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Why the name Dongala?

The Name
The  Name, Dongala Dharmaram came to this village because of the big forest just adjacent to the  Dharmaram village, during the olden days there was a big troops of robbers used to get shelter in the forest of Dharmaram, they used to sleep in the day time and in the nights they used to attack the nearby surrounding villages. These robbery mobs quickly got popular and used to call them as 'dongalu in dharmaramadavi' and the village got the name as Dongala Dharmaram, though there was actually no thief or robbers from this village. 

Here is the special story on the village name on TV5 broadcasted in April 2017    

 This village has very good history. You can explore more on how the nameDongala Dharmaram came to this village, know more about the times when the village Dharmaram was under the rule of Ibrahimpur Sanstanam, find notes on Dharmaram's historical Ghadi. Also explore about this village during the year 1309, when Allauddin's general, Malik Kafur came with large force and taken this district from Raja of Warangal. Go back to the times of Rajakara's during early 1950's. Know the village's oldest temple, The Shiva Temple, know about Sri Jangam Prabhu Rajam, know details about the The Sand Road during 1964-65, about metal Road during the early 1970's, get to know about the Renovation of  Raghupathi Gutta
In the early 1980's, establishment of Bank in the year 1981.

Dharmaram, also called as Dongala Dharmaram (డి. ధర్మారం , దొంగల ధర్మారం) is situated (view in map) about 10 KMs from the mandal headquarter RamayampetMedak district in Telangana state of India. D.Dharmaram is about 80KMs from the state capital, Hyderabad. The village PIN Code is 502102.
During the early 1970's,  there was a severe drought in the region of telangana.  During that time there was presidential rule was imposed in Andhra Pradesh. At that time the Governor has sanctioned Metal Road from Ramayampet to Doultabad with the distance of around 20KMs.

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