venkatapur in NIRMAL Municipality.

PoliticsEdit

Nirmal Assembly constituency is a constituency of Telangana Legislative Assembly, India.It comes under Adilabad (Lok Sabha constituency) along with six other Assembly constituencies. The first elections of nirmal constituency were held in 1957 with India's first national general election. Its first Member of the legislative assembly (MLA) was Koripally Muthyam Reddy from the Independate . He served as MLA from 1957 to 1962. In this constituency there are eight mandals, Nirmal, Dilawarpur, Laxmanchanda, Mamda and Sarangapur, Soan, Narsapur-G, Nirmal Rural.

TransportEdit

TSRTC runs buses from Nirmal to Hyderabad for every 30min and Nizamabad and Adilabad for every 10 minutes. Basar is a famous pilgrimage center near by.[citation needed]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Urban Local Body Information" (PDF). Directorate of Town and Country Planning. Government of Telangana. Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 June 2016. Retrieved 28 June 2016.
  2. ^ "District Census Handbook – Adilabad" (PDF). Census of India. The Registrar General & Census Commissioner. pp. 13, 44. Retrieved 13 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 26 July 2014.
  4. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc – Nirmal
  5. ^ http://www.censusindia.gov.in/pca/SearchDetails.aspx?Id=605818