Kavali is a Town and a Municipality in
Sri Potti Sriramulu
Nellore district on the East Coast of India in the state
Pradesh on NH5(HighWay) It is one of the
municipality in the Nellore district.
Its position on the
Grand Trunk road(NH5)
and the east coast railway
track (both of which connect Chennai and Kolkata along the east
coast) helped its growth, more than the other towns in the Nellore
district such as Udayagiri.
Kavali in the local tongue, Telugu means 'patrol'. This name arises
from the fact that In 1515 Harihara rayulu Udayagiri Raja (king)
stationed his army at this town. Being located between Nellore (Nellore
District) and Ongole (Prakasam
District), it shows local cultures and accents of both the
The town houses the Jawahar
, an institute for higher education, which was a
fairly reputed college in the decades before 1990s. It is also well known
for the whole sale cloth business in the Coastal Andhra Pradesh.
One can find a large number of whole sale
cloth markets along the most important road in the town, the Grand
trunk road which passes right through the city.
A temple of the local divinity, Kalugollamma
unique history and draws from from British construction techniques
of building very strong buildings. It is built with a unique rock called
Bontha Raayi found only in this region, which
makes this town a unique town in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Kavali is located at . It has an average elevation of
28 metres (91 feet).Kavali is second biggest town in
Nellore District of Andhra Pradesh State, India.PIN Code
Kavali Engg college India census, Kavali had a population of 1,10,371. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Kavali has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 78%, and female literacy is 65%. 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Charity Org started by IT Professionals started doing few
activities in the neighbourhood of Kavali.The New Trust is bringing
sweeping changes and has growing popularity amoung the all the main
mandals of Nellore district,
NSN TRUST..Which has taken over the hearts of Bogole Mandal and
other Mandal prajalu by its ultimate service such as New Water
Scheme and Bore which made lives of thousands smile,the School
Uniform programme,Prasanadu temple of kondabitragunta development
and making it famous by Gemini tv programme and Making and Donating
Chanku Chakra Naamalu Neon Light which is visible from trains aslo
going and passing by and also the Lights 125 set given to 4
panchayats of Bogole etc etc..make s NSN TRUST IN THE HEARTS OF
MIILIONS HERE IN NELLORE DISTRICT..
- There are six theatres in this town to screen the movies in
local languages. Often, English and Hindi movies will be screened
in these theatres.The names of the some of them are
- Kavali is very near to sea shore. Ramayapatnam, which is 14 km
from Kavali has a scenic lighthouse and is a nice place to visit.
However, now a days the visitors are not allowed to climb the light
- There is a beautiful location of summer storage tank and its
garden has to be seen.
- Viswodaya Institutions, spread over a are also worth a
- Tummalapenta is another Sea Shore people visit often.
- Father of Andhra Pradesh Sri. Potti
Sriramulu is from Kavali(Juvvalapalem).
- The great writer, poet, artist "Viswakarma Bhujangaraya Sarma"
is from this town. He worked as principal at Jawahar Bharathi
College. He is a script writer for the movies as well as several
dance-dramas of the famed Vempati
Chinna Satyam Kuchipudi dance
- One of the most famous actors of yester years, Sri
Nagabhushanam ('Raktakanneeru' fame) and Rajanala are from this
- Heroine Mamatha who has acted in Sunday,nagamanaidu from
- Very famous for cloth business, kavali known as Andhra Bombay /
Second Mumbai in cloth market.
- Jawahar Bharathi is one of the best colleges in Andhra
- National Katha award winner,Bhasha samman the famous writer
mohammad khadeer babu is from kavali,dargamitta kathalu,
polerammabanda kathalu etc; are some of Khadir's short
- Shaik.Rafi who got two National Prizes to his books, from
Kavali is a main Trade Centre for Clothes, Electrical Poles and
Plastic Pipes Industry. A large number of cloth markets that flank
the grand trunk road form a large component of local economy. Many
readymade garments factories run in this town.The people mainly
depend on Agriculture and dairy products. Kavali Diary(APDDC) is
one of the famous one here.There are many rice mills around the
city.It is also famous for electronics&mobile shops like
LAKSHMINARAYANA ELECTRONICS etc
Farmers from kavali grow one of the finest rice
"Molakolukulu".large portion of business is carried out by arya
is an assembly constituency in Andhra
List of Elected Members:
- 1951 and 1955 - Bathena Ramakrishna Reddy
- 1962 - Yellampalli Penchalaiah
- 1967 - G. Subba Naidu
- 1972 - Gottipati Kondapa Naidu
- 1983 - Patallapalli Vengal Rao
- 1978, 1985, 1989 and 1994 - Kaliki Yanadi Reddy
- 1999 - Vanteru Venugopal Reddy
- 2004 - Magunta Parvathamma
- 2009 - Beeda Mastan Rao
The major railway line and highway (National Highway 5) that
connects Chennai and Kolkata passes through Kavali, as a result of
which Kavali is easily accessible by road and rail from all south
Indian cities like Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore and Chirala. The
nearest international airports are Chennai (215km south) and
Tirupati (176km south-east). The proposed Nellore domestic airport
is 40 km from Kavali.
Telugu is the mostly spoken language. The town is located between
the two district Head Quarters, Nellore and Ongole. Kavali has lot
of Educational Institutes so the town has lot of students from
different regions of Andhra Pradesh. Rice and seafood are the most
consumed food in Kavali due to its coastal border. Many Muslims and
Christians also live in the town. Masjids and Churches are plenty
in the town. "Urusu" is worth watching for its diversified culture.
The significant Vysya (business) community is famous for their
Famous for Badam Milk and Local made Ice
Creams. This one is right on the main road and at the heart of
Chain Singh Sweets
Famous for nice local made
sweets, located on main road beside BPS Sweets. "Malai Khaza"
"Basanthi" is their favourite sweets.
Pendem Cool Drinks
Famous for Sugandha Water. This
taste you will never get anywhere in andhra pradesh.
Famous for tiffin in railway
Sri Tulasi Prasad
Famous hotel started in 1994
Famous for all north indian items especially for chinees
PRASAD AGENCIESPioneers in the business of
Pesticides and Fertilizers for 62 Years. Located in the
heart of the town and are well-known for our punctual and earnest
service to the public. Address:- Railway-station
Kanti Banian Center
Famous ready made and hosiery
garment shop in town established 30 years ago. Especially, Kids and
Ladies wear are famous. Located on the Railway Road.
Sri Rama Stores
Famous fancy and novelties showroom
in town established.
Archana Fancy Stores
Famous fancy and novelties
showroom in Natarajaiah Plaza in town established.
Famous for all electronic appliances
and consumer goods.
Akhil Krishna Eicher Tractors
, 777 2/2, Abdul
Kalam Nagar,Opp.Teachers Colony. ((Musunur Road), ☎ (Musunur Road,
. 8am to 6pm.. we sell new eicher tractors &spares,exchange
of any old tractors, eicher tractors give best milage&low
maintaince for details---NAVATHA
,FAMOUS FOR ITS FORMAL AND READY MADE
NSR Silver Palace
Pioneers in the business of Gold
and silver for morethan 40 Years.
SVU Post-Graduate Center
The Centre has four
regular Departments: Commerce, Economics, Physics and Zoology and
four Self-supporting Courses: M.C.A.,M.Sc. Computer Science, M.Sc.
Mathematics and M.B.A.
Besides teaching, research (M.Phil & Ph.D.) is undertaken in
Economics, Commerce, Physics and Zoology. Since inception 7,500
Post Graduates were produced, 110 Ph.D and 200 M.Phil degrees were
awarded, 25 Books and nearly 1000 Research papers were published.
Considerable number of Major and Minor Research Projects were
completed with the assistance of various funding organizations -
UGC, ICSSR, ICMR, DST, DBT, etc.
Visvodaya Institute of Technology & Science
is a famous engineering college in Kavali.It's started by one of
the famous Educational Group in Andhra Pradesh in the year 1998.Two
more engineering colleges are starting from the academic year
2008-2009.one is at Mungamuru,a village near kavali.
RamiReddy Subbarami Reddy Engineering
Engineering College started in January 2009 which
is having a good and experinced faculty is going well in its own
path than any other college in and around of the town. Its is
located near NH-5, Kadanuthala (V), Bogole (M), Kavali. WEB SITE
Visvodaya Engineering College
engineering started by the management of Visvodaya Institute of
Technology & Science in the year 2008 with civil engineering as
DBS Institute of
Srinivasa Naidu and his Family members established this institution
with visionary and by eminent technocrats and industrialists. The
institution is continuously supported by a group of technocrats and
Industries and also guided by renowned professors and
administrators. One of the unique features of this institution is
not only adopting innovative teaching methods but also imparting
practical knowledge by involving both the students and faculty in
live projects. This is basically Industry - Driven Institute. It
hopes to stand as a synonym for imparting quality education along
with practical industrial orientation and hence there by it's a
platform for "Learning by doing", where a student can launch
his/her career at their own choice.
Kavali has also many schools,Junior and Degree colleges.Mentioned
some of them are here.
Jawahar Bharathi Jr College
Jawahar Bharathi Degree College
ABM Jr College
Visvodaya Public High School
St Ann's English Medium High School
Narendra Bharathi Oriental High School
Noble college of computer sciences-MCA,MBA(estd
http://www.masterkavali.comSri Sai inter
& Degree college (Machavaram)
Magunta Subbarama Reddy Degree College
Sree chaithanya jr College
Nalanda english medium high school
Nellore - 56km
Ongole - 65km
Chirala - 130km
Vinjamuru - 48km
Kandukuru - 42km
S.Konda - 41km
Chennai - 216km
Vijayawada - 210km
Hyderabad - 400 km
Bangalore - 440 km
Kaligiri - 35 km
Saipeta - 32 km
Kalugola Sambhavi Temple
, Near Manasa Theatre
, Sivalayam Street, Near ZPH
School,Old Town of Kavali.
, Vishnalayam Street, Near Gold
, Ramamurthy Peta
, Nawab Jan's house lane,
Vivekananda Park St
, Vayaninda Press Street
near vengalrao nagar
near vengalrao nagar
near vengalrao nagar
near Astalaxmi temple
Venkateswara Swamy Temple
Christian pet 3rd
Satyannarayana Swamy Temple
Trunk Road, next to
Vasavi Kanyaka Parameswari Temple
BazaarSai Baba Temple near Ayyappa
kavali code is-08626