Kancharapalem

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Kancharapalem
Neighbourhood
Kancharapalem Road
Kancharapalem Road
Kancharapalem is located in Andhra Pradesh
Kancharapalem
Kancharapalem
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 17°44′10″N 83°16′14″E / 17.736212°N 83.270561°E / 17.736212; 83.270561Coordinates: 17°44′10″N 83°16′14″E / 17.736212°N 83.270561°E / 17.736212; 83.270561
Country India
StateAndhra Pradesh
DistrictVisakhapatnam
Government
 • BodyGreater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
530008

Kancharapalem is a locality in the city of Visakhapatnam, India. Kancharapalem is an old settlement of Visakhapatanam. It is divided into many parts with caste-dominated parts formed with respective caste names like Gavara kancharapalem, Golla Kancharapalem, Reddy Kancharapalem.[1]

It has the oldest railway locomotive shed, the first Industrial estate of Visakhapatnam, Govt. Industrial training Institute. GOVT polytechnic college, railway quarters, port and Navy quarters located in this area.

Transport[edit]

APSRTC Buses access in every part of the city.

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