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Andhra Pradesh, India . It is the district headquarters of Kadapa district. As of 2011 Census of India, the city had a population of 344,078. It is located 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) south of the Penna River. The city is surrounded on three sides by the Nallamala and Palkonda Hills lying on the tectonic landscape between the Eastern and Western ghats. Black and Red ferrous soils occupy the region. The city is nicknamed "Gadapa" ('threshold') since it is the gateway from the west to the sacred hills of Tirumala.

 

 

Kadapa has been under different rulers in its history, including the Nizams and Cholas, the Vijayanagara Empire and Kingdom of Mysore.

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KADAPA

Kadapa (alternatively spelled Cuddapah) is a city in the Rayalseema region of the south-central part of Andhra Pradesh, India . It is the district headquarters of Kadapa district. As of 2011 Census of India, the city had a population of 344,078. It is located 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) south of the Penna River. The city is surrounded on three sides by the Nallamala and Palkonda Hills lying on the tectonic landscape between the Eastern and Western ghats. Black and Red ferrous soils occupy the region. The city is nicknamed "Gadapa" ('threshold') since it is the gateway from the west to the sacred hills of Tirumala.

Kadapa has been under different rulers in its history, including the Nizams and Cholas, the Vijayanagara Empire and Kingdom of Mysore.

Administration[edit]

Local government[edit]

Kadapa Municipal Corporation logo

The logo of Kadapa Municipal Corporation.

A 4 Lane Service road, NGO Colony Kadapa

The Kadapa Municipal Corporation oversees the civic needs of the city and was constituted in the year 2005. It has 50 municipal wards represented by a corporator through direct election, who in turn elects the Mayor.[16] The District court is located in the city itself.

Culture[edit]

The city has rich culture and heritage with the influence of different dynasties. There are different rituals, customs and traditions with the existence of different religions such as, HinduismIslamChristianityBuddhism and Jainism. The city is known for its historic Devuni Kadapa and Ameen Peer Dargah.

Arts and crafts[edit]

Shilparamam is a crafts village situated in the outskirts of Kadapa.[17]

Cuisine[edit]

Kadapa is well known for its spicy and culinary food which is very similar to the South Indian food. Karam dosa is one of the most favourite item of kadapa citizens. People have Dosaidlysambar and chutney in their breakfast. Ricedaal and curry is usually served as lunch. Most of the restaurants serve South Indian thali including these dishes in their lunch and dinner menu. Although it has a South Indian touch in its dishes it also has a diverse variety of its own which include Ragi Sangati or Ragi Mudda, Boti Curry, Natukodi Chicken, Paya Curry etc. Ragi sangati with chicken curry is the staple food in Kadapa and is also one of the most famous dishes in the city. Many other varieties of dishes can also be found in the local restaurants. Like many other cities of India fast food is also increasing its reach in the city.[18]

Economy[edit]

Employees' Provident Fund Organisation, Kadapa

The economy of city is largely based on Agriculture and Mining. Being a district headquarters all types of Government departments are situated within the city. For most of the families the source of income is through the Government jobs and Private sector jobs in various departments including Bussuiness Shops, Hospitality industry, Marketing . Apart from these Tourism also forms a part of economy to the city. Kadapa is one of the 49 metropolitan clusters selected by McKinsey & Company as growth hotspots in India.[19]

Education[edit]

The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools of the School Education Department of the state.[20][21]

Institutions[edit]

RIMS Medical College Entrance

Transport[edit]

Kadapa City is well connected by Road, Rail and Air.

Roadways[edit]

Pulivendula-Kadapa 4 lane road near Pulivendula

Kadapa has good road connectivity to the other major places like Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai and Vijayawada. APSRTC provides bus services to various destinations of the Kadapa district and other cities across South India. The city has a total road length of 803.84 km.[22]

Railways[edit]

Long View of Station Building

Kadapa Airport Terminal

Kadapa has its own railway station in the city. It is one of the Earliest Railway station in the state opened around 1866. The Mumbai-Chennai line which happens to be one of the busiest lines in the south cost region passes through Kadapa railway station. It is one of the A category railway station in South Coast Railway zone under Guntakal railway division. A new railway line Kadapa-Bangalore section is under construction stage.

Airways[edit]

Kadapa Airport was opened for air traffic on 7 June 2015. Its located at a distance of 12 km north west of the City.

BADVEL

Badvel Assembly constituency is a SC (Scheduled Caste)[1] reserved constituency of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative AssemblyIndia. It is one among 10 constituencies in the Kadapa district.

JAMMALAMADUGU

NAGAR PANCHAYAT

Jammalamadugu is a Municipality and Revenue Division in Kadapa district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is in Jammalamadugu mandal of Jammalamadugu revenue division.[4]

Geography[edit]

Jammalamadugu is at 14.83°N 78.4°E.[5] It has an average elevation of 169 metres (554 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[6] Jammalamadugu had a population of 46,000 approximately. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Jammalamadugu has an average literacy rate of 79.5%, higher than the national average of 59.5%=> male literacy is 85%, and female literacy is 74%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transport[edit]

Jammalamadugu Railway Station Entrance

Jammalamadugu is on National Highway 67 (India). Daily bus services are available to HyderabadBangaloreChennaiVijayawada and Kadapa.

Jammalamadugu railway station is on the Nandyal–Yerraguntla section. It falls under the jurisdiction of Guntakal railway division.[7]

 

MYDUKUR

Mydukur is a town in Kadapa district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in Mydukur mandal of Jammalamadugu revenue division.[2]

Education[edit]

The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state.[3][4] The medium of instruction followed by different schools are English, Telugu.

PRODDATUR

Proddatur is a city in Kadapa District of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.[7] It is located on the banks of the Penna River. The city is a municipality, and also the mandal headquarters of Proddatur mandal.[8] It is the smallest municipal body by area, but its urban agglomeration is 14th in the state in terms of population.

Geography

Proddatur is on the banks of the River Penna.

History

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Before Ramayana, the name of Proddatur was Bradhana puri (place of prayers). Its population was mostly composed of priests who wished to live on the bank of the river Penna.

When Lord Rama was on his way back to Ayodhya from Lanka after defeating Ravanasura (ravana samharam), he and his troops reached Bradhana puri at sunset; named Proddu in Telugu, the local language.

Lord Rama convinced sitha to stay the night at the river bank of Penna in Bradhana puri.

Priests of Bradhana puri changed the name of Bradhana puri to Proddatur by way of paying tribute to Lord Rama.

Economy

Its economy is mainly driven by gold and cotton businesses, book manufacturing, and financing. It is sometimes called the "second Bombay".[15]

Transport

Proddatur Railway Station Sign Board

Education

The primary and secondary education consists of government-funded and government-aided public schools, and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state.[17][18] Instruction in provided in either English or Telugu.

  • Sri Ramana Maharshi High School
  • St. Joseph's Convent E. M. High School
  • Govt. Polytechnic College
  • Vaagdevi Institute of Technology and Science[19]
  • Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology[20]
  • Vignana Bharathi Institute of Technology[21]
  • Gouthami Institute of Technology and Management for Women[22]
  • SCNR Government College
  • Sri Venkateswara Veterinary College
  • YSR Engineering College of YVU

Notable places

  • Sri Vasavi Kanyaka Parameshwari Aalayam (Ammavarisala) – built and maintained by the Arya Vaishya community of Proddatur. Best known for the celebrations of the Dusshera festival.
  • Mukthi Rameshwaram[23] – Shivalayam built around the main deity, Shivalingam idol. As per the chronicles, the main deity's Prana Pratishtha was done by Lord Rama and Devi Sita on the left bank of the River Pinakini (Penna) during their return journey from Lanka.
  • Ayyappa Swamy Temple – Biggest Ayyappa temple in the Kadapa district. Well known for the Ayyappa Mala wearing ceremony of devotees, for initiating Sabarimala yatra; also well known for the three-story high idol of Lord Shiva erected by the temple authorities.
  • Rajeev Gandhi National Park – an ecological park developed by the government of Andhra Pradesh for increasing green cover over Proddatur. It also has a 1.5 km jogging track.
  • Sri Rajeshwari Multiplex – near a new bus stand, with well-maintained three halls, along with 50 shops also providing fun and entertainment in a shopping play zone.
  • SS Mall – a new construction behind Vivekanandha Cloth Market, near the old bus stand with five cinema halls.

Notable people

PULIVENDULA

Pulivendula is a town in Kadapa, a district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. According to ancient folklore, its name is derived from "Puli Mandala" (meaning group of tigers), which was originally a forested area populated by tigers. It is located in Pulivendula mandal of the Jammalamadugu revenue division.[3]

Geography[edit]

Pulivendula is located at meridian coordinates 14.4167°N 78.2333°E.[4] It has an average elevation of 272 meters (895 feet).

History[edit]

The town of Pulivendula is well-known in the state of Andhra Pradesh as the birthplace of renowned politicians. Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy was one of the Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh from 2004 to 2009. He was reelected as Chief Minister in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2009, but died three months later in a helicopter crash near Nallamala Forest on 2 September 2009. His son, Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy, President of YSR Congress, is the present opposition leader in the Andhra Pradesh State Assembly.

Governance[edit]

Municipal Office Building

Pulivendula municipality is the political body of the town. It oversees basic services such as water supply, sewage, and garbage collection. Pulivendula is included in the Jammalamadugu revenue division.

Recreation[edit]

Silparamam Entrance

Pulivendula has several parks and a craft village called Silparamam. The town is well known for its religious diversity, and it features several temples, mosques and churches.

Economy[edit]

Uranium mining[edit]

Main article=> Tummalapalle Uranium mine

On 23 August 2007, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved the establishment of a uranium mine and processing plant at Mabbuchintalapalli-Tummalapalle, about 15 km south of Pulivendula, at a total cost of 11.06 billion rupees ($269.9 million). The plant was established by the Uranium Corporation of India. The cornerstone was laid on 20 November 2007, by Y. S. Rajasekhara ReddyChief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.[5][6]

Large deposits of natural uranium were found in the Tummalapalle belt in Andhra Pradesh's Southern Kadapa basin in March 2011. These reserves may prove to be among the top 20 most plentiful in the world.

The Atomic Minerals Directorate for Exploration and Research (AMD) of India, which explores uranium in the country, has discovered 44,000 tons of natural uranium (U3O8) in just 15-km of the 160-km-long belt.

TVSR Technologies[edit]

TVSR Technologies Logo

TVSR Technologies was founded in 2015 by Amarnath Reddy Thota (CEO)Raghunath Reddy Thota and Yugandhar Reddy Thota The company was incorporated as "TVSR Technologies India Pvt Ltd." with a capital of \u20b9100,000 and Murarichintala, Pulivendula as its registered office. The company signed its first client, COPES Tech in Bengaluru. In 2016 the company's corporate headquarters was relocated from Pulivendula to Bengaluru.

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  • We have expertise in developing software products in various domains such as Java, .Net, My sql, PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Apps Design, and provide infrastructure support such as Linux, Windows, Mac, Networking, Server installations also we do Outsourcing projects.
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Transport[edit]

Pulivendula Ring Road

APSRTC Bus Stand, Pulivendula

Pulivendula has good infrastructure compared to other places in the Rayalaseema region, maintaining wide roads, an underground drainage system, and a ring road.[7] Pulivendula is connected to Kadapa by a four-lane road similar to a national highway. The nearby villages are connected to Pulivendula by two-lane roads. Bus transport is available from the bus station.

Education[edit]

JNTUACEP Entrance

Loyola Polytechnic Entrance

Primary and secondary education is provided by both government-aided and private schools, according to Andhra Pradesh's School Education Department.[8][9] The language of instruction in various schools is English or Telugu. Institutions of higher education in Pulivendula include Loyola Degree College.[10]

 

RAJAMPETA

 

NAGAR PANCHAYATH 

Rajampet is a major town in Annamayya District of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh and is located in the Rayalaseema Region. It occupies 35.38 km². Rajampet is an Assembly_constituency , Lok Sabha constituencyand Revenue division. It is located in Rajampet mandal of Rajampeta revenue division. It is bordered by Tirupati (90 km) and Kadapa (54 km). Rajampet is nearest to world-famous piligrim place Tirumala (110 km). Rajampet is bordered by Chittoor district to the south, Nellore to the east, Ananthapur to the west, and Kurnool to the north.It is Carver out From Kadapa district and created as new District as Annamayya.

Rajampet is located at 14.195°N 79.158°E about 478 km from Hyderabad , about 54 km from and kadapa, about 90 km from Tirupati and 207 km from Chennai in the Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh. It has an average elevation of 139 m (456 ft).

Education[edit]

There are numerous schools and colleges in Rajampet. In 1998, the first engineering college, Annamacharya Institute of Technology & Sciences,[2] was established, which is of high quality education at rural level with relatively better faculty and industry interaction.[2] Other professional colleges include Narayanadri Engineering College,[3] Modugula Kalavathamma College of Engineering for women.[citation needed] Major Schools and Colleges are Kakatiya institutions, Regency Nalanda Institutions and Government Junior College.

Transport[edit]

Railways[edit]

NH 716 passes through the town and is well connected to all major national highways. Rajampet railway station is a major Railway Station in the district which comes under South Central Railway of Guntakal railway division.

Roadways[edit]

APSRTC Buses from Rajampet to many Major Cities Rajampet - Hyderabad Rajampet - Vijayawada Rajampet - Banglore Rajampet - Chennai

Airways[edit]

Kadapa Airport, located in Kadapa city and Tirupati Airport, located at Tirupati are nearest airports to Rajampet.

Civic administration[edit]

Rajampet is a Municipality of area 35.87 km² in Kadapa District. Rajampet was a gram panchayat before 2005 and upgraded to nagar panchayat on 2 April 2005 upto an extent of 20.60 km2 (7.95 sq mi) and in the 2017 it is upgraded as Municipality.[4][5] It consists of 20 election wards.[6]

Politics[edit]

Rajampet is a part of Rajampet (Assembly constituency) for Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly. Meda Venkata Mallikarjuna Reddy is the present MLA of the constituency from Telugu Desam Party.[7] It is also a part of Rajampet (Lok Sabha constituency) which was won by P. V. Midhun Reddy of YSR Congress Party.[8][9]

RAYACHOTY

NAGAR PANCHAYATH

Rayachoty or "Rachaveedu" or "Rayachoti" or "Rajaveedu" is a town in Kadapa district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a municipality in Rayachoty mandal of Kadapa revenue division.[3] It is one of the oldest town in Andhra Pradesh. Rayachoty is famous for thousand years old The Lord Sri Veerabhadra Swamy temple.it is also called Dakshina Kaasi.this is build on bank of Mandavya river. Rayachoti is the 3rd biggest town after Kadapa and Proddutur towns in Kadapa district.It is the one of major Educational Hub in the district. Recently state government announced that Rayachoti is the part of Annamayya Urban Development Agency, it is the good sign for growth of this region.[4] Uniqueness of this temple is that Daksha Prajapati appears in worshiping form of the Lord Veerabhadra.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[5] Rayachoti had a population of 1,25,266. Males constitute 50.9% of the population and females 49.1%. 18% of the population is under six years of age. It is a 3rd largest town by population, education, financial and economic after the Kadapa and Proddutur

Transport[edit]

Rayachoti was well connected by road transport. It is a combination of 9 roads. Three National highways are going to the town. 1.The National Highway 40 kurnool-kadapa-chittoor passing the middle of the town. NH40 also called Rayalaseema Express highway 2. The National Highway 340 connects the town with Kurabalakunta road of(Bangalore -Madanapalli-Rayachoti-Kadapa) Andhra Pradesh. 3.proposed NH 370 Nellore to Anathapure (Nellore-Rapur -Rajampet-Rayachoti-kadiri-Anathapure)under planning.[6] The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation operates bus services from Rayachoti bus station.[7]

There is an upcoming Railway station in Rayachoti under Kadapa-Bangalore new railway line project

Education[edit]

The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government aided and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state.[8][9] The medium of instruction followed by different schools are English, Urdu and Telugu. Rayachoti has an average literacy rate of 61.6%, male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 51%.

YERRAGUNTLA

NAGAR PANCHAYATH 

Yerraguntla is a Leading Industrial town in Kadapa district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in Yerraguntla mandal of Kadapa revenue division.[2] The Leading industrial town is home to many cement factories and Rayalaseema Thermal Power Plant. Yerraguntla is located 37 km (23 mi) from Kadapa.

Geography[edit]

Yerraguntla is located at 14.6333°N 78.5333°E.[3] It has an average elevation of 152 meters (501 feet).

Economy[edit]

Yerraguntla is also famous for stones, which is used for houses flooring and construction of houses. Yerraguntla is driven by mining of these stones and transportation of these stones. Yerraguntla has good number of stone polish industries, and three major cement factories India CementsZuari Cements[4] Bharati Cements near Yerraguntla town[5] and Rayalaseema Thermal Power Station.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Census of India, the town had a population of 32,574. The total population constitute, 16,558 males, 16,016 females and 3,754 children, in the age group of 0–6 years. The average literacy rate stands at 70.56% with 20,334 literates, lower than the national average of 73.00%.[6]

Transport[edit]

Yerraguntla Junction is a junction for Nandyal-Yerraguntla section and Guntakal–Chennai Egmore section. It falls under the jurisdiction of Guntakal railway division and is one of the 'D'-category station in the division.[7]

Governance[edit]

Civic administration

Yerraguntla Nagar Panchayat is the civic administrative body of the town which was constituted in the year 2012.[8]

Education[edit]

The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state.[9][10] The medium of instruction followed by different schools are English, Telugu.

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