Khammam is one of the Historical Town of Telangana, having nearly 1000 years of traceable History. It is the head quarters town of the District Khammam and emerged as Municipal Corporation, with an extent of 94.37 Sq. Kms. The town was constituted in to a Municipality on 24.03.1942 and upgraded as special grade Municipality in the year 2001.. Administratively Khammam is divided in to 11 revenue wards with 41 Election wards. On October 19, 2012 Khammam municipality has been announced as Municipal Corporation, adding 9 GramPanchayats around it which developed in business with the town.Presently Khammam has 20 revenues wards and 50 election divisions.