VIJAYAWADA-POST INDEPENDENCE

By Shreya → Saturday, 29 April 2017
It is located in the state of Andhra Pradhesh. The commercial and industrial city of Vijayawada, on the north bank of the Krishna River, will become Andhra's new state capital. Construction has started on a showpiece capital complex called Amaravati encompassing 30 existing villages on the southwest side of the river. It's projected Vijayawada-Amaravati will have 2.5 million inhabitants by 2025.


ECONOMIC GROWTH:
About 70% of the people are involved in tertiary activities.The GDP was $3 billion and is expected to reach $17 billion in the coming years.Their economy largely depends on trade and commerce.It also comprises of making agricultural products and commodities.The thermal power station which is located here also has a positive effect on the city's economic growth.
The two well equipped industrial estates in Vijayawada are Auto-Nagar and another near Kondapalli. The Jawahar Lal Nehru Auto Nagar Industrial Estate in Vijayawada is one of the largest auto industry hubs of Asia. The industrial estate in Kondapalli suburb is spread over 450 acres (1.8 km2), and is base to more than 800 industries. The Kondapalli Estate houses thermal power plants, and is base to more than 800 industrial units. Kondapalli suburb also houses Andhra Pradesh Heavy Machinery and Engineering Limited (APHMEL) factory. It is also a hub for storage, bottling and transportation of petroleum products of all major companies like BPCL, HPCL, IOC etc.It is also well known for its auto mobile workshops and auto spareparts industries.It is one of the largest hubs in the automobile industry of the state.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES:
BY MEANS OF ROAD:
Vijayawada is well connected to the major destinations through various national and state highways. National Highway 16, a part of Asian Highway 45 and Golden Quadrilateral is a major highway that passes through the city and connects Kolkata and Chennai. While, other highways such as, National Highway 65 links the city with Pune–Machilipatnam route and National Highway 221 with Jagdalpur of Chhattisgarh. Inner Ring Road connects both NH 16 and 65 and serves the main purpose of easing city traffic congestion.

BY MEANS OF RAIL:
Vijayawada Junction Railway Station is one of the top 5 busiest railway junction of Indian Railways with over 400 freight and passenger trains. The Vijayawada railway station is categorized as an A-1 station in India and also one of the ten model stations in the Vijayawada division.

BY MEANS OF AIR:
Vijayawada Airport is located at Gannavaram. It connects the city Hyderabad, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Chennai, Delhi, Visakhapatnam, Tirupati and Kadapa. Vijayawada Airport is served by Air India, SpiceJet, TruJet and Air Costa.The extension of the runway at the Gannavaram airport and the construction of a new, permanent terminal building will facilitate the handling of 50 lakh passengers per year in the near future. This small airport, according to official sources, used to handle up to six lakh passengers per year before the coming into the availability of the new terminal .
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