Guntur

Guntur

Guntur ( pronunciation (help·info)); is a city within the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region.[6] Located 24 km (15 mi) away from the state capital Amaravati, Guntur city is the administrative headquarters of Guntur district, of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.[7] It is a municipal corporation and also the headquarters of Guntur mandal in Guntur revenue division.[8][9] It is situated on the plains at a distance of 40 miles (64 km) to north of the Bay of Bengal. The city is the third most populous settlement in the state with a population of 743,654 as per 2011 census of India[3][10]

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