HYDERABAD: The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday notified four new urban development authorities. It has sought public opinion on the proposed new bodies that will come up in Anantapur-Hindupur, Kurnool, Nellore and Kakinada (Godavari) under the AP Metropolitan Region Urban Development Authorities Act, 2016.
The Anantapur urban development authority will extend over Anantapur municipal corporation and Hindupur and Dharmavaram municipalities. It will also comprise 177 villages. The Kurnool urban development authority will have jurisdiction over Kurnool municipal corporation, Nandyal municipality, Gudur Nagar Panchayat and 111 villages.
The Nellore urban development authority will comprise the five urban local bodies of Nellore, Kavali, Naidupet, and Sullurpet, besides 156 villages. The Godavari urban development authority (GUDA) will cover Kakinada and Rajahmundry municipal corporations, Samalkot municipality, Peddapuram municipality, Gollaprolu Nagar Panchayat and 204 villages.
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