Srikakulam District

Srikakulam District, formerly known as Chicacole, is the extreme northeastern district of Andhra Pradesh, situated within the geographic co-ordinates of 18°-20’ and 19°-10’ N and 83°-50’ and 84°-50’ E. The district is skirted to a distance by Kandivalasagedda, Vamsadhara and Bahuda at certain stretches of their courses white a line of heights of the great Eastern Ghats run from North East. Vizianagaram District flanks in the south and west while Odisha bounds it on the north and Bay of Bengal on the East. It is the third least populous district of Andhra Pradesh (out of 23), after Vizianagaram and Nizamabad.

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Srikakulam - History
... It was in the 'Bendi Shilpa' ruling in 1687 Srikakulam (Gulshanabad) was a village and formed as fauzdhari-center for their money transactions for the areas of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Vishakhapatnam, and ... Srikakulam has been a headquarters for revenue collection under Nizam state of Hyderabad since 1707 ... Nizams of Hyderabad assigned Gulshanabad (Srikakulam), Rajahmundry, Eluru and Mustafanagar (Kondapalli) districts to French India in 1753 ...
Srikakulam District - Image Gallery
... Eastern Ghats near Palakonda Sun God A Road to a village from Ponduru, srikakulam Kotadurga Temple Origina old gudi at Palakonda Jagannadha swamy Temple at ...
Coastal Andhra - History - Buddhist Hub
... Many Remnants from Large Monasteries to small Stupas are found in this region from Srikakulam District in the North to Nellore District in the South ... The major Buddhist Remnant sites in Coastal Andhra are as follows Salihundam in Srikakulam District Danthavarapukota (Dantapuri) in Srikakulam District Ramatheertham in Vizianagaram District Pavurallakonda ...
Palasa-Kasibugga - Features
... Palasa-Kasibugga is the center of cashew industries in the Srikakulam district ... industries around Palasa town, the highest amongst the five north east coastal districts (together contains only 36 units) ... Palasa is the second largest town in the Srikakulam district with a population of 70,000 ...

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