Hagaribommanahalli is one of the backward Taluks of Karnataka State situated on the bank of river Tungabhadra in Bellary district. The major portion of Hagaribommanahalli Town is rehabilitated area of Mallapura Taluk, which lost its existence when Tungabhadra Dam was constructed near Hospet. This rehabilitated area is named as Ramanagara, an extension area of Hagaribommanahalli. The total geographical area of the Taluk is 977 sq.km.
The long standing demand of the public of Hagaribommanahalli Taluk was to have a Government First Grade College was fulfilled in the year 1985 with the efforts of the leaders of the Taluk, the Government of Karnataka sanctioned a Government First Grade College to Hagaribommanahalli. When college was sanctioned in 1985 Hagaribommanahalli was a small village having population of less than 25,000.