Thorrur, Ranga Reddy district

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Thorrur (India)
Coordinates: 17°10′20″N78°21′54″E / 17.1722°N 78.3650°E / 17.1722; 78.3650 Coordinates: 17°10′20″N78°21′54″E / 17.1722°N 78.3650°E / 17.1722; 78.3650
Country India
State Telangana
District RangaReddy
Talukas Hayathnagar
  Official Telugu
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code040 -HYD code only

Thorrur is a gram panchayat and village in Hayanth Nagar mandal in Ranga Reddy district in the state of Telangana in India. It is one of the rapidly growing villages in Ranga Reddy District. [1]

A gram panchayat is the only grassroots-level of panchayati raj formalised local self-governance system in India at the village or small-town level, and has a sarpanch as its elected head.

Ranga Reddy district District of Telangana in India

Ranga Reddy district also called Cyberabad District formerly known as Hyderabad Rural, is one of the 33 districts in the Indian state of Telangana. The District headquarters is located at Shamshabad.. The district was named after the former deputy chief minister of the joint state of Andhra Pradesh, Konda Venkata Ranga Reddy..The district shares boundaries with Nalgonda, Yadadri, Hyderabad, Medchal, Nagarkurnool, Mahabubnagar, Sangareddy and Vikarabad districts.

Telangana State in southern India

Telangana is a state in India situated on the centre-south stretch of the Indian peninsula on the high Deccan Plateau. It is the twelfth largest state and the twelfth-most populated state in India with a geographical area of 112,077 km2 (43,273 sq mi) and 35,193,978 residents as per 2011 census. On 2 June 2014, the area was separated from the northwestern part of Andhra Pradesh as the newly formed 29th state with Hyderabad as its historic permanent capital. Its other major cities include Warangal, Nizamabad, Khammam and Karimnagar. Telangana is bordered by the states of Maharashtra to the north, Chhattisgarh to the east, Karnataka to the west, and Andhra Pradesh to the east and south. The terrain of Telangana region consists mostly of hills, mountain ranges, and thick dense forests distribution of 27,292 sq. km. As of 2019, the state of Telangana is divided into 33 districts.


Local governing body and politics

Thorrur is in a major gram panchayath in Hayath Nagar Mandal in Ranga Reddy District. The village of Thorrur currently falls under Ibrahimpatnam assembly constituency and in Bhongir parliamentary constituency. Till 2008, Thorrur had been in Malakpet assembly constituency. The village has seen phenomenal developments in the recent past in the mandal. Thorrur is known for its interesting political activity and is the center of attraction of politics and political leaders in the mandal as well as the district. The current MLA Malreddy Rangareddy hails from the village. Many other leaders belonging to the local governing bodies have also contributed to the development of the village in their own ways.

Demographics and languages

Thorrur is geographically located at 17°17'22"N 78°36'50"E. Thorrur has a population of around 7,000 people. People of all castes and sects reside here, the primary occupation being agriculture. The recent upswing in the real estate development had a positive impact on the living conditions of the people. The primary languages spoken by people are Telugu basically with a Telangana dialect, Hindi, Urdu and English. The famous Sanghi Temple is 10 km from Thorrur. Also the renowned Ramoji film city is also 12 km from Thorrur. There is a bypass road which goes through Thorrur to each of these places.

Urdu National language and lingua franca of Pakistan; one of the official languages of India; standardized register of Hindustani

Urdu —or, more precisely, Modern Standard Urdu—is a Persianised standard register of the Hindustani language. It is the official national language and lingua franca of Pakistan. In India, it is one of the 22 official languages recognized in the Constitution of India, having official status in the six states of Jammu and Kashmir, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal, as well as the national capital territory of Delhi. It is a registered regional language of Nepal.


Thorrur is well known for a 200-year-old Renuka Ellamma temple and is a popular temple shrine for devotees and visitors in the village. The bonalu festival is a major annual festival which is celebrated at the Renuka Ellamma and Pochmma temples. Devotees from many places in the mandal and district throng during the Bonalu festive season and perform pujas to Goddesses Renuka Ellamma and Pochamma. The famous bonalu jatara is feast to watch. Other prominent Temples in Thorrur include Mallana Temple (Mallikarujuna swami), Ranganayakula Temple, Renuka Pochhamma Temple, Hanuman Temple, and Berrapa Temple.

Rajiv Gruhakalpa Colony

The A.P. housing board and state government has provided a great housing colony with basic facilities to the poor people who lived in Hyderabad from many years and don't have own house so far. The Colony is named as Rajiv Gruhakalpa colony. Around 35 building blocks were constructed and each block consists 32 flats (16-16 of either side) and they have been allotted to the registered and deserved families at the sustainable prices. People who are living in this colony belong to the various areas in Hyderabad and they have fulfilled their desire of their own house from this scheme.

Hyderabad Metropolis in Telangana, India

Hyderabad is the capital of the Indian state of Telangana and de jure capital of Andhra Pradesh. Occupying 650 square kilometres (250 sq mi) along the banks of the Musi River, Hyderabad City has a population of about 6.9 million and about 9.7 million in Hyderabad Metropolitan Region, making it the fourth most populous city and sixth most populous urban agglomeration in India. At an average altitude of 542 metres (1,778 ft), much of Hyderabad is situated on hilly terrain around artificial lakes, including Hussain Sagar—predating the city's founding—north of the city centre.

Surya Nagar Colony

Suryanagar colony situated in thorror village around 40 independent residential constructed houses. The people who are living in this colony belong to the various areas in Andhra pradesh and Telangana.


Transportation is available to Thorrur from various places in Hyderabad and Secunderabad. TSRTC runs busses from Hayath Nagar, Kothi, Dilsukhnagar, Secunderabad and Jublee Bus station to Thorrur. The roads have been well laid and the infrastructure well developed for transportation. The TSRTC bus route numbers are as follows:

Secunderabad Twin City of Hyderabad in Telangana, India

Secunderabad is the twin city of Hyderabad located in the Indian state of Telangana. Named after Sikandar Jah, the third Nizam of the Asaf Jahi dynasty, Secunderabad was established in 1806 as a British cantonment. Although both the cities are together referred to as the twin cities, Hyderabad and Secunderabad have different histories and cultures, with Secunderabad having developed directly under British rule until 1948, and Hyderabad as the capital of the Nizams' princely state of Hyderabad.

1. 202B [Brahmana Palli to Women's College] 2. 202T [Thorrur to Women's College] 3. 293s [Sanghi Nagar to Women's College via Thorrur, RGK, Injapur, Sagar Ring Road, Karmanghat, Saidabad, Malakpet] 4. 290T/S [Thorur to Secunderabad(Chilakalaguda X Roads via Hayathnagar Depot, Sushma, Panama, L.B. Nagar, Uppal, Tarnaka]

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