Telangana government is keen to develop other cities in the State to augment economic growth. Warangal is seen as the second major city after Hyderabad where efforts will be made to tap its full potential.
The Gross District Domestic Product (GDDP) for Warangal Urban is Rs 10,012 crores and for Warangal Rural is Rs 7,963 crores in 2015-16. As per District Industries Centre data for both the Districts of Warangal, the total number of industrial units are 781, with 719 in Warangal Rural and 62 in Warangal Urban. The units are predominantly agro and food based. Minerals based industries are also operating.