Kadapa Municipal Corporation

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Kadapa Municipal Corporation
Kadapa Municipal Corporation Logo.jpg
Type
Type
Leadership
Corporation Commissioner
C.Obulesh
Kothamaddi Suresh Babu
Website
Kadapa Municipal Corporation

Kadapa Municipal Corporation (KMC) is the civic body that governs the city of Kadapa in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is one of the oldest municipalities of the state, constituted in the year 1868 and was upgraded to corporation in 2004.[1]

History[edit]

The municipality of Kadapa was constituted as a III–Grade in the year 1868. It was then upgraded to II–Grade in 1958 and Special Grade in 1980. It was upgraded to corporation on 17 November 2004.[2]

Jurisdiction[edit]

The municipal corporation has an area of 164.08 square kilometres (63.35 sq mi).[3]

Civic administration[edit]

The area of Kadapa Municipal Corporation is 164.08 km2 (63.35 sq mi). The Corporation is administered by an elected body headed by the Mayor. The corporation population as per the 2011 census was 344078. The present commissioner of the corporation is C.Obulesh and the mayor is Kothamaddi Suresh Babu.[4][5]

Public services[edit]

The Kadapa Municipal Corporation provides drinking water to the public and its Per Capita water supply per day is 120 LPCD. It has 3 public parks, secondary schools, elementary schools and many other services including colleges, playgrounds etc.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brief about Kadapa Municipal Corporation". Kadapa Municipal Corporation. Retrieved 12 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Kadapa Municipal Corporation at a Glance" (PDF). Kadapa Municipal Corporation. Retrieved 12 February 2016.
  3. ^ ":: Kadapa Municipal Corporation". Cdma.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 24 October 2014.
  4. ^ http://www.kadapamunicipalcorporation.org/
  5. ^ Special Correspondent. "YSRC's Suresh Babu is Kadapa Mayor". The Hindu. Retrieved 24 October 2014.
  6. ^ ":: KADAPA MUNICIPAL CORPORATION". Cdma.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 24 October 2014.