Mancherial is a 1st grade Municipality with a population of 87,153 as per 2011 Census in Mancherial District in Telangana. It is situated on the Northern Boundary of River Godavari, which is also acting as a Southern Boundary of Mancherial Municipality as well as dividing line between the district of Adilabad and Karimnagar. It lies at 180-57’ of North latitude and 720-27’ of Eastern longitude. It also located on Delhi –Chennai Broad-gauge railway lines at a distance of 255 Kms. North of Hyderabad. It extends over an area of 35.92 Sq.Kms.. It was constituted as IIIrd Grade Municipality in the year 1952 and subsequently upgraded as 1st grade Municipality vide G.O.Ms.No.378, dated 17-09-2004.