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AMARAVATI | New Capital of Andhra Pradesh| U/C

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Amaravathi is the capital city of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The city is located on the southern banks of the Krishna River in Guntur district with in the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region. The city of Guntur and the metropolitan area of Vijayawada are the major ports of it. The base stone was set down on 22 October 2015 at Uddandarayunipalem area by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.

The city has been built in the Guntur district on the banks of the Krishna River. It will be 12 kilometres (i.e., 7.5 mi) north-west of Vijayawada and 24 kilometres (i.e., 15 mi) north of Guntur. It is spread over 55000 acres


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whoa...awesome, thanks for posting

andhra pradesh map
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did they started?
Construction will probably begin January 2018 for Administrative complex. Foster + Partners are almost finished designing the buildings.
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^^Works on the Education city has started already.

Aerial View

Central Plaza

Innovation Center

Residential City

These were the proposals for the AP Assembly building. Not sure which one was chosen.

The first phase of amaravati nearing 100km2 is well under construction. The road network can be seem by updated images of google earth.

Some videos

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Public housing scheme

Work has started on various housing projects

University City Masterplan

A small campus opened recently (Phase 1) - renders

AP Secretariat buildings

G+49 Floors For CM Tower

G+45 Floors For Remaining 4 Towers
2021 Opening

Not bad..but looks way too rigid and sterile in terms of how its laid out similar to how failed planned cities were designed in the late 20th C
Ramakrishna Techno Towers, G+25 x 2

Future masterplan (subject to feasibility)

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Excellent progress
Temporary high court- status

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Road layout updates

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