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Visakhapatnam District : Andhra Pradesh

About District


Visakhapatnam District is one of the North Eastern Coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh. It is bounded on the North partly by the Orissa State and partly by Vizianagaram District, on the South by East Godavari District,on the West by Orissa State and on the East by Bay of Bengal. It is the second largest city and it is primarily an industrial city, apart from being a port city. It is also home to the Eastern Naval Command.The population of the district is 38.32 lakhs as per 2001 Census.The Geographical area of the District is 11161 Sq. KM. The District presents two distinct Geographic divisions. The strip of the land along the coast and the interior called the plains division and hilly area of the Eastern Ghats flanking it on the North and West called the Agency Division.At present Visakhapatnam District comprise of 3 Revenue Divisions, and 43 Revenue Mandals.It is often called the best tourism destination in Andhra Pradesh.From Lakes to cool Beaches, from beautiful Hill Ranges to Caves and Valleys, Visakhapatnam has them all.The district has many tourism spots that represent the Culture and Heritage of the true India.

District at a Glance


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