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About Smart City

Tumakuru Smart City Limited (hereinafter referred as “TSCL”) a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) has been incorporated under Company’s Act 2013 on 06/02/2017. It is one of the 07 Smart cities in Karnataka taken up under Smart City Mission. The Projects under the Smart City Proposal envisages to provide the Tumakuru citizens, a Safety enabled, Smart Transit, Better Transportation and Green Infrastructure.

Know your City: : Kalpataru Naadu, Gnana Beedu (ಕಲ್ಪತರು ನಾಡು, ಜ್ಞಾನ ಬೀಡು): Tumakuru (Tumkur officially renamed as Tumakuru) is located at 13.34°N 77.1°E. It has an average elevation of 822 meters (2696 feet). The city has a station on the South Western railway, 43 m northwest from Bangalore, 130 km southeast from Chitradurga city and 130 km from Kolar City.
  • Total: 48.60 km2 (18.76 sq. mi)
  • Elevation: 822 m (2,697 ft)
Population (2011)
  • Total: 305,821
  • Density: 6,300/km2 (16,000/sq. mi)
* Demonym(s): Tumkurian
* Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
* Pin code (s): 572101
* Telephone code: +91-(0)816
* Vehicle registration: KA-06
* Official language: Kannada, ಕನ್ನಡ


Notable People

People from Tumkur City/District (as in the Notable People) .



1. Hemashree [wiki]
2. Jaggesh [wiki]
3. Sharath Lohitashwa [wiki]
4. K. Manju [wiki]
5. Manjula (Kannada actress) [wiki]
6. Narasimharaju (Kannada actor) [wiki]
7. Ashika Ranganath [wiki]
8. Siddhanth [wiki]


Science and Arts

1. Amarashilpi Jakanachari, sculptor [wiki]
2. Renuka Kesaramadu, painter and sculptor [wiki]
3. T. Sunandamma, writer and humorist [wiki]
4. Chi. Udayashankar, lyricist [wiki]
5. Gubbi Veeranna, theater director [wiki]
6. Raja Ramanna, Indian Physicist [wiki]
7. Gundu Hirisave Rama Rao, Scientist [wiki]
8. S. G. Siddaramayya, Poet [wiki]
9. T V N Murthy - JCI National President 2005
10. K.S.Nanjundiah, Senior Educationist
11. Dr. T S Vivekananda, Environmentalist/Writer



1. Ashokanand
2. Shyamsunder

Annual Report

Annual Return

Opine-A message


Board Of Directors

Shri Rakesh Singh IAS

Director and Chiarman

Smt Deepa Murthy Cholan

Managing Director, Karnataka Urban Infrastructure Development and Finance Corporation

Shri. K P Mohan Raj IAS

Managing Director- Karnataka Urban Water Supply Drainage Board

Smt. M S Archana IAS

Director of Municipal Administration

Shri. P Rajendra Cholan I.A.S.

Managing Director- Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited