Puttur, Andhra Pradesh

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Puttur
పుత్తూరు
Town
Puttur
The central view of the town
Puttur is located in Andhra Pradesh
Puttur
Puttur
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 13°27′N 79°33′E / 13.45°N 79.55°E / 13.45; 79.55Coordinates: 13°27′N 79°33′E / 13.45°N 79.55°E / 13.45; 79.55
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Chittoor
Government
 • YCP R.K Roja
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 54,092
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 517583
Telephone code +91–8577
Vehicle registration AP-03
Website Puttur Municipality

Puttur is a census town and mandal headquarters in Chittoor district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.Puttur is known for its natural bone setting hospital.The first railway line in Andhra Pradesh state was laid from Renigunta to Puttur. Puttur is also known for mangoes cultivated in surrounding villages.

Geography[edit]

Portico of an old house in Peddapuram town

Puttur is located at 13°27′N 79°33′E / 13.45°N 79.55°E / 13.45; 79.55.[2] It has an average elevation of 144 metres (472 feet).

Puttur is situated on the way from Tirupati to Chennai. It is situated at distance of 35 km from Tirupathi and 11 km from Nagari and 18 kilometres from Andhra Pradesh's border with Tamil Nadu.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India Search details". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 10 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Puttur

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