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Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
Region Coastal Andhra
District Krishna
Named for Paddy feilds
 • Body Panchayat
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code +91-866-XXX XXXX

Thotlavalluru is a village and Mandal in Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Thotlavalluru also called as Valluru and it is on the Bank of krishna river.


Thotlavalluru's economy is based on agriculture, mainly majority is paddy, and sugar cane. The land is very fertile, and Krishna river added assert to the fields

Civic administration[edit]

Thotlavalluru is run by the Panchayat of Thotlavalluru, village is divided into 14 wards and 2 main regions as South Valluru and North Valluru. Thotlavalluru is also Mandal,under this 19 villages are there including South Valluru and North Valluru.



Thotlavalluru is nearby one of the main city of ap which is vijayawada and it is just 20 km away. Vijayawada is an important link connecting the three regions of Andhra Pradesh and is a major transit point. It is connected to other areas of the state by state highways and district roads. Pandit Nehru bus station is the second largest bus station in Asia next to Chennai. The APSRTC-run city buses and auto rickshaws are the main mode of public transport. APSRTC is running buses to vijayawada and vuyyuru(it is nearby municipality).


Thotlavalluru also having nearby railway station is Vijayawada Junction.Vijayawada Junction is an important junction of South central railway zone The New look of Vijayawada Railway Station Vijayawada Junction is the heart of Indian Railways & also the biggest railway junction in India and contributes the highest revenues in the South Central Railway region. Situated along the Chennai – Howrah and Chennai – Delhi rail route, Vijayawada Junction is the largest railway junction on the South Central Railway network. Vijayawada junction had been given A-1 status by the central government.[23] Madhuranagar, Gunadala, Rayanapadu, Kondapalli, Nidamanuru, Krishna canal junction Ramavarappadu, Kolanukonda, Mangalagiri, Gannavaram are the other railway stations in the city. The railway station has ten platforms for passenger trains and is the only station to have five entrance gates with booking counters in India and it is the busiest station to handle more than 320 trains including both passenger and freight trains per day next to Howrah and Mumbai.


Thotlavalluru is having nearby domestic airport at Gannavaram, about 30 km from village, connects Vijayawada to Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi. Vijayawada Airport is served by Jet Airways, SpiceJet and Air India. Annually, about 380,000 passengers use this airport. The Air Costa airlines is going to start flights from Vijayawada to Hyderabad, Chennai, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad and Jaipur from October 2013 and is planning to start services to Pune, Goa, Madurai, Trivandrum and Visakhapatnam soon.


In village one theater is there.Telugu films have the only market here.


Water and waste collection services are provided by Thotlavalluru Panchayat. Fire fighting services are maintained by the Andhra Pradesh Fire Services Department. There are at present in vuyyuru which is 8 km away from the village. India Post provides physical mail services and Postal services too.


Education in Thotlavalluru is implemented by the government and private institutions.
There are 2 private schools are there up to Upper primary.
Government schools in the Thotlavalluru are:

  • High schools: 1 ( English/Telugu medium)
  • Upper primary schools: 1
  • Elementary schools: 3 (1 Urdu medium, 2 Telugu(approximately))
  • Students: 450 (approximately)
  • Teachers: 40(approximately)


The Government general hospital is located in Thotlavalluru.Right now Vuyyuru is the medical centre for the neighbouring villages like Thotlavalluru.

Canals and Natural Resources[edit]

A canal flows throw the village and another one is very near which is called as bandar canal(bandar kaaluva) Thotlavalluru is on the bank of Krishna River.During the summer season Sand digging is the prime revenue for the government. All through April and May sand digging contracts will be sold by the government under the panchayat limits.

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Coordinates: 16°21′18″N 80°46′27″E / 16.35500°N 80.77417°E / 16.35500; 80.77417