Porumamilla

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Porumamilla
Porumamilla is located in Andhra Pradesh
Porumamilla
Porumamilla
Porumamilla is located in India
Porumamilla
Porumamilla
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 15°01′00″N 78°59′00″E / 15.0167°N 78.9833°E / 15.0167; 78.9833Coordinates: 15°01′00″N 78°59′00″E / 15.0167°N 78.9833°E / 15.0167; 78.9833
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Kadapa
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 516193
Telephone code 08569
Vehicle registration AP

Porumamilla is a small town in Kadapa district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is famous for sound quality of burnt clay bricks near around here. It is located in Porumamilla mandal of Rajampeta revenue division.[1]

Geography[edit]

Porumamilla is located at 15°01′00″N 78°59′00″E / 15.0167°N 78.9833°E / 15.0167; 78.9833[2] near Badvel. It has an average elevation of 176 meters (580 feet).

History[edit]

According to the Mahābhārata, Porumamilla got its name from a battle that took place here between Bhima and Bakasura.

Educational Institutions[edit]

In the recent times, Porumamilla has become an educational hub in the Badvel constituency of Kadapa district. Schools:

  • Sri Vengamamba school
  • Holy Rosary English Medium High School
  • RCM High School
  • St.Antony s English Medium High School
  • OLF Girls' High School
  • Sri Maharshi High School
  • Little Angels School
  • Vijaya High School

Colleges

  • Porumamilla Government College
  • Krishna Sharada Degree College
  • Sri Venkateswaqr D.Ed College
  • Sri Dattasai Junior College

Technical Standards..

  • GLOBAL COMPUTER TRAINING CENTRE

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Revenue Divisions and Mandals". Official website of YSR Kadapa District. National Informatics Centre- Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 23 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics.Porumamilla