Hope this may help you all in the TSPSC Examinations.The information is useful for solving questions under General Awareness Section.
1.Telangana Introduction :
i.Telangana is the 29th State of India.
ii.It is formed on 2nd June 2014.
2.Telangana recent History:
i.The Telangana region was part of the Hyderabad state from
Sept 17th 1948 to Nov 1st 1956, until it was merged with Andhra state to form the Andhra Pradesh state.
ii.After a long struggle which took several decades, Telangana was created by passing AP State Reorganization Bill in both houses of Parliament.
i.Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh in the North
ii.Karnataka in the West
iii.Andhra Pradesh in the South and East directions
4.Major Cities of Telangana State:
5.Capital City - Hyderabad
6.Towns (as per Census, 2011) - 158
7.Population - 351.94 Lakhs
8.Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males) - 988 Ratio
9.Density of Population - 307 per Sq. Km
10.Decadal Growth Rate (2001-2011) - 13.58 Rate
11.Rural Population Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males) - 999 Ratio
12.Rural Population - 215.85 Lakhs
13.Urban Population - 136.09 Lakhs
14.Urban Population Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males) - 970 Ratio
15.Rural to Total Population - 61.33 %
16.Urban to Total Population - 38.64 %
17.Child Population (0-6 years) - 39.20 Lakhs
18.Child to Total Population - 11.14 %
19.Child Sex Ratio (Female per 1000 Males) - 933 Ratio
20.Literacy Rate - 66.46 %
21.Revenue Divisions - 42
22.Area - 114,840 Sq. Kms.
23.Gram Panchayaths - 8778
24.Inhabited Villages - 10,128
25.Un-inhabited Villages - 633