Hyderabad is the capital city of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. With more than 6 million people (60 lakh), it is India's 6th largest metropolis and 36th largest metropolitan area in the world.
Hyderabad is known for its rich history, culture and architecture representing its unique characteristic of a meeting point for north and south India, both geographically and culturally. It is one of the most developed cities in the country and is the emerging IT and biotech hub of India.
This section provides more information about the location, history, economy, demographics geography and climate, culture, transportation, and civic administration of Hyderabad.