Drawing and Disbursing officer, Central Tax, Visakhapatnam GST Commissionerate, Visakhapatnam. [23], The local belief behind the name of the city states, there was a king of 4th century, who on his pilgrimage halted at Lawson's Bay and built a temple dedicated to Vaisakha, which was submerged under the sea, but the name of the temple was got to the settlement. Allipuram, Revidi, ITI Junction, MTC palem, Santhinagar, Railway New Colony, Rangireejuveedhi, Kunchamamba Colony, Komativeedhi, Chintalapalem, Madhavadhara, Chengalarao Peta, Gopalapatnam, Marripalem, Srinagar, KRM Colony, Pithapuram Colony, Simhadripuram, Vadlapudi (Gajuwaka), Sai Madhav Nagar, Appannapalem, Vepagunta, Priyadarshini Colony, Jagannadhapuram, SVP nagar, Kobbarithota, Gajula Street (Neelamma), Bailapudi (Cheedikada), Gavara Veedhi, Chittiboyinapalem. 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[32], The city is situated between the Eastern Ghats and the Bay of Bengal. Visakhapatnam City Police. Mayor elections were planned to be carried out in the month of March, 2020 but details are yet to be declared. VSEZ is located in Duvvada, 20 km away from the Visakhapatnam Gana Venkata Reddy Naidu Pethakamsetti (Gana Babu) is the present MLA of the constituency, who won the … At Lingalakonda, there are also rock-cut monolithic stupas in rows spread over the hill. VISAKHAPATNAM: The multi-pronged approach adopted in Visakhapatnam has set the tone for tackling Covid-19 in other districts, as meticulous planning and a coordinated strategy for containment zones has helped restrain the spread of the virus in the district. [136]:22, Visakhapatnam is the headquarters of South Coast Railway zone of Indian railways. With a distinction of being the oldest lifestyle magazine in Andhra Pradesh, Yo! The growth in the IT sector in the recent times boosting the local economy. The AP government has declared 97 out of a total 676 mandals as red zones in the state. [151][152] As per the school information report for the academic year 2016–17, urban Visakhapatnam had 1,44,268 (Western: 144,268) students[153] enrolled in 434 schools. [171] Scuba diving at Chintapalli in the scenic city has been attracting tourists from all over.[172]. [95], The city water supply is essentially stored in the three service reservoirs – Town Service Reservoir, Dwarakanagar; High Level Service Reservoir, T.B. The vihara was active for about 1,000 years. Provisional Interspersed Seniority List of PCs(Civil) of Visakhapatnam City - 2020 Re-organization of Law & Order Sub-divisions in Visakhapatnam Police Commissionerate. [100], Visakhapatnam is one of the 100 fastest growing cities in the world,[101] which has a GDP of $43.5 billion. Atchutapuram and Rambilli Mandals, Visakhapatnam District in the State of Andhra Pradesh: Multi-product: 98: S. O. The Visakhapatnam district is one among the seven districts in the State that has been declared as orange zone, a grade lower than the red zone. Kalinga later lost the territory to King Ashoka in the bloodiest battle of its time, which prompted Ashoka to embrace Buddhism. The Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) has finally identified hawkers’ zones to … [60] One of the earliest municipalities in this area, the Vizag(Visakhapatnam) Municipality was set up in 1858 to fulfill the basic infrastructural needs of the people. Based on archaeological evidence, the Prabhakar and the Eastern Ganga Kings of Odisha built temples in the city in the 11th and 12th centuries. The Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) plans its second research facility in the country (after Trombay) in the area. 539(E) Notification dated 10th April, 2007. size:( 0.08 MB) As the virus continues to spread in Visakhapatnam, the authorities have been demarcating containment zones across the district. Visakhapatnam SEZ Development Commissioner VSEZ, Duvvada, Visakhapatnam, 530046 Tel: 91-891-2754577, 2587555 Fax: 91-891-2587352 E-mail: dc[at]vsez[dot]com The British captured Visakhapatnam after the 1804 Battle of Vizagapatam and it remained under British colonial rule until India's independence in 1947 which was a part of the Northern Circars. The main objectives of the SEZ is to increase the employment opportunities, building the infrastructure facilities, creating the additional economic activity. Multiple naval training establishments, such as the Navy ShipWright School,[166] are also situated here. Here's why! Last Updated: 16th April, 2020 08:32 IST COVID-19 Red Zones: List Of Districts Classified As 'hotspots' & 'hotspots With Clusters' Health Ministry said the Districts of the country have been classified into three categories — hot spot districts, non-hot spot districts and green districts Legend has it that Radha and Viśakha were born on the same day and were equally beautiful. The latter is mainly spoken by the people who originally belong to the districts of Vizianagaram and Srikakulam. Located 40 km (25 mi) south of Visakhapatnam, it is known locally as Bojjannakonda and is a significant Buddhist site in Andhra Pradesh. It … The city is famous for beaches, caves and the Eastern Ghats as well as wildlife sanctuaries. Visakhapatnam District Consists of 43 Mandals. Population of Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation City in 2011 was 1,728,128. [80] Visakhapatnam Metropolitan Region Development Authority (VMRDA) is an urban planning agency that covers the GVMC and its suburbs covering, two corporations, one municipality, one nagar panchayat and 895 villages from two districts of Viskhapatnam and Vizianagaram. Rayalaseema comprises 4 districts: Kurnool, Chittoor, YSR Kadapa and Anantapur. [128] Dr Ramanaidu Film Studio in 33 acres space off the Visakha-Bhimili beach road is one of the film shootings destination. Visakhapatnam: The long wait seems to be coming to an end. Historically considered part of the Kalinga region,[17][18] it was ruled by the Vengi kingdom and the Pallava and Eastern Ganga dynasties during medieval times. The population density was 18,480/km2 (47,900/sq mi). 21.06.2017 issued from F.No. Road, Uplands and Circuit House Reservoir, Waltair Uplands. Main crops grown in these zones are Paddy, Groundnut, Jowar, The majority of the containment zones have been declared in Nellore. [142] Apart from buses, there are about 25,000 auto rickshaws plying on the city roads which provide intermediate public transport. [13][14] Visakhapatnam serves as the headquarters for the Eastern Naval Command.[15]. “We were prepared much in advance to tackle the … [106] In 2016–17, the IT industry in Vizag witnessed an increase in its turnover which recorded as ₹54 billion (US$760 million) with more than 350 firms,[107] in contrast to 2013–14 figures of ₹14.5 billion (US$200 million). Provisional Interspersed Seniority List of PCs(Civil) of Visakhapatnam City - 2020 Re-organization of Law & Order Sub-divisions in Visakhapatnam Police Commissionerate. There are 35 reservoirs serving the different segments of the system. Gopalapatnam, on the Tandava River, is a village surrounded by brick stupas, viharas, pottery and other Buddhist artefacts. [168]Swarna Bharathi Indoor Stadium, built by the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation, is used for various indoor sports,[169] and the GVMC Aqua Sports Complex, an aquatic centre for swimming and diving, is near the beach road. VISAKHAPATNAM: As many as 67 applications were received from industries in Vizag district after the Centre announced to give relaxations to those in the non-containment zones … It is located on the east coast of India and is located midway between the Chennai and Kolkata Ports. The complex is known for its monolithic stupas, rock-cut caves and brick structures. Entertainment zones, Multiplex, Mini Auditoriums, Daycare centres are the few in the list of futuristic plans. 21, 2005 after the release of G.O by Govt of Andhra Pradesh. Depending on the severity of the cases, the zones are being categorised under very active, active, and dormant clusters. S. No: Name of Developer: Type of SEZ: Location: District: Date of Notification: Total Extent (in Acres) Total Extent (in Hec) 1)Notified: 1: Divi’s Laboratories Limited Excavations in 1988 to 1992 exposed structural remains and artefacts, classified as Religious, Secular and Civil. VK-PCPIR SDA, Visakhapatnam - Approval of Layout for an extent of Ac.44.22 cts in Sy.No.2/2P of Vedurwada (V), Atchutapuram (M), Visakhapatnam District vide L.P.No.1/2016 in favour ofSri B.Krishna Murthy Rajtl, Visakhapatnam - Orders - Issued. While seven have already been confirmed in the State health bulletin, officials are likely to announ While Most of the Newspapers in Andhra and All Over India were printed and circulated from here only. [131], Beaches along the coastline of the Bay of Bengal include RK Beach, Rushikonda Beach and Mangamaripeta Beach. In the legislative elections Mr. Ganesh Kumar of TDP was elected to the Assembly from Visakhapatnam South[87] segment in 2014 and 2019 polls. GATE office put 4 option to … Soil type is red soils with clay base, pockets of acidic soils, laterite soils, Soils with PH 4-5. [29], About 16 km (9.9 mi) from Visakhapatnam is Thotlakonda, a Buddhist complex situated on top of a hill. Coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh: The state government has announced that 97 mandals in Andhra Pradesh to be Red Zone areas. Some of the religious sites are also of great importance like Simhachalam temple of Lord Narasimha 16 km (9.9 mi) north of the city,[134][135] and Sri Kanaka Maha Lakshmi Temple. IMU is poised to play a role in the development of human resources for the maritime sector. [99], In the year 2015, the municipal corporation generates 920 tons of waste per day (DPR on MSW). On 7 May 2020, the city suffered an industrial accident when a polymer plant leaked toxic styrene gas, as it restarted operations after the Coronavirus lockdown. A shipping merchant, Sankarayya Chetty, built one of the mandapams (pillared halls) of the temple. List of all Mandals in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh state with details of Population, Religion, Literacy and Sex Ratio. If a COVID-19 case hasn’t been reported in a containment zone in the past 6-14 days, it comes under the active category. [27] It is still referred to as Vizag by locals too, however since independence, people have reverted to calling it by its Indian name of Visakhapatnam. It is the 9th richest city in India. Excavation carried out from 1982 to 1987 revealed a Buddhist establishment including a mahachaitya embedded with relic caskets,[clarification needed] a large vihara complex, numerous votive stupas, a stone-pillared congregation and rectangular halls and a refectory. Coastal Andhra is divided into 9 districts: East Godavari, West Godavari, Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, Sri Potti Sri Ramulu Nellore, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, and Visakhapatnam. Control over the city fluctuated between the Chola Dynasty of Tamil Nadu and the Gajapati Kingdom of Odisha[17][18] until its conquest by the Vijayanagara Empire in the 15th century. It is one of the four smart cities of Andhra Pradesh selected under Smart Cities Mission. The area practised Buddhism in the ancient past, as evidenced by the many Buddhist sangharamas in the outlying areas but the population of Buddhists has waned, with approximately 0.03% population in the entire city based on the recent census. At Ligalametta there are hundreds of rock-cut monolithic stupas in rows, spread across the hill. The territory of Visakhapatnam then came under the Andhra rulers of Vengi, and Chalukyas and Pallavas ruled the land. Stay tuned to Yo! © 2020 DSA Media Publications - Brewed with ♥ by ideafirst. Formerly, the body was called Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation. SC Corporation, Visakhapatnam - Four Wheeler Mini Trucks Mobile Dispensing units for Door Delivery of PDS Tender for the works relating to special summary revision of Electoral Rolls-2021 SC-ST BACKLOG RECRUITMENT 2016 : LIST OF ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES TO ATTEND CERTIFICATE VERIFICATION FOR THE POST OF TYPIST IN SC(W) It lies between the Eastern Ghats and the coast of the Bay of Bengal. Although it no longer exists (possibly washed away about 100 years ago by a cyclonic storm), elderly residents of Visakhapatnam remember visits to the ancient shrine by their grandparents (although author Ganapatiraju Atchuta Rama Raju denies this).[31]. [96] The city is divided into 14 blocks according to contours and each block is served by separate reservoirs. GVMC Zones List. Zone 1 (1-6 Wards) Zone 2 (7-18 Wards) Zone 3 (19-30 Wards) Zone 4 (31-49 Wards) Zone 5 (50-65 Wards) Zone 6 (66-72 Wards) 2016. Visakhapatnam: The long wait seems to be coming to an end. [73], In 2019, the Planning wing of the Visakhapatnam Metropolitan Region Development Authority (VMRDA) started preparing a ‘perspective plan’ which is a 30-year strategic plan, apart from the master plan 2041. [16] Archaeological records suggest that the present city was built around the 11th and 12th centuries C.E. [16] In the 16th century it was conquered by the Mughals. Atchutapuram and Rambilli Mandals, Visakhapatnam District in the State of Andhra Pradesh: Multi-product: 98: S. O. [108] Sunrise Startup Village, an incubation centre;[109] Fintech Valley Vizag were established to promote visakhapatnam as Global Financial-Tech (Fintech) Capital in the Andhra Pradesh state. [159] Andhra University is the only autonomous college approved under Universities Grant Commission scheme. The decision comes four days after a BJP delegation from the state met Goyal in the national capital demanding formation of a railway zone. The Bavikonda site is considered one of the oldest Buddhist sites in Asia. and the city finds mention in ancient texts such as the 4th century B.C.E. Find out Pin Code or postal code list of all Pin Code zones of Visakhapatnam district. by the Chola Dynasty king Kulothunga I. Visakhapatnam Airport (IATA: VTZ, ICAO: VOTZ) had served a total of 2,358,029 passengers, an increase of 30.7% from previous year. [144] It serves an average of 20,000–25,000 passengers daily and may rise up to 40,000 during festivals. Apart from the structures, Buddhist treasures excavated include nine Satavahana and five Roman silver coins, terracotta tiles, stucco decorative pieces, sculptured panels, miniature stupa models in stone, Buddha padas depicted with ashtamangala symbols (i.e. VIJAYAWADA: Nearly two weeks after classifying 11 districts of Andhra Pradesh as red zones, the Union health ministry has now moved six districts to orange zones. Others are Yarada, Bheemili, Lawson's Bay, Tenneti, Sagar Nagar, Thotlakonda and Gangavaram beaches. The Corporation will have six zones. [24][25] During the East India Company rule in India, the city was known with the name, Vizagapatam. [130] Adding one more feather to its cap, Visakhapatnam is home to India's tallest musical fountain opened in the central park. On the hillock (which overlooks the coastline) are 16 rock-cut cisterns for collecting rainwater. Most notable areas of the city include urban areas like Allipuram, Arilova, Asilmetta, Dwaraka Nagar, Gajuwaka, Gopalapatnam, Jagadamba Centre, Lawsons Bay Colony, Maddilapalem, Madhurawada, MVP Colony, Rushikonda, Seethammadhara, Siripuram and semi-rural suburbs such as Anakapalle, Bheemunipatnam, Duvvada, Parawada, Pendurthi and Thagarapuvalasa . [11] "Vizagapatam" could also be spelled Visakhapatnam in the West European alphabet. The state of Andhra Pradesh is divided into 13 administrative districts spread across two unofficial regions - Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema. Visakhapatnam Zone, GST Bhavan, Port Area, Visakhapatnam- 530 035. [71], The GVMC estimates a budget of Rs 4,171 crore (including an opening balance of Rs 149 crore) for the financial year 2020–21. Kurnool, Guntur, Nellore, Prakasam, Krishna , YSR Kadapa, East Godavari, West Godavari, Chittoor, Visakhapatnam and Anantapur have been listed under Red Zones in Andhra … [24], Visakhapatnam's history stretches back to the 6th century B.C.E. The Buddhist settlement found here is estimated to date back from the first century BC to the second century AD. [112], There are many national and multi–national IT/ITes and fintech firms such as IBM, Wipro, Tech Mahindra, Kenexa, Infotech, Conduent, Cyient, Paytm, Concentrix, Sutherland, HSBC, etc. [41] The total slum population covers 44.61% of the total population which implies 770,971 people reside in slums. The first zone which will be having the area of Madhurawada will … : 0891-2561450 Fax No. Vizianagaram; The list will be revised every week and communicated to the states and Union Territories for further follow-up action. Part of the city is known by its colonial British name, Waltair; during the colonial era, the city's hub was the Waltair railway station and a part of the city is still called Waltair. [72] The Revenue Department of GVMC generates its revenue by levying of Property Tax, Vacant Land Tax and it is collection and dealing with Remunerative Enterprises, Water Charges etc. Here the Buddhist habitation is noticed on a 16 ha flat terraced area. Candidates may check their nearest exam city which they will fill as first choice while filled GATE 2021 application form. Dr. Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy International Cricket Stadium is the home of Andhra Cricket Association. VISAKHAPATNAM: As many as six cases of Covid-19 were reported from Vizag on Sunday, the highest spike in a single day. Global Economic Zones (GEZ) Expo & Convention 2019 Details of Vaccent Land / Builtup Space in VSEZ as on 25.02.2019 Reimbursement of CST/TED/DBK claims dated 19-12-2017. GVMC Zones List. It is also the most populated and largest city of Andhra Pradesh. The Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) conducted a survey on the number of division of wards by City Planning department and came to a conclusion that the number of wards to be 72 within its limits.. Apart from the local language, there are also English papers such as, The Hindu, The Times of India, Deccan Chronicle, The Hindu Business Line, The New Indian Express and The Hans India. [136] Road and rail are preferred for long-distance commuting and are supported by Dwaraka bus station and Visakhapatnam railway station respectively. Annexure to Trade Notice No. The Corporation will have six zones. [154] The Central Board of Secondary Education, Secondary School Certificate or the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education are the different types of syllabus followed by different schools. [110][111] Millennium IT Towers 1 is inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Nara Chandrababu Naidu on 15 Feb 2019 and Millennium IT Towers 2 is in pipeline to promote fintech investments in the city. [68] The present municipal commissioner of the city is G Srijana. [citation needed], Bavikonda is an important Buddhist heritage site located on a hill about 15 km, northeast from Visakhapatnam city. It is located 15 km (9.3 mi) from Visakhapatnam and is a significant Buddhist site. Visakhapatnam, on Thursday, witnessed its COVID-19 tally cross the 1000-mark. Last Updated: 16th April, 2020 08:32 IST COVID-19 Red Zones: List Of Districts Classified As 'hotspots' & 'hotspots With Clusters' Health Ministry said the Districts of the country have been classified into three categories — hot spot districts, non-hot spot districts and green districts A new base at INS Rambilli is being built on 5,000 acres (20 km2) with an investment of ₹15 billion (US$210 million), as the first dedicated submarine base in India. In September 1804, British and French squadrons fought the naval Battle of Vizagapatam near the harbour. . Degree & P.G College, Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam, Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, Indian Maritime University - Visakhapatnam Campus, Pydah College of Engineering and Technology, Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Rani Chandramani Devi Government Hospital, Dr. Y. S. 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A piece of bone stored in an urn recovered here is believed to belong to the mortal remains of the Buddha. VISAKHAPATNAM: The four new cases on Friday and Saturday have sent the alarm bells ringing in Visakhapatnam and have ensured that the number of containment zones … For administrative convenience the city is divided into 7 zones comprising 80 wards; The Mayor heads the council which meets once every month. The usual seafood exporting capacity of the harbour is 115,000 tonnes (127,000 short tons)[102] and during the FY 2015, it topped seafood exports in terms of value among other ports. S. No: Name of Developer: Type of SEZ: Location: District: Date of Notification: Total Extent (in Acres) Total Extent (in Hec) 1)Notified: 1: Divi’s Laboratories Limited The Eastern Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh Limited (APEPDCL) supplies power to the city of Visakhapatnam. Other such names are, Kulotungapatnam, named by the Chola King Kulotuna I; Ishakapatnam, based on a Muslim Saint, Syed Ali Madani (Ishak Madani). European merchants from France, Holland and the East India Company used the natural port to export tobacco, paddy, coal, iron ore, ivory, muslin and other textile products. Of the 92 municipalities in Seemandhra, TDP won 65 municipalities and YSR Congress nineteen. The Complete List Of Coronavirus “Red Zones” Declared By Govt, Check Your District by Arti Ghargi April 16, 2020 April 16, 2020 Hotspots or red zones are districts or cities where more than 80 per cent of the country or state’s positive cases have been reported. [88] For Vizag East Mr. Ramakrishna Babu Velgapudi was elected. Excavations have revealed three kinds of structural remains: religious, secular and civil. and the 3rd century A.D. Bavikonda has remains of an entire Buddhist complex, comprising 26 structures belonging to three phases. For administrative convenience the city is divided into 7 zones comprising 80 wards; The Mayor heads the council which meets once every month. Entertainment zones, Multiplex, Mini Auditoriums, Daycare centres are the few in the list of futuristic plans. [17][18] Control passed to the British Raj in 1804 and it remained under British colonial rule until India's independence in 1947. [69], The executive wing has departments for Engineering, Public health, revenue, town planning, horticulture, education, finance, general administration, projects, IT E governance and Urban Community Development. V/39/16/2017-CC(VZ)Estt.P.F.I Page 6 of 13 01 Maharanipeta This Range will have jurisdiction over GVMC Ward no.
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