About Capital

Amaravati is new "Peoples Capital" of Andhra Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu sir says he wants to make city of world class standards. New AP capital is located on the southern banks of the River Krishna in Guntur districts, The new AP capital city will cover an approx. area of 217.23 sq. km, in this approximate Proposed area for Residential – 8050.31ha, Commercial & Industrial - 5558.61 ha, Water bodies - 1654.13 ha, Roads - 3892.47 The foundation stone of the new capital was laid at Uddandarayunipalem village of Guntur district by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 22 October 2015.