A census town in Raichur district of Karnataka, Shaktinagar is located on the Raichur - Hyderabad rou, te. The town is famous for its thermal power station. Set up by KPCL. Located 20kms away from Raichur, Shaktinagar lies on the border of Karnataka and the famous river in south India, River Krishna flows through this place.
Places to Stay
There are not many hotels in Shaktinagar. Tourists’ visiting the place can stay at Priya Hotel and Hotel Nrupatunga in Raichur that offers rooms from Rs.500 onwards.
All annual festivals like Sankranthi, Ugadi, Diwali, Dussehra, Ramzan and Christmas are celebrated here. The annual Car festival at the Lord Sugureshwara temple is quite popular in the region.
Kannada is the Local Language
Places to Visit
Lord Sugureshwara temple located near the bus stand a place to visit here.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Raichur
Shaktinagar has its own Railway Station
Shaktinagar has regular bus service that connects the place to neighbouring towns. There are a great number of private bus operators like SRS Travels and VRL Travels that run regular buses to and from the town.