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About KOVUR Mandal Panchayat

General Details


Kovur is a census town and Mandal headquarters in Nellore district in the Indianstate of Andhra Pradesh.. Kovur is Main Town for the Kovur Mandal and also MandalHead . Kovur is 9.6 km far from its District Main City Nellore . It is 357 km far from its State Main City Hyderabad .Near By Villages of this Village with distance are Yellayapalem(3.1 k.m.) ,North Rajupalem(3.3 k.m.) ,Padugupadu(3.6 k.m.) ,Inamadugu(3.9 k.m.) ,Veguru(4.8 k.m.) ,. Nearest Towns are Kovur(1.4 k.m.) ,Kodavalur(5.2 k.m.) ,Vidavalur(11.5 k.m.) ,Spsr Nellore(11.5 k.m.)



Kovur is located at 14.4833°N 79.9833°E. It has an average elevation of 15 meters (52 feet).



As of 2011 India census, had a population of 24,691. Males constitute 51.7% of the population and females 48.3%. Kovur has an average literacy rate of 79%, higher than the national average of 68.7%: male literacy is 82.14%, and female literacy is 78.11%.

Assembly constituency:


Kovur is an assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh and biggest in Nellore District. There are 2,53,095 registered voters in Kovur constituency in 2009 elections.  



  • Winter: January and February

  • Summer: March to May

  • South West Monsoons – June to September

  • North East Monsoons – October to December




 The maximum temperature is 36-46c during summer and the minimum temperature is 23-25c during winter. The rainfall ranges from 700–1000 mm through South West and North East Monsoons. 


Elected members:


List of elected members:

  • 1978 - Pellakuru Ramachandra Reddy

  • 1983, 1985 and 1989 - Nallapareddy Sreenivasulu Reddy

  • 1993, 1994 and 1999 - Nallapareddy Prasanna Kumar Reddy

  • 2004 - polamreddy srenivasulu reddy

  • 2009 - Nallapareddy Prasanna Kumar Reddy

  • 2012- Nallapareddy prasanna kumar Reddy




  • Kovur is situated on the north side of city of Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India. It is very near to the Nellore city (i.e., 3.5km) compared with many suburbs which comes into the Nellore city limits.Kovur is part on Nellore City.

  • Kovur is agriculture based area. it is the major rice bowl of Nellore, which is famous for "Nellore Molagolukulu" a beautiful mild fragrance thin rice like jasmine flower. In olden days Jasmine flowers were exported to France via Madras for perfume making.

  • The great translator of "MAHABHARATAM" to Telugu version "Mr. THIKKANA"is born in this place. He wrote Mahabharatam in Telugu by sitting on the banks of "Penna" river. the stone shelter is still remaining there in the Telugu name "Thikkana Mahabharatam rachinchina mandiram" (rachinchina = written, Mandiram = House)in Telugu language.

Industries: NTS: Nellore Thermal Power station (Electricity Production plant) at Kovur, 5 km from Nellore has been closed for reasons of what he describes as `non-viability' and it was converted to AP TransCo.

Kovur Cooperative Sugar Factory: The Factory was established in the year 1979 with a crushing capacity of 1250 TCD. Since the factory is working at more than its capacity utilization and adequate cane in available in the area, the factory is expanding its capacity to 2500 TCD at a total cost of about Rs. 14 crores which is being funded by National cooperative development corporation through State Government and Sugar Development fund. The expansion work is completed. With addition of new boilers and turbo alternator of high pressure, the existing unit can be utilized for individual cogeneration. The factory has planned for incidental cogeneration of 1.5 MW/hr which is under process.

And also having one new Granite production company.

Mandal Map:






Office Contact Details
Address : Near Old Bustand , Kovur , , , 524137
Phone Number 08622 - 271059
Email Address nelmpd26@ap.nic.in
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