What is the full form of KGF
KGF: Kolar Gold Fields
KGT stands for Kolar Gold Fields. It is a gold mining area located at the Bangarpet taluk in Kolar District of Karnataka, India. It was one of the major gold mines in India, which was closed in 2001 due to increased production costs, reducing deposits and low gold production.
It was a famous site for gold in the past and the second deepest gold mines in the world. It was also referred to as "Little England" by the then British population owing to its pleasant weather and mesmerizing landscape. Even today, you can see the British bungalows, well-planned streets, and structures at this place. A golf course was also established in 1885 at KGF for British employees of the gold mines, and it is registered under the Indian Golf Union.
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