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State in southern India

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Andhra Pradesh: State in southern India
Andhra Pradesh is a state in the southern coastal region of India. It is the seventh-largest state with an area of 162,970 km2 (62,920 sq mi) and the tenth-most populous state with 49,577,103 inhabitants. It shares borders with Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and the Bay of Bengal. It has the second-longest coastline in India at about 974 km (605 mi). After existence as Andhra State and unified Andhra Pradesh, the state took its present form on 2 June 2014, when the new state of Telangana was formed through bifurcation. Amaravati is the capital of the state, with the largest city being Visakhapatnam. Water sharing disputes and asset division with Telangana are not yet resolved. Telugu, one of the classical languages of India used by the majority of people, is the first official language.

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Lok Sabha Elections: Jagan’s Dominance in Andhra Pradesh? Telangana Set for a Shocker| Expert Talk [Video]

Lok Sabha Elections: Jagan’s Dominance in Andhra Pradesh? Telangana Set for a Shocker| Expert Talk

The intense atmosphere surrounding the elections in South India is nothing short of a spectacle as the Fourth Phase of the Indian Elections draws to a close. We discuss the prospects of Andhra Pradesh..

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Fourth Phase Voting Live Coverage On 13th May Only on Oneindia| Lok Sabha Elections 2024 [Video]

Fourth Phase Voting Live Coverage On 13th May Only on Oneindia| Lok Sabha Elections 2024

The fourth phase of the 18th Lok Sabha Elections is scheduled for May 13, covering 96 seats across nine states and one union territory. Notably, all 25 seats in Andhra Pradesh and 17 in Telangana will..

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