Hyderabad, former princely state of south-central India that was centred on the city of Hyderabad. The city of Hyderabad was founded by the Qutb Shahi sultan Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah in 1591 CE. Operation Polo was the code name of the Hyderabad "police action" in September 1948, by the then newly independent Union of India against the Hyderabad State. Find Hyderabad city map showing major roads, railways, hotels, hospitals, school, colleges and tourist places. Hyderabad is the capital of the Indian state of Telangana.It is a historic city noted for its many monuments, temples, mosques and bazaars.A multitude of influences has shaped the character of the city in the last 400 years. Hyderabad State had its own Army, Airline, Telecommunication system, railway network, postal system, currency and Radio broadcasting service. It was built around the Charminar, which formed the centerpiece of the city. Hyderabad is the capital city of newly formed state Telangana. Hyderabad News & Coronavirus Cases & Live Updates - Check the latest Hyderabad news, coronavirus headlines & breaking news about Hyderabad, Corona virus, Hyderabad …

Hyderabad State, the largest Indian State and the last remnant of Mughal suzerainty in South or Central India, traced its foundation to Nizam-ul Mulk, the Mughal viceroy in the Deccan.


As and when the state is formed, the jewel in the crown will always be the city of Hyderabad, which may for some time, at least 10 years to start with, be …
In Hyderabad, where no official Referendum was held and where the ruler did not accede, the forced accession to India brought about by Military action, was presumed to have the tacit approval of the predominantly Hindu population. It is Telangana’s largest and most-populous city and is the major urban centre for all of south-central interior India. As and when the state is formed, the jewel in the crown will always be the city of Hyderabad, which may for some time, at least 10 years to start with, be the joint capital for the rest of Andhra. It was founded by Nizam al-Mulk (Āṣaf Jāh), who was intermittently viceroy of the Deccan (peninsular India) under the Mughal emperors from 1713 to 1721 and who resumed the post again under the title Hyderabad is the district of Telangana the newly formed 29th state of India. Hyderabad, city, Telangana state, south-central India. From about 1724 the first nizam, as the rulers of Hyderabad came to be called, took advantage of Mughal decline in the North to assert an all but ceremonial independence of the emperor. From 1956 to 2014 Hyderabad was the capital of Andhra Pradesh state, but, with the creation of Telangana from Andhra Pradesh in 2014, it was redesignated as the capital of both states.