Thullur

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Thullur
తుళ్ళూరు
Thullur is located in Andhra Pradesh
Thullur
Thullur
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°31′39″N 80°28′05″E / 16.5275°N 80.4681°E / 16.5275; 80.4681Coordinates: 16°31′39″N 80°28′05″E / 16.5275°N 80.4681°E / 16.5275; 80.4681
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
Region Coastal Andhra
District Guntur
Elevation[1] 27 m (89 ft)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 7,794
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 522 237
Telephone code +91–8645
Vehicle registration AP-07

Thullur is a Village in the Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh, India. Government of Andhra Pradesh has announced that the new capital of Andhra Pradesh will be set up in this region of Guntur district.[3] [4] It announced that along with Thullur another 14 villages from Thullur mandal would be included in the new capital. It is located 4 km from Krishna River. Vijayawada and Guntur are the nearest cities to Thullur.

Geography[edit]

Major crops grown in this region include Tobacco, Chili, Cotton, Lemon, Guava, Coconut, Sugar Cane, Jasminum sambac, Sapote and Banana. Irrigation water is provided through the Rayapudi Lift Irrigation and Thullur Lift Irrigation Projects.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Census of India, the town had a population of 7,794, of which males are 3,865, females are 3,929 and the population under 6 years of age are 700. The average literacy rate stands at 69.43 percent, with 4,925 literates.[2]

Transport[edit]

Thullur is located on Vijayawada and Amaravati route.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elevation for Pedakurapadu". Veloroutes. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 26 July 2014. 
  3. ^ Deccan Herald (3 November 2014). "AP capital to come up in Guntur". Deccan Herald. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 
  4. ^ Business Standard (3 November 2014). "Action Plan". Business Standard. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 

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