The Medak district is
Nizamabad district in the North , Hyderabad
district in the South, Warangal and Nalgonda districts in the
Karnataka state boundaries in the west directions
respectively. Medak was the headquarters of this district in
the beginning. But in due course Sangareddy became the
headquarters but the district name continued. It was called
‘Metuku durgam’ in the past. It is because rice is the
abundant crop here. It was in the Kakatiya Empire once upon a
time. Devagiri yadavas, Hoyasalas of Dwara Samudram gained
upper hand over this area and after their fall this went into
the hands of Kakatiyas.
It was under the rule of
Satavahana, VishnuKumdin, Western Chalukya, Rastakuta,
Yadhava, Kakathiya, Qutub Shahi and Nizam kings. History
reveals the contacts with Romans too.
on the given below different dynasties to have detailed
information about the history.
in the District:
Manjeera, Valdhi, Gudleruvagu and Kadaleru.
Attraction: Medak Church, Manjira wildlife Sanctuary,
Kondapur Archeological Museum, Medak fort and Pocharam
Sanctuary, Zarasangam and Alladurg temples.
Handicrafts: Ramayampet brass,Silver and Wooden
Siddipet Bathic Paintings.
How to reach : Sangareddy, the
headquarter of Medak district and is about 28 kms from Medak
and 70 kms from Hyderabad. It is well connected by road.
Nearest airport is Hyderabad airport, which is well connected
with major domestic and international