Hyderabad Division came into existence on 17th February 1978 as a separate Division, bifurcating the erstwhile Secunderabad Division into BG and MG Divisions.Further, w.e.f. 1st April 2003, Nanded Division was carved out of Hyderabad Division. Since then, new lines of Gadwal- Raichur section w.e.f 12.10.2013&Devarkadra – Jaklair section w.e.f. 27-10-2016, have been included in the division to bring it to the present state. Further new lines of Raichur-Makthal section, MOB-Gajwel section have been commissioned.