Vizianagaram

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History

The history of Vizianagaram district is with Kalinga dynasty. In modern times, the upper part of Kalinga was gradually merged into Odisha state and the lower part into Andhra Pradesh. The Kalinga empire extended from Cuttack in Odisha to Pithapuram in East Godavari district as far back as the 4th century BC. The Nandas ruled the area between 467 and 336 BC. They were followed by the Mauryas, the Chedis, the Satavahanas, the Pitribhaktas, the Matharas, the Vasishthas, the Vishnukundinas, the early Eastern Gangas, the Eastern Chalukyas of Vengi, the late Eastern Gangas, the Reddis of Rajahmundry and the Velanati Cholas till the Kakatiyas appeared by 1210 AD.
Recorded evidence show that some local dynasties like the Rapatri Chiefs and the Gangas of Narayanapura (situated near Balijipeta), the Gangas of Jantarunadu (the track now known as Srungavarapukota), ruled over parts of the district from the 12th to 15th century.
The Kakatiya rulers under Ganapatideva

 


Vizianagaram District BJP Office Add:

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District BJP Leaders

 

Name: Dr. P JAGANMOHANRAO

Dist. President

Address: Vyshnava Street, Bobbili, Vizianagaram Dist – 535558

Contact Number: 9440193495

 Email: jaganmohanrao.peddinti@gmail.com


 

Name: P. VENUGOPALAM

Dist. Incharge

Address:Thotaplame Junction, Gujratipeta SRIKAKULAM – 532 005

Contact Number: 9440149952, 08942-270247

 Email: paidivenugopalam@gmail.com

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