Raichur is district headquarter in the Nortneastern part of Karnataka bounded by two rivers, Krishna river in the north and Tungabhadra river in the south abd is known as Raichur Doeb. Raichur is a famous historical place known for its Fort, Thermal Power Station and Hatti Gold Mines.
Raichur is a district headquarter in the northern part of Karnataka. It lies between :
Longitudes 75 46’ and 77 35’ E & Latituteds 15 09’ abd 16 34’ N
The district is bounded on the north by the district of Kalaburagi on the west by the Districts of Vijayapra and Dharwad on the east by the district of Mahaboobnagar of Telangana state and on the south by the districts of Bellary of Karnataka and Karnool of Telengana state.
The river Krishna form the entire northern boundary of the district and the river Tungabhadra forms the entire southern boundary of the district.