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A.C. Guards

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Country  India
District  Hyderabad
Time zone  IST (UTC+5:30)
State  Telangana
Metro  Hyderabad
PIN  500 004
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Government body  Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation

A.C. Guards is the name of the locality in the city of Hyderabad, capital city of Telangana. Masab Tank, Shyam Rao Nagar are adjacent to A.C. Guards. As per the instructions of local citizens, recently the name has been changed to Manhattan.



  • Gulf Dirt Track - 8 & 9 March 2003 - Hyderabad were held at A. C Guards Hockey Ground
  • A.C. Guards Hockey Ground was one of the venue of GHMC Summer Coaching Camp from April 25th till May 31st 2013
  • Andhra Pradesh State Hajj Committee has organized 3rd Training camp for selected Hajj aspirants on Sunday, 30 June 2013, from 9 am to 1 pm at Jama Masjid AC Guards, behind Mahavir Hospital
  • Background

    The name A.C Guards stands for the "African Cavalry Guards" of Hyderabad State stationed there since the time of Nizam Mahbub Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VI. The Barracks are believed be to have been constructed more than 100 years ago and the Quarters of A.C Guards were given permanently to the African Soldiers of the Nizam Army Free of Charge.


  • A.C. Guards Hockey Club
  • Bhistiwada Youth Sports Club
  • Schools

  • Holy Mary High School
  • Roch Memorial High School
  • The School
  • Rahmania Ideal High School
  • Maulana Azad Memorial High School
  • Hospitals

  • Mahavir Hospital and Research Centre
  • Vijay Marie Hospital
  • Banks

  • State Bank of India
  • The Andhra Pradesh state Co-operative Bank Limited
  • Bank of India
  • Hotels

  • Hotel Woodbridge Grand
  • Places of Worship

  • Birla Mandir
  • Jama Masjid
  • Masjid e Bilal
  • Masjid e Rahmania
  • Masjid e Mohammdia
  • Our Lady of Health Church
  • Maisamma Temple
  • Government offices

  • Income Tax Office Complex, I.T Towers
  • Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration
  • Director of Town and country Planning
  • Asst. Divisional Engineer Operation
  • Asst. Engineer Operation Section APCPDCL
  • Asst. Accounts Officer
  • Central water commission Krishna Godavari bhavan
  • Office of the Engineer in chief Public Health
  • Andhra Pradesh Urban Finance and Infrastructure
  • References

    A.C. Guards Wikipedia