Poondla is a village in Guntur district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Poondla residents are primarily farmers. It has one high school and one primary school. Poondla is well connected by bus services to Bapatla, Guntur and Ponnur. Some noted freedom fighters like Veeravalli Sankaraiah, Muttineni Mallikarjuna Rao, Kalluri Ankamma Chowdary, Gandavarapu Laxman Narayana, Madhavpeddi Kalidas, and Velagapudi Subbarao Pantulu are from Poondla. In this small village noted doctors Dr. K. Satyanarayana, MD, professor of biochemistry, Dr. K. Venkatappiah a noted dentist at Hyderabad, Dr. K. Surendra MRCP,FRCP Immunologist who is in CITY Hospital Birmingham UK, Karanam Gauri Shankar, Athota Nageswara Rao, Athota Veeraia Choudary, Ravipati Sataynarayana, Ravipati Veerendra are noted engineers settled in USA and Ravipati nageswararao superintend in customs and central exciece honored with president award for his excellency in service, hails from this place.
Coordinates: 15°59′N 80°29′E / 15.983°N 80.483°E / 15.983; 80.483