Located at a distance of 90 kms from Bengaluru, capital of Karnataka 

Spread across  7 talukas – Krishnarajpet, Maddur, Malavalli, Mandya, Nagamangala, Srirangapatna and Pandavapura

Sugar Mills, Jaggery making units, Rice Mills, Solvent extraction are the prominent industries of this district 

Sri. Krishnaraja Wodeyar, Dr. Sri. M.Vishweshwaraiah, Sri. Mirza Mohamed Ismail, Sri. Lenli. C. Kolmen, K.V.Shankaregowda are prominent personalities directly responsible for the development of the State.

Has the 1st hydro electric power project in India
Ranks 3rd in Karnataka for its Sericulture produce
Has the oldest sugar factory in Karnataka, with a crushing capacity of 5,000 tons of cane per day

Mandya on map of Karnataka

24,515 Crores

Total district GDP (INR)


Contribution to state GDDP


District per capita income (INR)


Area: 4,982 sq km

Rivers: Kaveri, Hemavathi, Shimsha, Lokapavani, Veeravaishnavi

Population: 18.09 lakhs

Population density: 365 persons per sq km


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Technical Education


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Agri and allied industries

Emerging hub for agro and food processing industries Annual production of sugar is 26 lakh MT and jiggery is 10 lakh MT 35 rice mills, 4 sugar factories, and a cluster of jiggery making units Sugar mills, rice mills, oil mills, milk and dairy based units, edible oil extraction are upcoming small scale industries


Ranks 3rd in Karnataka for sericulture produce 24,000 ha under mulberry cultivation 22 technical centres for the development of sericulture Supports more than 40,000 sericulturists Scope for expanding area under bivoltine, modern and automatic reeling units

Textiles and Handloom

Handloom cluster in Melkote taluka Strong ecosystem for textile with presence of large organisations such as Welspun, Gokaldas, Shahi Exports, etc.

Industrial Profile

Five industrial estates

Four  industrial areas

Presence of large organisations such as Welspun, Gokaldas, Shahi Exports, etc.

Clusters of metalware in Nagamangala taluka

Twenty Two  technical centres for the development of sericulture

Sunrise Sectors


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