Kazipet

Kazipet is the major educational and transport hub in Warangal city, Telangana, India. It is also a mandal in Warangal urban district. it falls under Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation.

Kazipet

Kazipeta
Main entrance Kazipet
A view of the main entrance of Kazipet Railway Station
Kazipet is located in Telangana
Kazipet
Kazipet
Location in Telangana, India
Kazipet is located in India
Kazipet
Kazipet
Kazipet (India)
Coordinates: 17°58′00″N 79°30′00″E / 17.96667°N 79.50000°ECoordinates: 17°58′00″N 79°30′00″E / 17.96667°N 79.50000°E
Country India
StateTelangana
MetroWarangal Metropolitan
Founded1856
Government
 • BodyGreater Warangal Municipal Corporation
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
506003 [1]
Telephone code+91–870
Vehicle registrationTS–03
Websitetelangana.gov.in

Localities in Kazipet

The areas in Kazipet

  • Somidi
  • Ammavaripet
  • Madikonda
  • Shayampet
  • Tharalapalli
  • Rampur
  • Kadipikonda
  • Kothapalli

Railway Junction

Kazipet Railway Station
Platforms 1 and 2 and 3 at Kazipet Junction Railway Station

Kazipet railway station is one of the important railway stations of Indian Railways that connects North and South India,[2] and locomotive (largely diesel) maintenance division in Telangana. A wagon manufacturing unit has been proposed by the central government.[3]

Some streets in the town include Bapuji Nagar, Bhavani Nagar, Balaji Nagar, Diesel Colony, Prasanth Nagar, Rahmath Nagar, Siddhartha Nagar, Somidi, Venkatadri Nagar, Vidhyanagar Vishunupuri and Jublee Market. All are well established and good facility availed locations in the town.

Culture

Syed Shah Afzal Biabani (1795 – 1856 A.D / 1210 – 26 Safar, 1272 AH) was a Sufi from Warangal, Hyderabad State (now Kazipet 132 km from Hyderabad, India). He was appointed as Kazi of Warangal during the reign of Nizam Ali Khan (Asaf Jah II). Thus the name Kazipet. His dargah is among the pilgrimage centers of Warangal, Telangana.[4]

The word "Biabani" indicates a type of rural area in Persian and Urdu. He received this nickname because he spent 12 years in Tasawwuf (a form of Sufi meditation) in the caves located in the forest of Battupalli near Kazipet.[5]

References

  1. ^ http://www.indiapost.gov.in/imo_offices.aspx
  2. ^ "Railway Budget: time for public representatives to act". The Hindu. 11 December 2007. Retrieved 1 October 2013.
  3. ^ Production of Railway Parts at Kazipet
  4. ^ Warangal 360°: The Kazipet Dargah
  5. ^ "Hundreds of devotees throng Dargah". hindu.com. 19 March 2007. Retrieved 16 October 2011.

External links

Bhadrakali Temple, Warangal

Bhadrakali Temple is one of the oldest temples for Goddess Bhadrakali, situated on a hilltop between the two cities of Hanamkonda and Warangal.

Dharmasagar

Dharmasagar is a Town and a mandal in Warangal (urban) district in Telangana, India. Dharmasagar is well connected with towns like Kazipet, and Hanamakonda by road. It is 14.4 km far from its District Main Town Warangal and 122 km far from its State Capital Hyderabad.

Dharmasagar village and Mandal is bounded by Hanamkonda Mandal towards East, Hasanparthy Mandal towards East, Elkathurthi Mandal towards North, Warangal Mandal towards East.

Hasanparthi Road railway station

Hasanparthi Road railway station (station code:HSP) is located at Hasanparthy in Warangal, Telangana. It is under the administration of South Central Railway zone on the Balharshah–Peddapalli-Kazipet line. Kazipet Junction is the nearby railway station.

Kakatiya Urban Development Authority

Kakatiya Urban Development Authority is the urban planning agency of Warangal, Telangana, India. It guides orderly and proper future development of the heritage structures, town and its peripheral area.

Kazipet Junction railway station

Kazipet junction railway station (station code:KZJ) is located in Warangal Urban district of Telangana It is an important railway junction connecting north and south India.

Kazipet–Vijayawada section

The Kazipet–Vijayawada section is a railway line connecting Kazipet and Vijayawada. This 201.14 km (125 mi) track is part of the Delhi-Chennai line. The section is under the jurisdiction of South Central Railway.

Kondapalli railway station

Kondapalli railway station (station code:KI) is an Indian railway station of Kondapalle in Andhra Pradesh. It lies on Kazipet–Vijayawada section of New Delhi-Chennai main line. It is administered under Vijayawada railway division of the South Central Railway zone. It is used as a satellite station to reduce congestion of the rail traffic on Vijayawada.

Passenger MEMU & DEMU trains:

Mahbubabad-Vijayawada Passenger

Bhadrachalam-Vijayawada Passenger

Vijayawada-Dornakal Junction Passenger

Vijayawada - Kazipet Passenger

Nagpur–Hyderabad line

The Nagpur–Hyderabad line is a railway line connecting Nagpur and Hyderabad. A major portion of this 581-kilometre long (361 mi) track, from Nagpur to Kazipet, is part of the Delhi-Chennai line. It is also part of the Delhi-Hyderabad line. The line is under the jurisdiction of Central Railway and South-Central Railway.

New Delhi–Chennai main line

The Delhi–Nagpur–Chennai line is a railway line connecting Chennai and Delhi cutting across southern part of the Eastern Coastal Plains of India, the Eastern Ghats, the Deccan Plateau and the Yamuna valley. It covers a distance of 2,182 kilometres (1,356 mi) across Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. The route is used by the Grand Trunk Express and as such is referred to by many as the Grand Trunk Route.

Rayanapadu railway station

Rayanapadu railway station (station code:RYP) is the station situated at Rayanapadu, a suburb of Vijayawada in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is one of the satellite railway stations of the Vijayawada. Rayanapadu falls under Vijayawada railway division of the South Central Railway zone on the Howrah-Chennai main line and Delhi-Chennai line. Most of the trains running on Kazipet–Vijayawada section pass through Rayanapadu railway station.

Secunderabad railway division

Secunderabad Railway Division is one of the six divisions of South Central Railway zone (SCR) of the Indian Railways. It is one of the top five divisions of Indian Railways and its divisional and zonal headquarters are at Secunderabad.

Shah Afzal Biabani

Syed Shah Afzal Biabani (1795 – 1856 A.D / 1210 – 26 Safar, 1272 AH) was a Sufi from Warangal, Hyderabad State (now Kazipet 132 km from Hyderabad, India). He was appointed as Kazi of Warangal during the reign of Nizam Ali Khan (Asaf Jah II). His dargah is among the pilgrimage centers of Warangal, Telangana.The word "Biabani" is a plural of Urdu & Persian word "Biaban" which means soonsan (in Urdu) and uninhabited place in English. He received this nickname because he spent 12 years in Tasawwuf (a form of Sufi meditation) in the caves located in the forest of Battupalli near Kazipet.

South Central Railway zone

The South Central Railway (abbreviated SCR and दमरे) is one of the 17 zones of Indian Railways. The jurisdiction of the zone is spread over the states of Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Telangana, and some portions of Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. It has six divisions under its administration, which include Guntakal, Guntur, Nanded, Secunderabad, Hyderabad, and Vijayawada.

Waddepally Lake

Waddepally Lake is a lake situated in Hanamkonda, Telangana.

The lake serves as a reservoir for drinking needs of the people of Hanamkonda and Kazipet.

Warangal

Warangal (pronunciation ) is a city in the Indian state of Telangana. It is the district headquarters of Warangal Urban District. Warangal is the second largest city in Telangana after Hyderabad, spreading across 471 km2 (182 sq mi) with a population of 819,406. Warangal City Development Plan is proposed to cover an area of 471.746 sq.km with population of about 819,406 (Census 2011)

Along with 11 other cities in the country known for having a rich cultural heritage, it has been chosen for the HRIDAY – Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana scheme by the Government of India. It was also selected as a smart city in the "fast-track competition", which makes it eligible for additional investment to improve urban infrastructure and industrial opportunities under the Smart Cities Mission.Kakatiya Urban Development Authority (KUDA) was constituted by the local government for the planning, development and management of the Kakatiya (Warangal) Urban Development Area under the aegis of the Urban Areas (Development) Act of 1975 vide G.O.Ms.No. 1177 M.A. dated 6-11-1981. KUDA is in the process of preparation of a Master Plan for the horizon year 2041.

The region is spread over three districts – Warangal Rural, Warangal Urban and Jangaon in Telangana covering 19 Mandals and 181 Villages with a combined area of 1,805 square kilometres. Total population as per 2011 census is 819,406 , with around 62% of the population living in urban areas. The Master Plan is being prepared in accordance with the provisions of Telangana Urban Areas (Development) Act, 1975.

The KUDA/ Government of Telangana has appointed LEA Associates South Asia Pvt. Ltd. (LASA), India, A LEA Group Company, Canada, for Preparation of Master Plan for the KUDA Area. The Plan is aimed to be prepared in 9 months duration starting from July 2017.

Warangal served as the capital of the Kakatiya dynasty which was established in 1163. The monuments left by the Kakatiyas include fortresses, lakes, temples and stone gateways which, in the present, helped the city to become a popular tourist attraction. The Kakatiya Kala Thoranam was included in the emblem of Telangana by the state government.

Warangal Monorail

Warangal Monorail is a proposed monorail system to serve the city of Warangal, Telangana, India with a stretch of 17 kilometers , from madikonda, Kazipet, Hanamkonda to warangal..

Warangal Police Commissionerate

Warangal Police Commissionerate is a city police force with primary responsibilities in law enforcement and investigation within the districts of Warangal Urban, Warangal Rural and Jangaon.

Warangal Urban district

Warangal Rural

District is located in the northern region of the Indian state of Telangana. The district headquarters are located at Warangal.

Warangal railway station

Warangal railway station (station code:WL) is located at Warangal Urban District in Telangana. It is under the administration of Secunderabad railway division of South Central Railway zone on the Delhi-Chennai line. Most of the trains running on Vijayawada-Warangal section pass through Warangal railway station. Kazipet junction is the nearby railway station.

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