There are also 16 small air strips located in the state. The largest city and commercial hub of the state, Visakhapatnam being the executive capital while Amaravati and Kurnool serve as legislative and judicial capitals respectively. Pandit Nehru Bus Station (PNBS) in Vijayawada is one of the largest bus terminals in Asia. Districts of Andhra Pradesh The detail analysis of Population Census 2011 published by Govt. After this rebellion, the Bahmani sultans launched no further military campaigns outside their kingdoms, because the Maratha empire soon emerged as the strongest power in India. The state government picked Krishna district for … [201] There are 18 state universities in the districts providing higher education in horticulture, law, medical, technology, Vedic and veterinary. A group of people named Andhras was mentioned in Sanskrit texts such as Aitareya Brahmana (800–500 BCE). It was reconquered by Vijayanagara who overthrew sultanate rule across the entirety of modern-day Andhra Pradesh (excluding Telangana). The 1989 elections ended the rule of Rao, with the INC returning to power with Marri Chenna Reddy at the helm. Other Hindu saints include Sadasiva Brahmendra, Bhaktha Kannappa, Yogi Vemana, Sathya Sai Baba and Pothuluru Veerabrahmendra. It is bordered by Telangana to the north-west, Chhattisgarh to the north, Odisha to the north-east, Tamil Nadu to the south, Karnataka to the west and the Bay of Bengal to the east. [12] It is the seventh-largest state by area covering an area of 162,975 km2 (62,925 sq mi)[6] and tenth-most populous state with 49,386,799 inhabitants. [37][38] They did not refer themselves as Andhra in any of their coins or inscriptions; it is possible that they were termed as Andhras because of their ethnicity or because their territory included the Andhra region. [139], Machilipatnam and Srikalahasti Kalamkari are the two unique textile art forms practised in India. [128] For the benefit of state i.e., after separating Telangana from Andhra, people of Andhra protested for special status during January in 2017, Andhra Pradesh is one of the storehouses of mineral resources in India. [169] NH 16, with a highway network of around 1,000 km (620 mi) in the state, is a part of Golden Quadrilateral Project undertaken by National Highways Development Project. [211] It is India's primary orbital launch site. [194] More than 600,000 students have appeared for the 2019 SSC exam and recorded an overall pass percentage of 94.88% with a 100% pass percentage in 5,464 schools. This broke the long-time single party monopoly enjoyed by the INC. The CBI had on August 26, 2020 registered a case against 17 accused persons in the matter after the state government had sought to transfer the matter from the Andhra Pradesh CB-CID, a … Lambadi, Koya, Savara, Konda, Gadaba and a number of other languages are spoken by the Scheduled Tribes of the state. There are as many as 7 revenue divisions in East Godavari, and only 2 in Vizianagaram district. Visakhapatnam district has the largest urban population of 47.5% and Srikakulam district with 83.8%, has the largest rural population, among others districts in the state. The Golconda Sultans fought for the fort in 1531, 1536 and 1579, and Sultan Quli Qutb Shah captured it in 1579, renaming it Murtuzanagar. 25 Districts of AP Araku Srikakulam Vizianagaram Visakhapatnam Anakapalle Kakinada Amalapuram Rajahmundry Narsapuram The BCs constitute the majority population in Andhra Pradesh, forming 49.55% of the total state’s population. The sanitation workers have alleged that several nationalised banks refuse to give small loans under the Jaganna Thodu and Cheyutha schemes to loan applicants. [143] Etikoppaka in Visakhapatnam district is notable for its lac industry, producing lacquered wooden.[144][145]. [126] The PepsiCo firm has its largest plant in India at Sri City. Visakhapatnam district is also adminitratively declared as Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (2011). A high-level official committee, headed by the state Chief Secretary, Nilam Sawhney is in the process of conducting these deliberations. Karnam Malleswari, the first female Indian to win an Olympic medal, hails from Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh. November, December, January, and February are the winter months in Andhra Pradesh. There are 13 districts, 664 Mandals, 16009 villages and 261 towns in Andhra Pradesh. Since the Araku parliamentary constituency is spread over four districts now, the government came up with a proposal to split it into two new districts, thereby taking the total to 26. [17] Andhra Pradesh was once a major Buddhist pilgrimage site in India and a Buddhist learning center which can be seen in many sites in the state in the form of ruins, chaityas and stupas[18][19] Andhra Pradesh is also known as the land of the world-famous diamond Koh-i-Noor and many other global known diamonds due to their presence in its Kollur Mine once. Andhra Pradesh gears up for 2-day Covid-19 vaccination dry-run in Krishna district The state government had chosen five places in Krishna district … ... 25 December, 2020 09:00 IST. Andhra Pradesh is one of state in India with population of 84580777. [154] Gurazada Apparao wrote the play Kanyasulkam in 1892, often considered the greatest play in the Telugu language. However, Komaram Bheem, a tribal leader, started his fight against the erstwhile Asaf Jahi Dynasty for the liberation of Hyderabad State. )Dt.7.8.89 THE FIRST SCHEDULE (Rule 80 of Andhra Pradesh Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989) News   |   The incident took place in Vuyyuru Nagar Panchayat, Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh. Discovery of a large quantity of natural gas in KG Basin is expected to provide rapid economic growth. [120][121], Fisheries contribute 10% of total fish and over 70% of the shrimp production[122] of India. [167] Arma Konda peak located in Visakhapatnam district is the highest peak in Eastern Ghats. Hydel power plants have a capacity of 1671 MW. [83] West Godavari district has the highest literacy rate of 74.6% and Vizianagaram district has the least with 58.9%.[7][84]. It is the seventh-largest state by area covering an area of 162,975 km 2 (62,925 sq mi) and tenth-most populous state with 49,386,799 inhabitants. Andhra Pradesh is one of the four states chosen by the Centre to carry out end-to-end dry run for Covid-19 vaccination on December 28. The state's natural attractions include the beaches of Visakhapatnam, hill stations such as the Araku Valley and Horsley Hills, and the delta of Konaseema in the Godavari River delta. He is known as Gadya Tikkana and was the author of Telugu social novel, Satyavati Charitam. It is the only state with three capitals. Most of the coastal plains are put to intense agricultural use. This will be in keeping with the promise of YSR Congress Party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy during his Praja Sankalpa Yatra and election meetings. Parallel to the efforts of the state administration, the police department too has come out with its own proposals for division of its units, suggesting creation of 22 police districts and seven commissionerates. Two fresh fatalities were also reported in the state, one each in Guntur and Krishna districts, a health department bulletin said. Naval Science & Technological Laboratory (NSTL), National Institute of Oceanography, Visakhapatnam (NIO), School of Planning and Architecture at Vijayawada is an autonomous research institute under Ministry of Human Resource Development of Government of India, National Atmospheric Research Laboratory carry out fundamental and applied research in atmospheric and space sciences,[205] Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Tirupati,[206] Society for Applied Microwave Electronics Engineering and Research, Visakhapatnam Central Tobacco Research Institute, Rajahmundry under control of ICAR (Indian Council of Agriculture Research) conducts fundamental and applied research on tobacco for the benefit of the farming community,[207] Indian Institute of Oil Palm Research (IIOPR) at Pedavegi near Eluru in West Godavari district serves as a centre for conducting and co-ordinating research on all aspects of oil palm conservation, improvement, production, protection, post-harvest technology and transfer of technology,[208] CCRH Regional Research Institute at Gudivada, Clinical Research Institute at Tirupati and National Institute of Oceanography[209] at Visakhapatnam are some of them. Thus Naidu held the record for the longest-serving chief minister (1995 to 2004).[108]. Sports   |   [137], Kuchipudi, the cultural dance recognized as the official dance form of the state of Andhra Pradesh, originated in the village of Kuchipudi in Krishna district. [33] The region is also home to a variety of other pilgrimage centres, such as the Pancharama Kshetras, Mallikarjuna Jyotirlinga and Kodanda Rama Temple. The highways in the state are also being widened. Visakhapatnam: The number of districts in Andhra Pradesh State will be increased from the present 13 to 25, at the rate of one district per every Lok Sabha seat. [185] There are 14 notified non-major ports at Bheemunipatnam, S.Yanam, Machilipatnam, Nizampatnam, and Vadarevu. Andhra Pradesh is a state in the south-eastern coastal region of India. The development of IT in Tier-II and Tier-III cities like Vijayawada, Kakinada and Tirupati is also improving. Andhra Pradesh with varied geological formations, contain rich and variety of industrial minerals and building stones. There are many multi-state irrigation projects under development, including Godavari River Basin Irrigation Projects and Nagarjuna Sagar Dam. The state has one of the largest railway junctions at Vijayawada and one of the largest seaports at Visakhapatnam. [7] The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools, managed and regulated by the School Education Department of the state. The state also has a union territory, Yanam - a district of Puducherry which lies to the south of Kakinada in the Godavari delta on the eastern side of the state. In the last elections held in the unified state in 2014, the TDP got a mandate in their favour in the residuary (new) state. According to Aitareya Brahmana of the Rig Veda, the Andhras left north India from banks of River Yamuna and settled in south India. Andhra Pradesh is going the way of Telangana. Brought to you by National Informatics Centre | Page Last updated : July 14 2020 [133] The state is abundantly endowed with solar power and high head PHES sites to convert the solar power available during the day time in to round the clock power supply. The Telugu Desam Party won both the assembly and Lok Sabha election in 1999 under the leadership of Chandrababu Naidu. The geographical location of the state allows marine fishing as well as inland fish production. You can find maps of Andhra Pradesh districts, roads, transport, agriculture, cities, travel guide. Videos   |   Araku is one case but there are many such segments where the Assembly constituencies under a Lok Sabha segment are split between districts. Andhra Pradesh state is divided into 13 districts. [203][204], Research institutes have been set up by the central state government. [119], Livestock and poultry is also another profitable business, which involves rearing cattle in enclosed areas for commercial purposes. L'Andhra Pradesh est représenté par 36 membres au Parlement national indien : dont 11 dans la Rajya Sabha (Chambre haute) et 25 dans la Lok Sabha (Chambre basse). In the 2019 elections, YSR's son Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy of the YSR Congress Party (founded in 2011) became chief minister with a resounding mandate by winning 151 out of 175 seats. According to Deccan Chronicle, IMD director for Andhra Pradesh, S. Stella said Cyclone Nivar may cause heavy to extremely heavy rains at isolated places in Rayalaseema and south coastal districts of the state on Wednesday and Thursday. [202] Andhra University is the oldest of the universities in the state, established in 1926. Lambasingi in Visakhapatnam district is also nicknamed as the "Kashmir of Andhra Pradesh" due to its relatively cool climate as compared to others and the temperature ranges from 0 to 10 °C (32 to 50 °F).[81][82]. The state of Hyderabad was integrated into the Indian Union with Operation Polo in 1948.[69]. He also won the 2009 elections, but shortly afterward was killed in a helicopter crash in September of that year. The Telugu film industry hosts many music composers and playback singers such as S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela, S. Janaki and P. B. Sreenivas. [22][23], Early inhabitants were known as the Andhras, tracing their history to the Vedic period when they were mentioned in the 8th century BCE Rigvedic text Aitareya Brahmana. As per reports the number of districts is set to increase to more than 25, from the existing 13, in line with the ruling YSR Congress Party's promise with each Lok Sabha constituency as the base. Buddhists, Sikhs, Jains and the people who declined to state their religion make up the remaining portion of population.[92]. [43], The Satavahana dynasty dominated the Deccan region from the 1st century BCE to the 3rd century CE. We may more or less match that," a top bureaucrat noted. [116][117] The state has three Agricultural Economic Zones in Chittoor district for mango pulp and vegetables, Krishna district for mangoes, Guntur district for chilies. [30] The Economy of Andhra Pradesh is the seventh-largest state economy in India with ₹9.33 trillion (US$130 billion) in gross domestic product and a higher than national average per capita GDP of ₹164,000 (US$2,300). Crops used for vegetable oil production such as sunflower and peanuts are popular. Coastal Andhra is divided into 9 districts: East Godavari, West Godavari, Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, Sri Potti Sri Ramulu Nellore, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, and Visakhapatnam. [142] There are also other notable handicrafts present in the state, like the soft limestone idol carvings of Durgi. Reorganisation of districts was intended to ensure ease of administration and accessibility to people as the present districts were large and have become "unwieldy to administer," the government had stated. There are a total of 31 cities which include, 16 municipal corporations and 14 municipalities. [181], As on date the Railways lines in Andhra Pradesh are under the following Railway zones/Divisions, Visakhapatnam Airport, is the only airport in the state with operating international flights while Vijayawada Airport at Gannavaram has launched an international flight to Singapore, recently. of India for Andhra Pradesh state reveal that population of Andhra Pradesh has increased by 10.98% in this decade compared (2001-2011) to past decade (1991-2001). He was replaced by Janardhan Reddy in 1990, who was replaced by Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy in 1992. October and November see low-pressure systems and tropical cyclones form in the Bay of Bengal which, along with the northeast monsoon, bring rains to the southern and coastal regions of the state. The literacy rate of the state stands at 67.41%. Tirupati with ₹693 million (US$9.7 million) and Kakinada with ₹615 million (US$8.6 million) stand next. It also forms part of AH 45 which comes under the Asian Highway Network. Rayalaseema comprises 4 districts: Kurnool, Chittoor, YSR Kadapa and Anantapur. Musunuri Nayaks led a confederation of Nayakas to overthrow the rule of the Delhi Sultanate in Telugu lands. Summers last from March to June. It entered the Guinness World Records for performing Mahabrinda Natyam with a total of 6,117 Sakshi, Andhra Jyothi, and Tel.J.D.Patrika Vaartha all these are Telugu newspapers. Andhra Pradesh CM launches housing scheme in East Godavari district. District Codes REGISTRATION NUMBERS TO BE ASSIGNED TO REGIONS IN A.P. [215], Pullela Gopichand is a former Indian badminton player. [110] There are a total of 175 Assembly constituencies in the state. Andhra Pradesh: Formation of new districts to take place next year; CPM party asks Andhra Pradesh govt to cancel public opinion on Vizag–Chennai Petro Industrial Corridor In 1983, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) won the state elections and N. T. Rama Rao became the chief minister of the state for the first time. The IT/ITES revenues of Visakhapatnam is at ₹14.45 billion (US$200 million) in 2012–2013. 700 million tonnes (690,000,000 long tons; 770,000,000 short tons) of metal grade Bauxite deposits in proximity to Visakhapatnam Port. There are two cities with more than one million inhabitants, namely Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada. Folk songs are very important and popular in the many rural areas of the state. Venkateswara Temple at Tirupati is the world's second-richest temple and is visited by millions of devotees throughout the year. The two-day end-to-end dry run was being carried out in Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh, in Rajkot and Gandhinagar in Gujarat, ... Health officials in Ludhiana and Nawanshahr said for each centre 25 persons of those registered online were selected for the dry run. It was established in 1336 by Harihara Raya I and his brother Bukka Raya I of the Sangama Dynasty. [73] Number of petitions questioning the validity of Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 is long pending for the verdict since April 2014 before the supreme court constitutional bench.[74]. The states COVID-19 chart now showed the caseload at 8,82,612— 8,72,266 recoveries and 7,108 deaths. There are two main rivers namely, Krishna and Godavari, that flow through the state. [51][52], Kakatiyas ruled Andhra Pradesh state for nearly two hundred years and constructed several forts. Anantapur is the largest district with 19,130 sq km., Chittoor being the second largest with 15,152 sq km., Srikakulam is the smallest district area in Andhra Pradesh with 5,837 sq km. Among the 13 Districts, Anantapur is the largest and Srikakulam is the smallest district. Since the state has a long coastal belt the winters are not very cold. There are 13 districts in Andhra Pradesh. "What happened in neighbouring Telangana could repeat in AP as well. "Andhra Pradesh has the second-longest coastline of about 974 km in the country. The INC ruled the state from 1956 to 1982. [210], Satish Dhawan Space Centre, also known as Sriharikota Range (SHAR), at barrier island of Sriharikota in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh is a satellite launching station operated by Indian Space Research Organisation. Meanwhile, though there are 25 Parliamentary constituencies in Andhra Pradesh, there are demands from both politicians and the public to create more districts… APGENCO is the power generating company owned by the state. This is the lowest single-day case total in almo In February 2014, the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 bill was passed by the Parliament of India for the formation of the Telangana state comprising ten districts. [132] The state has become power surplus with excess power generation being exported to other states. [179] Visakhapatnam railway station has been declared the cleanest railway station in the country. Districts of Andhra Pradesh The detail analysis of Population Census 2011 published by … In our election manifesto, we promised to build 25 lakh houses but now we will be building 31 lakh houses," the Chief Minister said, addressing a public meeting after unveiling the housing programme pylon at Komaragiri village. [182] The state has four other domestic airports, Rajahmundry Airport, Cuddapah Airport, a privately owned, public use airport at Puttaparthi, and Tirupati Airport located in the city of Tirupati. Cricket is one of the most popular sports in the state. Jnanpith Award holders from the state include Viswanatha Satyanarayana. [78] The forest in the state can be broadly divided into four major biotic provinces. [111] Whereas, the legislative council of the state has 58 seats, which is one-third of total assembly seats.[112]. In 1947, Vizianagaram was the largest Hindu princely state in Andhra Pradesh. [66] In 1347 CE, an independent Muslim state, the Bahmani Sultanate, was established in south India by Ala-ud-Din Bahman Shah in a revolt against the Delhi Sultanate. According to the Polavaram ordinance bill 2014, 7 mandals of Khammam district in Telangana state merged with Andhra Pradesh to facilitate Polavaram project, due to which population of 247,515 added to Andhra Pradesh. The vegetation found in the state is largely of dry deciduous types with a mixture of teak, Terminalia, Dalbergia, Pterocarpus, Anogeissus, etc. [135], Thermal (natural gas and coal based) and renewable power plants totaling to 21,000 MW were installed in the state by the year 2015. They played an important role in the history of Deccan during the 5th and 6th century CE, with Eluru, Amaravathi and Puranisangam. Forms such as the Burra katha and Poli are still performed today. After Telangana became a separate state, Naidu, the chief of the TDP became chief minister on 8 June 2014, for the new state of Andhra Pradesh. The National Council of Applied Economic Research district analysis in 2001 reveals that Krishna, West Godavari and Chittoor are the three districts in rural AP with the highest Human Development Index scores in ascending order. Near the temple complex is a large granite Nandi bull. These 13 districts are further divided into 50 revenue divisions. The Vijayanagara emperor Krishnadevaraya captured it in 1516. The Krishna River valley was "a site of extraordinary Buddhist activity for almost a thousand years. 84 bridges. Politics   |   [114] In the 2010 list by Forbes magazine, several people from Andhra Pradesh were among the top 100 richest Indians. [195] The mediums of instruction are primarily Telugu and English with a very few opting for Urdu, Hindi, Kannada, Odia and Tamil. It has a total of 13 districts, six in Coastal Andhra Region, three in Uttarandhra and four in the Rayalaseema Region. He was succeeded by two other Congressmen, the last resigning over the impending division of Telangana. Medical and Health Department officials in the district identified total 33 persons, all natives of Srikakulam district who returned from the United Kingdom (UK) between November 25 … The Rayalaseema region has semi-arid conditions. Dry run on covid vaccination shall be taken up on Saturday 2 nd January at three locations in each district of Andhra pradesh. He later served as president of India.[106][107]. Yodasoft Technologies Pvt Ltd. VIZIANAGARAM: A recent video exposed how the Opposition TDP leaders managed  to bring huge crowds during N Chandrababu Naidu's visit to the Rama temple in Ramatheertham in Nellimarla mandal in Vizianagaram district. Distribution of resources, mainly natural, too is proving to be a tall task and could influence the eventual formation of new districts. [6][103], The 50 revenue divisions are in turn divided into 671 mandals. [147] Pothana is the poet who composed the classic Srimad Maha Bhagavatamu, a Telugu translation of Sri Bhagavatam. The total population constitute, 70.4% of rural population with 34,776,389 inhabitants and 29.6% of urban population with 14,610,410 inhabitants. Andhra Pradesh reported 355 fresh cases of coronavirus on Friday, while 354 patients also got cured and discharged from various hospitals. [6], There are 24,738,068 male and 24,648,731 female citizens—a sex ratio of 996 females per 1000 males, higher than the national average of 926 per 1000. For other uses, see, Largest cities or towns in Andhra Pradesh, Amaravati currently serves as the seat of government where, Guntur mandal was divided into Guntur East and Guntur West, harvnb error: no target: CITEREFStein1989 (, 20th Century Telugu Luminaries, Potti Sriramulu Telugu University, Hyderabad, 2005, Natural vegetation and Wildlife of Andhra Pradesh, Telineelapuram and Telukunchi Bird Sanctuaries, List of Revenue Divisions in Andhra Pradesh, Sri Damodaram Sanjeevaiah Thermal Power Station, Dharmavaram Handloom Pattu Sarees and Paavadas, Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Tirupati, Dr. Y. S. 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Andhra Pradesh is investing in building infrastructure in the state such as highways and making every service of the government digital. HYDERABAD: The formation of new districts in Andhra Pradesh may take place only in 2021. The total project cost is Rs 200 crore of which the World Bank will fund Rs 140 crore. They constructed Kondaveedu Fort[citation needed], which they ruled between 1328 and 1428, before it was taken over by the Gajpathis of Orissa, and later ravaged by the Muslim rulers of the Bahmani kingdom in 1458. The number of districts in Andhra Pradesh State will be increased from the present 13 to 25, at the rate of one district per every Lok Sabha seat. 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