Kodumur

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Kodumur
village
Kodumur is located in Andhra Pradesh
Kodumur
Kodumur
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 15°41′00″N 77°47′00″E / 15.6833°N 77.7833°E / 15.6833; 77.7833Coordinates: 15°41′00″N 77°47′00″E / 15.6833°N 77.7833°E / 15.6833; 77.7833
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Kurnool
Talukas Kodumur
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kodumur is a village and a Mandal in Kurnool district in the state of Andhra Pradesh in India.[1]

Geography[edit]

Kodumuru has an average elevation of 342 meters (1125 feet). It includes the village of Amadaguntla, and is 35 km from Kurnool. It is on the way to Mantralayam from Kurnool.

Gadwal Sarees are manufactured in Kodumuru. Recently the Indian Government has proposed to set up a handloom park in Kodumuru to save weavers from starvation and in the process help the survival of Gadwal sarees.

The STD code of Kodumur is 08525, and the postal code is 518464.

One speciality in Kodumur is the Venkateswara temple on the Konda rayudu hill, where the scorpions are offered (As Naivedya ) to Idol. Here is one more attraction and visiting place is VAALLEMMA TEMPLE. She is a powerful goddess in a small temple located at Hundri river bed. it is super villiage and nice mandal

Panchayats[edit]

The following is the list of village panchayats in Kodumur mandal.

1) Amadaguntla 2) Anugonda 3) Gorantla 4) Kallaparri 5) Krishnapuram 6) Laddagiri 7) Mudumalagurthy 8) Pulakurthy 9) Pyalakurthy 10) Varkur 11) Venkatagiri 12) Yerradoddi 13) Kothur Anugonda Famous Village.

Education[edit]

In Kodumur there are several schools and colleges, Among those several government primary schools are there and one Z.P Boys High School, one Z.P Girls High School and a Govt Junior College.

There are 2 B.Ed colleges in Kodumur.

Recently One B.Ed college and a private Junior college have established in Kodumur

Business:

Kodumur is also well known for its unique text tile business. There are big cloth merchants like Kedernath textiles, Sree Neela Kanteswara silk house, Sree Gopala Krishna silk house etc.., This is the center of the business for the people from the villages around the kodumur town to do retail business.

Balaji Coffee Depo is one of the famous coffee powder retailer owned by Dagudu Nagaraju.

Doctors: There are 2 famous humanity doctors one of them is Dr. C.Ashok kumar MBBS, other children specialist doctor is late Dr. Kesava Rao.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Sub-Districts". Census of India. Retrieved 2007-05-17.