Penamaluru

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Penamaluru
Penamaluru Panchayat Office
Penamaluru Panchayat Office
Penamaluru is located in Andhra Pradesh
Penamaluru
Penamaluru
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°28′05″N 80°43′10″E / 16.46806°N 80.71944°E / 16.46806; 80.71944Coordinates: 16°28′05″N 80°43′10″E / 16.46806°N 80.71944°E / 16.46806; 80.71944
CountryIndia
StateAndhra Pradesh
DistrictKrishna
MandalPenamaluru
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total13,170
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationAP–16
Lok Sabha constituencyMachilipatnam

Penamaluru is a neighbourhood of Vijayawada in Krishna district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is the mandal headquarters of Penamaluru mandal in Vijayawada revenue division.[2] As per the G.O. No. M.S.104 (dated:23-03-2017), Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department, it became a part of Vijayawada metropolitan area.[3][4]

Etymology[edit]

The village got its name by Pinamalleswarudu and previously known as Mathab Ka Penamaluru.[citation needed]

Government and politics[edit]

Penamaluru is represented by Penamaluru (Assembly constituency) for Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly. Bode Prasad is the present MLA of the constituency representing Telugu Desam Party.[5][6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  2. ^ "District Census Handbook - Guntur" (PDF). Census of India. p. 16,394. Retrieved 8 January 2016.
  3. ^ Reporter, Staff. "Vijayawada, 19 other contiguous areas notified as Metropolitan Area". The Hindu. Retrieved 27 March 2017.
  4. ^ "Welcome to Government Order Issue Register". goir.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 27 March 2017.
  5. ^ "MLA". AP State Portal. Retrieved 12 October 2014.
  6. ^ "Penamaluru Assembly 2014 Election Results". Elections.in. Retrieved 13 October 2014.