VGTM Urban Development Authority

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VGTM Urban Development Authority
Agency overview
Superseding agency
TypeUrban Planning Agency
JurisdictionGovernment of Andhra Pradesh
16°30′30″N 80°38′30″E / 16.50833°N 80.64167°E / 16.50833; 80.64167
Parent agencyGovernment of Andhra Pradesh

VGTM Urban Development Authority is an urban planning agency. VGTM is the abbreviation of VijayawadaGunturTenaliMangalagiri. It was formed in the year to 1978.[1][2]


VGTMUDA has its jurisdiction over an area of 1,954 km2 (754 sq mi). In the year 2012, it was expanded to 7,063 km2 (2,727 sq mi). Vijayawada, Guntur are the two municipal corporations and Tenali, Mangalagiri are the two municipalities. These four municipalities are under the jurisdiction of VGTMUDA.[2][3]


It was dissolved to form a new authority in the name of APCRDA.[4]


  1. ^ "Welcome to VGTM UDA". VGTM Urban Development Authority. Archived from the original on 16 May 2014. Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  2. ^ a b Sandeep Kumar, S. (27 September 2014). "VGTM master plan hits roadblock". The Hindu. Vijayawada. Retrieved 5 June 2015.
  3. ^ "VGTMUDA". Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 5 June 2015.
  4. ^ "CRDA plans to constitute formal, non-formal wings". The Hindu. Vijayawada. 4 April 2015. Retrieved 5 June 2015.