Achanta

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Achanta
ఆచంట
village
Achanta is located in Andhra Pradesh
Achanta
Achanta
Achanta is located in India
Achanta
Achanta
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°35′54″N 81°48′42″E / 16.59836°N 81.81162°E / 16.59836; 81.81162Coordinates: 16°35′54″N 81°48′42″E / 16.59836°N 81.81162°E / 16.59836; 81.81162
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District West Godavari
Talukas Achanta
Population (2001)
 • Total 23,358
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 534123
Vehicle registration AP

Achanta is a village in West Godavari district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Achanta is a village located in Godavari river basin (Andhra Pradesh, India) Map near towns like Palakollu,Tanuku, Bhimavaram.Near this village there are so many godavari towns like Narsapur,Siddhantam and Koderu. The Umaramalingeswaraswamy temple in Achanta is famous. People usually called it peddagudi. Mahasivarathri festival is celebrated for 5 days every year. Food is distributed on all these days. Achanta is a mandal headquarter and also an Assembly seat. The nearest Godavari river bay is Koderu with in 6 Km and Siddantham with in 8 km.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mandal wise list of villages in West Godavari district" (PDF). Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. National Informatics Centre. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 February 2015. Retrieved 8 March 2016.