Porumamilla

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Porumamilla
Porumamilla is located in Andhra Pradesh
Porumamilla
Porumamilla
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Porumamilla is located in India
Porumamilla
Porumamilla
Porumamilla (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
CountryIndia
StateAndhra Pradesh
DistrictKadapa
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
516193
Telephone code08569
Vehicle registrationAP 04

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.

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