Andra, Vizianagaram

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Andra
Village
Andra is located in Andhra Pradesh
Andra
Andra
Andra is located in India
Andra
Andra
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 18°21′00″N 83°12′00″E / 18.3500°N 83.2000°E / 18.3500; 83.2000Coordinates: 18°21′00″N 83°12′00″E / 18.3500°N 83.2000°E / 18.3500; 83.2000
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Vizianagaram
Elevation 127 m (417 ft)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration AP-35

Andra (Telugu: ఆండ్ర) is a village and panchayat in Mentada mandal, Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is located about 7 km from Mentada and about 34 km from Vizianagaram city.[1]

Geography[edit]

Andhra is located at 18°21′00″N 83°12′00″E / 18.3500°N 83.2000°E / 18.3500; 83.2000.[2] It has an average elevation of 127 meters (419 feet).

Andra Reservoir Project[edit]

  • Andra Reservoir Project[3] was constructed across River Champavathi. It is located near Andra village. It was constructed during 1983-2000. The Project utilizes 0.980 TMC of the available water and the Reservoir Storage Capacity is about 0.9 TMC. The total ayacut of 9,426 acres (3,815 ha) has been stabilised in Bondapalli, Gajapathinagaram and Mentada Mandals.

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