Kovur, Nellore

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Kovur
Town
Kovur is located in Andhra Pradesh
Kovur
Kovur
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 14°29′00″N 79°59′00″E / 14.4833°N 79.9833°E / 14.4833; 79.9833Coordinates: 14°29′00″N 79°59′00″E / 14.4833°N 79.9833°E / 14.4833; 79.9833
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Nellore
Elevation 15 m (49 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 48,512
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 524137
Telephone code 08622

Kovur is a census town and Mandal headquarters in Nellore district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Kovur is located at 14°29′00″N 79°59′00″E / 14.4833°N 79.9833°E / 14.4833; 79.9833.[1] It has an average elevation of 15 meters (52 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[2] had a population of 48,512. Males constitute 52.6.7% of the population and females 47.4%. Kovur has an average literacy rate of 79%, higher than the national average of 68.7%: male literacy is 82.14%, and female literacy is 78.11%.

Assembly constituency[edit]

Kovur is an assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh and biggest in Nellore District. There are 2,53,095 registered voters in Kovur constituency in 2009 elections.

Elected members[edit]

List of elected members:[3]

  • 1978 - Pellakuru Ramachandra Reddy
  • 1983, 1985 and 1989 - Nallapareddy Sreenivasulu Reddy
  • 1993, 1994 and 1999 - Nallapareddy Prasanna Kumar Reddy [4]
  • 2004 - polamreddy srenivasulu reddy
  • 2009 - Nallapareddy Prasanna Kumar Reddy
  • 2012- Nallapareddy prasanna kumar Reddy

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