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         Devasthanam                 Pilgrim Centres  Basara   
 
         Devasthanam                 Pilgrim Centres  Basara   
 
  10 Utnur Temple                 Pilgrim Centres  Utnur
 
  10 Utnur Temple                 Pilgrim Centres  Utnur
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== Nirmal Telephone Directory - Nirmal STD code: 08734 ==
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== Public Utility Services ==
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Police                               100
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Fire                               101
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Hospital                       42111
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Telecom Enquiry               197
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Complaint                       198
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Trunk Booking                       180
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RTC                               42539
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Fusecall                       242525
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== Nirmal Division Police ==
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D.S.P-Nirmal                       242518
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C.I. - Nirmal                       242599
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Nirmal (T)                       242433
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Nirmal (R)                       242213
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Sarangapur                       223133
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Narsapur (G)                       228433
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Soan                               220533
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C.I. Mudhole                       244213
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S.I. Mudhole                       244213
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Tanoor                               236063
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Lokeshwaram                       221833
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Bhainsa Town                       231133
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Bhainsa Rural                       231033
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Kubeer                               233133
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Khanapur C.I.                       273333
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Kanapur S.I.                       275533
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Laxmanchanda                       225533
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Mamada                               227033
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Kadam                               242233
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Pembi                               276033
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== PRESS ==
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Eenadu                               243424
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Vaartha                       243553
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Andhra Bhoomi (DC)               245845
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Andhrajyothi                       248799
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Andhraprabha                       247766
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== MRO, MDO Offices ==
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RDO-Nirmal                       242502, 242581
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Mandal                               M.R.O M.P.D.O
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Nirmal                               242542 242575
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Dilwarpur                       222802 222871
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Sarangapur                       223122 223123
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Mamada                               227017 227015
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Laxmanchanda                       225563 225556
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Kuntala                       248221 248229
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Lokeshwaram                       221802 221806
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Khanapur                       273502 273538
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Kadam                               242205 272283
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Mudhole                       244201 244203
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Bhainsa                       231091 231213
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Tanoor                               236037 236030
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Kubeer                               233125 233136
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==

Revision as of 21:07, 18 June 2009

Adilabad is in Andhra Pradesh, a state in the South of India, approximately 300 km from Hyderabad lies this beautiful city. It's well connected to the country as it lies on the nations biggest highway NH No-7. Its a nature lovers's paradise.

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Adilabad is a town City north west of Hyderabad. It was once part of Maharashtra but borders have changed since 1945 to make it a town of Andra Pradesh.

Among the districts of Andhra Pradesh, Adilabad ranks first in earning revenue from minerals. It is well endowd with rich reserves of coal , iron ore, lime stone and clays.

This is one of the few district head quarters in the state which is connected with National higway, Broad Gauge train route. Good train connectivity is available to mancheral and Kagaz nagar from state capitol Hyderabad. Visit http://www.indianrail.gov.in for train schedules and reservations.

Though a small airport is available, it is not in regular use.


This district is full of natural beauty. It is famous for green forests, rivers, waterfalls, wild animals, etc. There are beutiful waterfalls in this district namely Kuntala, Pochera and Sadarmaat. There are lot of wild animal sanctuaries in this district.

Due to the heavy amount of transactions involved in cotton business, this city is also called of "City of Cotton".

Other major cities in this district: Mancheral, Kagaz Nagar, Bellampalli, Asifabad, Utnoor, Nirmal, Bhainsa and Basar.

This District has been the place of stay for some of the tribe sects like Gond, Lambada, etc whose mother tongue do not have script. There is a Fort in the town of Utnoor which is 55 km from Adilabad which was built by Gond kings who ruled this area. Currently Utnoor is the operational headquarter for the organization ITDA (ITDA-> Integrated Tribal Development Authority) set up by government of AP for the benifit of tribals.

NIRMAL:- < Nirmal which is 74 km down south of Adilabad on the NH7 is well known for its wooden toys and paintings. There is a fort in this town too. Nirmal is one of the political capital city for Adilabad district.

Nirmal , the little town that occupies a proud place on the handicrafts map of India lies in the district of forests, Adilabad. 210 km from Hyderabad , the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, Nirmal is embedded amidst the Sahaydri mountain range offering a pleasant ambience surrounded by hills and forests thus creating a vulnerable climate throughout the year.

Folklores say that Nirmal was renamed after a village headman and a chieftain Neema Naik who manufactured weapons of war. He also encouraged craftsmanship of his workers thereby helping the growth and promotion of art of the wood engraving.

Nirmal, always enjoyed the patronage of the ruling nobility.The Nizams of Hyderabad were very much inclined towards the ecstatic wooden engravings and craftsmanship.>

Adilabad is separated from its neighbouring districts by river Godavari. There is a Goddess Saraswati temple on the banks of river Godavari in the temple town of Basar. This is the only Saraswati temple in the entire South India.

Mancherial the other town in this district, is well developed commercially and industrially, due to the Delhi - South India train connectivity.

See

The beautiful ghat roads and cotton fields near Kerameri


Major Places

Adilabad, Nirmal, Bellampalli, Mandamarri, Sirpur, Mancheryal, Lakshettipeta.


Tourist Places

Pranahita, kawal and Sivaram Wildlife Sanctuary, Kadam Dam, Pochera and Kuntala waterfalls.


Pilgrimage Centers

Basar, Utnoor and Keshlapur Temples.


Handicrafts

Nirmal Paintings and Toys and Bell Metal Craft


S.No Tourist Spot Theme Place

1 	 Dokra metal Crafts 	        Handicrafts   	        Adilabad  
2 	 Jainath Temple 	        Pilgrim Centres   	Adilabad  
3 	 Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary 	Wild Life   	        Jannaram  
4 	 Kuntala Waterfalls 	        Water Falls   	        Kuntala  
5 	 Nagoba temple, Keslapur 	Pilgrim Centres   	Keslapur  
6 	 Nirmal Arts - 
        Paintings & Toys 	        Handicrafts   	        Nirmal  
7 	 Pochera Waterfalls 	        Water Falls   	        Pochera  
8 	 Pranahita Wildlife Sanctuary 	Wild Life   	        Mancherial  
9 	 Sri Gyana Saraswathi 
        Devasthanam 	                Pilgrim Centres   	Basara  
10 	 Utnur Temple 	                Pilgrim Centres   	Utnur



Nirmal Telephone Directory - Nirmal STD code: 08734

Public Utility Services

Police 100 Fire 101 Hospital 42111 Telecom Enquiry 197 Complaint 198 Trunk Booking 180 RTC 42539 Fusecall 242525


Nirmal Division Police

D.S.P-Nirmal 242518 C.I. - Nirmal 242599 Nirmal (T) 242433 Nirmal (R) 242213 Sarangapur 223133 Narsapur (G) 228433 Soan 220533 C.I. Mudhole 244213 S.I. Mudhole 244213 Tanoor 236063 Lokeshwaram 221833 Bhainsa Town 231133 Bhainsa Rural 231033 Kubeer 233133 Khanapur C.I. 273333 Kanapur S.I. 275533 Laxmanchanda 225533 Mamada 227033 Kadam 242233 Pembi 276033


PRESS

Eenadu 243424 Vaartha 243553 Andhra Bhoomi (DC) 245845 Andhrajyothi 248799 Andhraprabha 247766


MRO, MDO Offices

RDO-Nirmal 242502, 242581 Mandal M.R.O M.P.D.O Nirmal 242542 242575 Dilwarpur 222802 222871 Sarangapur 223122 223123 Mamada 227017 227015 Laxmanchanda 225563 225556 Kuntala 248221 248229 Lokeshwaram 221802 221806 Khanapur 273502 273538 Kadam 242205 272283 Mudhole 244201 244203 Bhainsa 231091 231213 Tanoor 236037 236030 Kubeer 233125 233136

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Fine quality long staple cotton from the tribal farmers near Kerameri.

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