Begumpet is one of the localities that lies in the adjoining
area of Hyderabad. The small city or twin city of Hyderabad called
Secunderabad is more or less as extension of Hyderabad city and
falls in the north. The Bowanpalli Road in Secunderabad provides
access to the region from Hyderabad.
Begumpet is a small locality that can be seen as a region marking
the boundary between Hyderabad city and that of Secunderabad. The
expansion of commercial activities further north of Hyderabad city
has made Begumpet a popular area. The single most important feature
of the place is the provision of airport. With the national and
international airport terminals located in the region the place
serves as the gateway in to the state of Andhra Prasdesh as well the
south of India. The airport serves the twin cities that is
Secunderabad and Hyderabad as well other districts of the state.
Begumpet in its outlook is quite like an urban centre with lot of
things happening round the clock. The region is marked by government
establishments and numerous private enterprises. There are enough
schools, medical centres, local shopping markets, etc. There are
some sites that bear certain historical importance and as such
constitute viisiting places for the tourists. Sir Ronald Ross
Institute, built in 1895, is a great example. The institute is one
famous study centre around that served as a millitary hospital in
the past. The institute has earned a reputation in the academic
circle, in the state and beyond. There are scores of travel agencies
and software companies located here.
Area under Begumpet :
- Begumpet is hooked up with the rest of the city by roads.
Begumpet Road that runs through the region is linked to many
more and thus helps in the access to and from other regions of
the city. Begumpet lies in the Secunderabad and can easily be
reached from there. The road distance from Begumpet to Hyderabad
Central is about 7 kms.
- The Begumpet Railway Station lies in the vicinity and close
to the Begumpet Road.
- The national and domestic airport terminals serving the twin
cities, Hyderabad and Secunderabad, is located within the
precincts of the township. The place as such forms the gateway
to the township, the city, state as well South India.
- Anandnagar Colony