Harishchandrapuram

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Harishchandrapuram
village
Harishchandrapuram is located in Andhra Pradesh
Harishchandrapuram
Harishchandrapuram
Harishchandrapuram is located in India
Harishchandrapuram
Harishchandrapuram
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 18°28′45″N 84°07′18″E / 18.479212°N 84.121649°E / 18.479212; 84.121649Coordinates: 18°28′45″N 84°07′18″E / 18.479212°N 84.121649°E / 18.479212; 84.121649
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Srikakulam
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Harishchandapuram is an Indian village and panchayat, located in Kotabommali mandal in Srikakulam district, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Harischandrapuram is located on National Highway 5. Harischandrapuram railway station is in Chennai-Howrah mainline of East Coast Railway, Indian Railways. Passenger trains that run from Palasa towards Visakhapatnam halt at Harishchandrapuram station.

Demographics[edit]

According to Indian census, 2001, the demographic details of Harichandrapuram village is as follows:

  • Total Population: 4,324 in 970 Households
  • Male Population: 2,138 and Female Population: 2,186
  • Children Under 6-years of age: 614 (Boys - 303 and Girls - 311)
  • Total Literates: 1,935

Assembly constituency[edit]

Harishchandrapuram is an assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh.

List of Elected Members:

Harischandrapuram Assembly candidates details :
Year Winner Candidate Party Votes Runner Candidate Party Votes Margin(Majority)
2004 Kinjarapu Atchan Naidu TDP 70,601 Duvvada Nagavali INC 33,063 37,538
  • 1967 - Krishna Murthy Kinjarapu
  • 1972 and 1978 - Kannipally Appla Narasimha Bhuktha
  • 1983, 1985, 1989 and 1994 - Yerrannaidu Kinjarapu.[1]
  • 1999 and 2004 - Atchan Naidu Kinjarapu.[2]

Transport[edit]

A waterway categorised as class–III is planned from Pulichintala to Prakasam Barrage, connects Harishchandrapuram with Ibrahimpatnam.[3]

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