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A city of southeast India east-southeast of Hyderabad. Founded by the French in the 1700s, it was ruled briefly by a local prince before being ceded to the British in 1788.


(Placename) a city in E India, in central Andhra Pradesh: founded by the French in the 18th century; ceded to Britain in 1788. Pop: 514 707 (2001)



a city in E Andhra Pradesh, in SE India. 471,051.
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c drains to amaravathi road on eastern side from narayana college to lodge center in guntur municipal corporation
Tenders are invited for Construction of central median to lalpuram road from chuttugunta center junction to nh-5 junction in guntur municipal corporation
c drains to gnt road on both sides from chuttugunta center to peekalavagu in guntur municipal corporation
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