World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation

Article Id: WHEBN0046661058
Reproduction Date:

Title: Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Ramakrishna Mission Beach, Dibbapalem, Kurmannapalem, Madhurawada, Tunglam
Collection: Municipal Corporations in Andhra Pradesh, State Agencies of Andhra Pradesh
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation

Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation
విశాఖపట్నం నగరపాలక సంస్థ
Abbreviation GVMC
Formation 21 November 2005
Merger of Anakapalli Municipality, Bheemli Municipality
Type Governmental organization
Purpose Civic Administration
Professional title
Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation
Headquarters Visakhapatnam
  • Visakhapatnam
Official language
Slogan "City of Destiny"
Website //
Formerly called
Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation

Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) is a governing body of Visakhapatnam city. It has the jurisdiction limit of an area of 513.61 km2 (198.31 sq mi).[1] It is also a part of planning body of Visakapatnam Urban Development Authority.[2] The present municipal commissioner of the city is Praveen Kumar.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "District Census Handbook - Visakhapatnam" (PDF). Census of India. p. 52. Retrieved 26 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "Profile". Greater Visakhpatnam Municipal Corporation. Retrieved 12 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Municipal commissioner". The Times of India (Visakhapatnam). 22 February 2015. Retrieved 23 February 2015. 
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.