Jagtial District of Telangana at a Glance

About Jagtial District :

Jagtial Distirct is carved out of erstwhile Karimnagar District. It is surrounded by Nizamabad, Nirmal, Mancherial, Peddapalli and Karimnagar Districts.

It has two revenue divisions at Jagtial and Metpalle and consists of 18 mandals.

District headquarters is located at Jagtial town. A railway line connecting Jagtial and Peddapalli via Karimnagar is available. Jagtial to Nizamabad line is under construction. NH 63 passes through the district. It has four RTC depots located at Jagtial, Korutla, Metpalli and Dharmapuri.

River Godavari passes through the district. SRSP Project, SRSP flood canal and scores of tanks are the irrigation sources. The district is known for its paddy produce followed by turmeric, maize and sugarcane. Jagtial

The 2nd century BC Dhulikatta Budhist Sthupa of historic and archaeological significance is located in Eligaid Mandal.

The district has holy temples of Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple at Odela and Sri Varahaswami temple at Kamanpur Mandal.

Some of the tourist spots in the districts are: Ramuni Gundalu, waterfalls at Sabbitham. Ramagiri Qila is a place of historic importance and is located at Begumpet.

District at a Glance

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