- Telangana is the newest state (29th) of India. The meaning of Telangana is "Land of Telugus".
- Before the independence of India, it was part of the princely state of Hyderabad. In 1956, It was merged with Andhra Pradesh.
- Several movements were organised to create a separate state. The movements of 1969, 1972, and 2009 were havoc. At last on 2nd June of 2014, Telangana state was created.
|Date of Formation||2nd June, 2014|
|Population||35,286,757 (Rank 12th )|
|Area||114,840 Square Kilometers (Rank 12th)|
|Neighbor States||Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Seemandhra, Karnataka|
|Districts||10 (Hyderabad, Medak, Adilabad, Nalgonda, Khammam, Nizamabad, Karimnagar, Rangareddy, Mahbubnagar, Warangal)|
|Symbols||Emblem: Kakatiya Toranam,Chariminar |
Song: Jai Telangana
Bird: Indian Roller
|Major cities||Hyderabad, Warangal, Nizamabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Ramagundam, Mancherial, Nalgonda|
|Major Rivers||Musi, Krishna, Manjira and Godavari|
|Tourist Places||Charminar, Mecca Masjid, Papi Hills, Kuntala Waterfall, Sri Raja Rajeshwara Swami Temple, Thousand Pillar Temple, Bhadrachalam Temple, Chowmahalla Palace|