GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH
Municipal Administration and Urban Development – Approval of six Heritage Precincts
– Notification – issued.
MUNICIPAL ADMINISTRATION AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (I1) DEPARTMENT
G.O.Ms.No. 4, M.A., Dated the 2nd January, 2003
Read the following:-
1. G.O.Ms.No. 102, M.A., dated: 23-03-1998.
2. G.O.Ms.No. 407,M.A., dated: 06-09-2002.
3. From the Vice Chairman, Hyderabad Urban Development Authority, Letter
No.8316/HCC/Policy/Plg/HUDA/96, dated: 25-09-2001 and 21-09-2002.
1. In the G.O. first read above, Government have issued orders notifying the list of
137 Heritage Buildings and 9 Heritage Precincts.
2. In the G.O second read above, Government have issued orders notifying the
administrative building of the former Central Prison, Musheerabad, Secundrabad as
Heritage Building in addition to the Heritage Buildings notified in the G.O. first read
3. In the reference third read above, Vice Chairman, Hyderabad Urban Development
Authority, Hyderabad has stated that in accordance with the suggestions made by various
expert groups and also in keeping with national policies and the State Government‟s
special thrust on tourism development in areas around the Golconda Fort, the Chairman
and various other locations of scenic and environmental significance, it is proposed to
notify six Heritage Precincts in addition to 9 Heritage Precincts notified in the G.O. first
read above. Further stated that under the provisions of regulation 13 of Hyderabad Urban
Development Authority Zoning Regulations, 1981 as amended and as per the suggestion
of the Heritage Conservation Committee a notification containing the above 6 additional
Heritage Precincts was published by Hyderabad Urban Development Authority in four
local daily news papers in 4 different languages on 01-05-2000 for inviting objections
and suggestions from the public and the last date of receipt of responses as per the 60
days time limit was 29-06-2000.
4. Further stated that the matter was discussed by Heritage Conservation Committee
and the Committee issued a set of development guidelines which were communicated by
them to concerned local bodies clarifying that in respect of the six Heritage Precincts
only major development activities beyond specified size and height need to be referred to
HUDA and Heritage Conservation Committee.
5. The Vice Chairman, Hyderabad Urban Development Authority has further stated
that 106 objections and suggestions were received in this matter and after perusing the
objections and suggestions the Heritage Conservation Committee resolved that none of
the objections and suggestions call for any change in the notification of the above six
6. The Vice Chairman, Hyderabad Urban Development Authority has requested to
approve the six additional Heritage Precincts.
7. Government after careful examination of the matter have decided to notify the
additional Heritage Precincts proposed by the Hyderabad Urban Development Authority
in addition to 9 Heritage Precincts notified in G.O. first read above appended to this
Notification and as recommended by Heritage Conservation Committee.
8. The appended notification will be published in the extraordinary issue of the
Andhra Pradesh Gazette.
(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF ANDHRA PRADESH)
Principal Secretary to Government
The Commissioner of Printing, Hyderabad.
The Vice Chairman, Hyderabad Urban Development Authority, Hyderabad.
All the members of Heritage Conservation Committee.
The Commissioner, Information and Public Relations Department.
The Private Secretary to Principal Secretary to Chief Minister.
The Private Secretary to Minister for Municipal Administration.
The Private Secretary to Chief Secretary.
The Law (E) Department.
The Private Secretary to Principal Secretary. MA & UD Department.
The M.A. & U.D (OP) Department.
// Forwarded By Order //
Under Regulation No.13 (1) of the Hyderabad Urban Development Authority
Zoning Regulations,1981 made under sub-section (1) 59 of the Andhra Pradesh Urban
Areas (Development) Act, 1975 (Act, 1 of 1975), the Government of Andhra Pradesh
hereby publish the following list of Heritage Precincts ( in addition to the 9 Heritage
Precincts notified vide G.O.Ms.No 102 M.A., dated 23-03-1998). The Schedule of
Boundaries and justification for the Notification of the following Heritage Precincts is
annexed to this notification.
(a) Heritage Precinct No.10 - Chairman Area.
(b) Heritage Precinct No.11 - Golconda Fort Area.
(c ) Heritage Precinct No.12 - Falaknuma Palace & Surrounding Area.
(d) Heritage Precinct No.13 - Kasu Brahmananda Reddy park and Valley
upto Hotel Banjara Residency.
(e) Heritage Precinct No.14 - Park on Road No.1 Banjara Hills and
(f) Heritage Precinct No.15 - Additional areas around Durgam Cheruvu
(Annexure to G.O.Ms.No 4, M.A., dated 02-01-2003)
Schedule of Boundaries and justification to the Heritage Precincts
(A) Heritage Precincts No.10 – Chairman Area.
(Justification: Historic core consisting of parts of the former walled city and
including many historic localities, street facades, structures and buildings)
North: The boundary of Heritage Precincts No.10 starts from the North Western
corner of City College and proceeds eastwards along the southern bank of Musi
River upto North-Eastern corner of Azakhana Zohra.
East: Starting from the Northern – Eastern corner of Azakhana Zohra and passing
towards the Southern direction along the eastern boundary of Town Survey ward
Nos.213,216 and 217, reaches th4e South- Eastern corner of Mirjumla Tank.
South: Starting from the South- Eastern corner of Mirjumla Tank and passing
towards Western direction along the Southern boundary to Town Survey ward
No.217 upto the intersection of Block No. of T.S ward No.217 and Block-F of
T.S ward No.218, it takes a turn towards south and passing along the Eastern
block boundary of F.E and D of T.S ward No.218 reaches the existing road
coming from Aliyabad Chowrasta and taking turn towards the Western direction
and passing along the Sorthern ward boundruy of T.S. ward No.218 and 226, it
crosses the Charminar – Barkas road at aliyabad Chowrasta. Therafter the
boundary starts from the South- Western corner of Block No.1 to T.S ward
No.226 towards Northern, reaches South – Eastern corner of ward boundary of