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Andhra Pradesh, 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 and the tenth-most populous state with 49,577,103 inhabitants. It shares borders with Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Karnataka, Tamil Nad…
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 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. 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.
  • Capital: Amaravati
  • Largest city: Visakhapatnam
  • Elevation: 269 m (883 ft)
  • Country: India
  • Region: South India
  • Before was: United Andhra Pradesh
Data from: en.wikipedia.org