Telangana State will now officially add 21 more districts to already existing 10, taking the total number of districts in the State to 31. All the new districts will start functioning from Dussera 2016.
Bhadradri (Kottagudem) district will be the largest in area, Hyderabad district will have the most number of people and the district with the least number of people is Rajanna (Sircilla).
A total of 2019 Government posts will be created that will include 21 Collectors, 21 Joint Collectors, 21 SP’s and 21 DRO’s.
Police Commissionerate’s will be set up in Nizamabad, Karimnagar, Siddipet and Ramagundam.
The below are the new districts (17) along with the existing (10) bringing the total to 27 districts.
- Rajanna (Sircilla)
- Komaram Bheem
- Jogulamba (Gadwal)
- Acharya Jayashankar
- Warangal Rural
- Nagar Kurnool
- Bhadradri (Kottagudem)
- Warangal Urban
- Medchal (Malkajgiri)
Below is an image from namasthetelangaana.com showing the district name, area in sq.km and population.