Renigunta

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Renigunta
Census Town
Padmavathi Express near Renigunta
Padmavathi Express near Renigunta
Renigunta is located in Andhra Pradesh
Renigunta
Renigunta
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 13°39′N 79°31′E / 13.65°N 79.52°E / 13.65; 79.52Coordinates: 13°39′N 79°31′E / 13.65°N 79.52°E / 13.65; 79.52
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Chittoor
Mandal Renigunta
Elevation 107 m (351 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 26,031
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 517520
Telephone code +91–877
Vehicle registration AP–03

Renigunta is a census town in Chittoor District of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a suburb of Tirupati and the mandal headquarters of Renigunta mandal.[2]

Transport[edit]

The town has road connectivity by means of national and state highways. NH 716 connects the town with Chennai in Tamil Nadu and National Highway 71 passes through the town that connects Madanapalle with Nayudupeta road..[3] Bus services operated by APSRTC provides local transport for the people. Renigunta Junction is one of the main junctions that connects Chennai-Bangalore line and the Guntakal–Chennai Egmore section of Mumbai-Chennai line. It is also connected to Gudur on the Vijayawada-Chennai line of Howrah-Chennai main line.[4] Tirupati Airport serves passengers of Tirupati.[5]

Education[edit]

The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state.[6][7] The medium of instruction followed by different schools are English, Telugu.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India Search details". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 10 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Chittoor District Mandals" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 452, 510. Retrieved 19 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "List of National Highways passing through A.P. State". Roads and Buildings Department. Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 11 February 2016. 
  4. ^ "Renigunta station map". India Rail Info. Retrieved 24 February 2015. 
  5. ^ "Traffic Statistics – International Passengers" (PDF). Airports Authority of India. Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India. Retrieved 24 February 2015. 
  6. ^ "School Eduvation Department" (PDF). School Education Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 7 November 2016. 
  7. ^ "The Department of School Education – Official AP State Government Portal | AP State Portal". www.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 7 November 2016.