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Miryalaguda
Coordinates
Country  India
District(s) Nalgonda
Population 90247 (2001)
Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)

Miryalaguda, also pronounced as Miryalgudem (the correct name) or Mirialguda, (population: approx. 1,50,000 in 2009) is one of the most highly industrialized and rapidly developing towns in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is a key commercial center, town, mandal & revenue divisional head quarter in the region of Telangana. This town is well developed with Underground Drinage System, Sagar Water for Drinking and cement roads in all internior streets. This town has good number of Apartments and the living standards are high.

Miryalguda is famous for the paddy growth and it is listed among the top 5 paddy markets in Andhra Pradesh. The new agriculture market yard under construction will be the largest in Andhra Pradesh, with a size of 45 acres. Water from Left canal of Nagarjuna Sagar makes Miryalguda and its surroundings green and commercially rich. The town is quite famous for its large number of rice mills in state and country, and it also has famous F.C.I (Food Corporation Of India)near to the chinthapally village.

The young town has been promoted as Municipality in the year 1985, youngest in the district and is competing with district capital Nalgonda. The population has been growing rapidly due to industrialization and its convenient location between coastal Andhra and Telangana. It is in close proximity to river Krishna. The only town in the district with safe, saturated and well organized drinking water supply. The town reflects both ancient traditions and carrying culture of Telangana, at the same time with new generation innovative activities.

The town gradually changing its infrastructure with the construction of new municipal offices, shopping complexes, apartments and other important commercial establishments. The State highway constructed through the city in year 1994 poured great opportunities to the town in terms of accessibility and exposure. It has become the most congested town in the district as a result of new settlers and rapid expansion. The land rates around have gone up 10 fold in 4 years. It is expected to be the most populous city in the district by year 2012. Fifth Additional District Court in Nalgonda District is established in Miryalaguda in the year 2008.

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Geography

Geographically located at 16°52'19"N 79°33'46"E.[1]. It is around 140 km from Hyderabad/160 km from Vijayawada.

Demographics

As of 2001 India census,[2] Miryalguda had a population of 90,247. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Miryalguda has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 61%. In Miryalaguda, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transportation

Miryalguda is connected to most cities and towns in Andhra Pradesh by the state road transport corporation (APSRTC). Miryalguda is 140 km from Hyderabad, 126 km from Guntur and 150 km from Vijayawada. It is connected by both rail and road. The town is connected through 3 main roads, one towards Nalgonda (the district headquarters), one towards Guntur and Vijayawada and the other one towards Nagarjuna Sagar. 170 km from Warangal.

It has the best facilitated APSRTC bus station in the district. With luxury buses plying to Hyderabad (state capital) at a frequency of every 15 min from 4 AM - 10 PM

Miryalaguda also has a railway station on the Guntur-Secunderabad line and falls under Guntur division of the South Central Railway. It is a major loading point for cement and rice. The station has 4 platforms and all express trains on this route halt here.

Famous Temples

  • Venkateshwara Temple - at Avantipuram
  • Agastheswara Temple - at Wadapally (famous temple for the automatic constant water flow into
   Shiva Lingam & Krishna Musi sangamam)
  • Lord Shiva temple Sivalayam Street
  • Hanuman TempleSivalayam Street
  • Sri Venkateshwara temple,Main Bazar
  • Kodanda RaamalayamReddy Colony
  • [[Seetarama Mandiram Seetarampuram
  • SaiBaba TempleHanumanpet
  • Vasavi Kanyaka Parameshwari Temple-At Bangarugadda
  • Bramha Kumaris Spiritual centre
  • Sri Seetha Ramanjaneya Devasthanam-At Hanumanpet
  • [[Ayyappa Swamy Temple Ashok Nagar
  • Kanakadurga Temple Gandhi Nagar
  • Saraswathi Temple-at Avanthipuram
  • Kota Maisamma Temple At Tummadam Village 15 K.m From Miryalaguda
  • Sri Ramachandra Mission
  • Arya Samajam

Banks (Public & Private)

State Bank of Hyderabad (SBH)

State Bank of India (SBI)

State Bank of India (Agriculture loans)

Syndicate Bank

Andhra Bank

Axis Bank (UTI)

Union Bank

Indusind Bank

andrapradesh grameena vikas bank

Industries

Miryalguda developed after the construction of Nagarjuna Sagar Dam. Growth of Miryalguda is fueled by the good irrigation facility for cultivation, which has also helped the growth of industries. Cost of living is increasing day by day. More than 170 rice mills are situated in and around the town. People from surrounding villages are doing rice related businesses there. The rice from Miryalguda is very famous in India. Rice from here is supplied to Major states of the country(Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Bihar etc.) Rice is supplied to other countries and mostly to Dubai.

Town has largest number of Parboiled Rice mills across all of Asia but still in 4th position. Town supplies 15% of rice in state to Food Corporation Of India. Also has a large F.C.I. storage house of polished rice and parboiled rice in the country. Other factories such as Solvent Oil mills, PVC pipes factories, and numerous Stone Stone Polishing Mills @ Damercharla,Bricks Manufacturing units and are also set up here.

Major industries in Miryalguda mandal include:

  • Raasi Cementsat Vazeerabad ( Wadapally )
  • India Cements(India Cements) [3]
  • Dr. Reddy's Laboratories at Pedda Devulapaly 15 km distance from Miryalaguda
  • SagarPriya Cements
  • Deccan Cements
  • Nagarjuna Agro Tech Ltd
  • IBL Power Plant
  • Chanakya Cement
  • Deccan Cement

Mini Ravindra Bharathi Auditorium

Construction started beside New Municipal Office.

(A flyover is proposed to be built at junction of sagar road and addanki road).

Hotels & Theaters

Town has many decent hotels like srilatha, vishwanath and Rangamma Hotel, Ganesh vilas, and the only star Hotel in the district - Vaishnavi.

It has 6 movie theaters in the town, Namely:

  • Shakunthala 70 mm A/C DTS
  • Raghava 70 mm A/C DTS
  • Nataraj 70 mm A/C DTS
  • Srinivasa 70 mm A/C DTS
  • Lalitha 70 mm A/C DTS
  • Venkateswara 70 mm A/C DTS

It has quite a number of good hospitals for medical treatments and serves as center for all the surrounding areas of about 25 km radius.

Coordinates: 16°52′N 79°35′E / 16.867°N 79.583°E / 16.867; 79.583

Miryalguda is known for its education which is center for all colleges. The list of various colleges are R&B office

Engineering colleges

1. NITS (Nagarjuna Institute of Technology and Sciences). Established in 1998 which had 6 departments and is affiliated to JNTU, Hyderabad. www.nitsmiryalguda.ac.in

2. MINA Institute of Technology Sciences. Established in 2008 only women's college located at Ramchandragudem, Near Fire Station, Hyderabad Road, Miryalaguda.

Degree & P.G Colleges

1.Nagarjuna degree college.

2.Vijetha degree college.

3.Shanthinikethan degree college.

4.Nalanda degree college.

5.K.N.M degree college for arts and science.

Junior colleges

1. Vasavi Junior College

2. Saketha Junior College

3. Sahithi Junior College (Now renamed as Aditya Junior College)

4. Goutami Junior College

5. Jyothi Junior College

6. Govt. Junior College

7. Nagarjuna Junior College

8. Vanitha Junior College

9. JM Reddy Junior college

10. Savitha Junior College

11. K.L.N Junior college

Schools

There are more than 150 schools in Miralaguda. .
The list of some prominent schools...

1. Sri Prakash Residential School (The only CBSE School in the vicinity);

2. Sri Saraswathi Shishu Mandir

3. Nalandha High School

4. Kakatiya High School

5. Pragathi High School

6. Gowtham High School

7. Abhyas techno School

8. G.V.R. High School

9. Mount Carmel High School

10. shivani school

11. Vidyanikethan High School

12. Narayana Vidyalayam

13. Dowhill Study Circle

14. St.Mary's High School.

To know some more details [1]

References

miryalaguda high school narayana vidyalayal miryalaguda high school miryalaguda high school miryalaguda high school

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