- Telugu is the third most-spoken language in India (74 million native speakers according to the 2001 census) and is 15th in the Ethnologue list of most-spoken languages worldwide.
- Hyderabad hosts huge number of IT MNCs with Microsoft having their largest outside-US R&D and facebook opening its first center in India.
- Airport: 5th best in the world and the best in India award by Airports Council International
- Tollywood produces highest number of movies per year and the state and city hold records for highest number of theaters and audience in their respective categories.
So, please try to remember "Telugu" and "Andhra Pradesh" before generalizing South Indians for your convenience. We respect our language and expect you to respect our feelings.