Gundala, Khammam

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Gundala
గుండాల
city
Gundala is located in Andhra Pradesh
Gundala
Gundala
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 17°54′30″N 80°30′57″E / 17.9084°N 80.5159°E / 17.9084; 80.5159Coordinates: 17°54′30″N 80°30′57″E / 17.9084°N 80.5159°E / 17.9084; 80.5159
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Khammam
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Gundala is a sub-division of Khammam District of Andhra Pradesh state in India. It is located at and is near the town of Kothagudem.[1] The headquarters of the sub-division are in the village of Gundala. The sub-division has 17 villages under its administration.[2] Markode, Muthapuram and Lingagudem are the other populated regions in the mandal.

History[edit]

Kistapuram[3] and Padugonigudem[4] villages in Gundala Taluk of the district were rich in Megalithic cultural remnants explored and discovered recently.

Population[edit]

Gundala sub-division has a population of 23,817, while the village of Gundala has a population of 2,813 (2001 census)[5]

Literacy[edit]

The subdivision has a literacy rate of 35.1%, while the village of Gundala has a literacy rate of 48.1% .(2001 census)[6] The subdivision shows a low literacy rate as compared to the Khammam district's average.

Villages in Gundala mandal[edit]

*Lingagudem

  • Sayanapalle
  • Chinna Venkatapuram
  • Damarathogu
  • Dongathogu
  • Adavi Ramavaram
  • Pedda Venkatapuram
  • Allapalle
  • Ramanujagudem
  • Rayapadu
  • Rayalankapadu
  • Mamakannu
  • Tirlapuram
  • Markodu
  • Muthapuram
  • Konavarigudem
  • Gundala
  • Galaba
  • Settipalle
  • Kachanapalle
  • Jagguthanda
  • Ananthogu

padugonigudem

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=17.9084&lon=80.5159&zoom=14&layers=B000FTT
  2. ^ http://khammam.nic.in/html/Developmental%20Activites/population2001.htm
  3. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/three-megalithic-sites-discovered/article2918017.ece
  4. ^ http://www.hindu.com/2011/04/22/stories/2011042263190600.htm
  5. ^ http://khammam.nic.in/html/Developmental%20Activites/population2001.htm
  6. ^ http://khammam.nic.in/html/Developmental%20Activites/population2001.htm