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Telangana: State in southern India
Telangana is a state in India situated on the south-central stretch of the Indian peninsula on the high Deccan Plateau. It is the eleventh-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 state with Hyderabad as its capital. Its other major cities include Warangal, Nizamabad, Khammam, Karimnagar and Ramagundam. 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 covering an area of 27,292 km2 (10,538 sq mi). As of 2019, the state of Telangana is divided into 33 districts.

Telangana: 10 hospitals' licences to treat COVID-19 patients cancelled| Oneindia News [Video]

Telangana: 10 hospitals' licences to treat COVID-19 patients cancelled| Oneindia News

Complaints over excessive billing, mismanagement has led to cancellation of 10 Telangana hospitals' licences to treat COVID-19 patients. The Office of Director of Public Health and Family Welfare of..

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Eid 2021: People flout social distancing norms in markets near Hyderabad's Charminar | Oneindia News [Video]

Eid 2021: People flout social distancing norms in markets near Hyderabad's Charminar | Oneindia News

People throng markets near Hyderabad's Charminar area ahead of Eid tomorrow, flouting the social distancing norms. A 10-day lockdown is in place in Telangana to contain the spread of COVID19..

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Hyderabad's Calvary Temple turns into 300-bed COVID care centre [Video]

Hyderabad's Calvary Temple turns into 300-bed COVID care centre

With upsurge in country's COVID-19 cases, many organisations have come forward to offer their best during these tough times. Telangana's Calvary Temple has been converted into a COVID care centre. The..

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Huge crowd seen at Hyderabad's Charminar area, social distancing norms flouted [Video]

Huge crowd seen at Hyderabad's Charminar area, social distancing norms flouted

Despite rising COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh a massive crowd was seen at Charminar area in Hyderabad on May 07. The people in the market were seen flouting social distancing norms and many were also..

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Charminar Mecca Masjid gets crowded on 'Alvida Juma' in Hyderabad [Video]

Charminar Mecca Masjid gets crowded on 'Alvida Juma' in Hyderabad

Massive crowd was witnessed as people offered namaz on 'Alvida Juma' in Hyderabad's Charminar on May 07. Devotees defied COVID-19 appropriate behaviour. People could be seen not wearing facemask..

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No COVID norms as hundreds rush to Hyderabad market amid 2nd wave [Video]

No COVID norms as hundreds rush to Hyderabad market amid 2nd wave

Despite COVID protocols imposed in Telangana, the market near Charminar in capital Hyderabad saw a huge footfall of customers on May 06. Social distancing norms were disappeared and many were seen..

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Odisha's JSPL plant supplies 100 tonnes of medical oxygen daily to other states [Video]

Odisha's JSPL plant supplies 100 tonnes of medical oxygen daily to other states

Amid the oxygen crisis in the country during the horrific second wave of pandemic, leading Steelmaker Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL), has been supplying Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) from its 6 MTPA..

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COVID: Odisha dispatched 2112 MT medical oxygen to 8 different states [Video]

COVID: Odisha dispatched 2112 MT medical oxygen to 8 different states

Odisha has dispatched 2112 medical oxygen to 8 different states, informed Odisha ADG (Law and Order) YK Jethwa. "Odisha has dispatched medical oxygen to 8 states. 479 MT of oxygen to Telangana, 811 to..

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Hyderabad paces COVID testing amid rising cases [Video]

Hyderabad paces COVID testing amid rising cases

In order to increase the COVID testing in Hyderabad, several camps for sample collection were set up across the city. At one of the camps, people stood in long queues, without ensuring social..

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Odisha supplies nearly 1,700 metric ton oxygen to other states [Video]

Odisha supplies nearly 1,700 metric ton oxygen to other states

Amid the shortage of medical Oxygen in several parts of country, Odisha has offered a helping hand by transporting over 1,676 metric ton Oxygen to states including Uttar Pradesh, Telangana and Haryana...

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