Brand Vizag

Visakhapatnam, a City of Destiny, Port City, Steel City, headquarters of the Eastern Naval Command, is the largest city in the State of Andhra Pradesh, India and also the third largest city on the East Coast of India, often called as 'The Jewel of the East Coast', popularly known as 'VIZAG'.

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Police - 100, Whatsapp No - 9493336633, facebook page - Vizag City Police, Twitter - @vizagcitypolice, Crime against Women - 1091, Crime related information - 1090, Cyber Crime Circle Inspector - Mobile # : 9490617917, email: inspr_cybercrime@vspc.appolice.gov.in, Fire - 101, Ambulance - 108, Electricity - 1912, Railway - 139, GVMC Commissioner's Office: Tel.No: +91-891-2746300, Mob.No: +91-9491889889 Fax No: +91-891-2568545 email: commissioner_gvmc@yahoo.co.in, website:www.gvmc.gov.in - Greater Visakhapatnam Smart City Corporation Limited (GVSCCL), Mob.no. +91-7729995934 email: visakhapatnamsmartcity@gmail.com, website: www.smartvizag.in - District Collector's Office Tel.No: 2563121, 2526999 email: collectorpeshivizag@gmail.com - Visakhapatnam Urban Development Authority (VUDA) Vice Chairman's Office: Tel.No: 2754189 email: vcvuda@yahoo.com


Current Issues

Railway Zone - Visakhapatnam as Headquarter new Railway Zone to be formed, which is pending since long time.


Development of infrastructure at IT SEZ, Madhurawada to repair the 100 feet road from Midhilapuri VUDA Colony to IT SEZ Junction beach road, construction of median, development of greenery on the median, construction of footpaths. Recently installed Central LED lighting system. Also provide a CCTV surveillance system in IT SEZ Area, transportation facility initially starts with 2 buses one from Beach Road and another one from NH-16, bus shelters, canteen facility. Since, Millennium Tower is going to complete by this December, 2017 and also Kapulauppada IT layout infrastructure development work is already commenced, the above infrastructure is required for the IT SEZ Area, Madhurawada.


Construction of Foot over Bridges (FOBs) for Pedestrians crossing the busy roads at Madhurawada, Hanumanthawaka, Isakathota, Maddilapalem, Dabagardens, Jagadamba, Dwarakanagar, Siripuram, Gopalapatnam, Gajuwaka, Lankalapalem Junctions.


Construction of a Flyover at Hanumanthawaka Junction. Minister, Mr. Ganta Srinivasa Rao & MP, Dr. Kambhampati Hari Babu should take the initiative to speak with GVMC/VUDA officials to appoint a consultant for preparation of DPR for a Flyover at Hanumanthawaka Junction. Population of Vizag Smart City is growing up rapidly by reaching nearly 25 lakhs, government should construct flyovers at Gajuwaka, NAD Kotha Road and Hanumanthawaka Junctions in line with the proposed metro rail project from Kommadi to Gajuwaka corridor.


Construction of a Flyover at Gajuwaka. Gajuwaka, MLA, Mr. P. Srinivasa Rao and R&B Minister,Mr. Ch. Ayyanna Patrudu should take the initiative to speak with GVMC/VUDA to appoint a consultant for preparation of DPR for a Flyover at Gajuwaka, starting from Old Gajuwaka till New Gajuwaka police station.



Sea Tourism Jetty near Coastal Battery beach. Visakhapatnam Port Trust (VPT) may explore the possibility of construction of a jetty near coastal battery exclusively for Sea Tourism. For development of sea tourism, to start with two Small Luxury Boats to be introduced, one will run from Coastal Battery to Bheemili and another one from Coastal Battery to Yarada/Revupolavaram. The operators of these small luxury boats should provide food items, water, music etc. This will give tourists the experience of going on a cruise.



A small stretch near jodugullapalem sea view point on Vizag - Bheemili Beach Road should be developed into a 4 lane road and also provide central LED lighting, median with greenery, railing and footpath. Also, construction of footpath, railing to be done at Beautiful Sea View Point at Jodugullapalem Beach.


Simhachalam Devasthanam Lands : Issue of lands in the Five Villages belongs to the Simhachalam Devasthanam to be resolved at the earliest, which is pending since more than 20 years.


Latest News / Events

25.09.2017 : State takes the lead in popularising blockchain. Vizag to host two-day global summit from October 9. The State government has taken the lead to demystify blockchain technology and revolutionise the business landscape by conducting a global summit on the emerging subject in the backdrop of damage caused to cyber security by WannaCry ransomware attack, in the city on October 9 and 10. Captains from IT companies specialising in financial technology, over 40 startups from 20-plus countries, policy-makers from the Centre and the States, and CEOs of banking and insurance sectors have already consented to attend the summit to be held at Hotel Varun Beach Novotel. (source: The Hindu epaper vizag city edition dt: 25.09.2017) Read more ...

24.09.2017 : 'Safe swimming zone at Rushikonda'. 10 beaches identified for development in district, says Collector. He said 10 beaches were identified in Visakhapatnam district for development. Beach shacks were constructed at Thotlakonda beach front and the Rushikonda beach front was being developed by the AP Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC). He announced that a safe swimming zone would be developed at Rushikonda. (source: The Hindu epaper vizag city edition dt: 24.09.2017) Read more ...

Friday (22.09.2017) New Movie Releases.

Health

In Visakhapatnam, there are many Government hospitals and Private Super speciality hospitals >> more

IT

IT Sector needs further push to achieve a turnover of Rs. 20000 crore and also to increase the number of IT employees to 1 lakh by the end of Fiscal Year 2018-19. >> more

Education

In Visakhapatnam there are two prestigious universities one is ANDHRA UNIVERSITY >> more

Projects

There are many pending proposals / projects in IT, Tourism, Logistics, Infrastructure and Industrial sectors. >> more

Tourism

There are many beautiful Tourist places, Hotels, Shopping malls, Inox movies in and around Visakhapatnam >> more

Industry

Andhra Pradesh Government has new industrial policy, which encourage industrialists >> more

Logistics

Visakhapatnam is well connected with most of the places in India & around the World by Road >> more

Sports

Government/ Private schools, colleges give importance to the Sports & Games by providing >> more

Projects

Flyover @ NAD Kotha Road

IT Incubation Tower @ Siripuram

International Convention Center at Harbour Park / RK Beach Road

Sky Tower atop Kailasagiri Hill

Metro Rail Project


Entertainment

Inox Movies, Mukta A2 Cinemas, Food Courts, Gaming Zones, Shopping @CMR Central, Varun Beach, Chitralya Mall & Visakhapatnam Central


Speed Boating at Rushikonda Beach


Go Karting @ Mangamaripeta Beach


Kayaking at Rushikonda Beach


Balaji Drive in Cinema - stblcineworld


Visakhapatnam as a Smart City - Mission Smart City

About Visakhapatnam Smart City

Visakhapatnam, a City of Destiny, Port City, Steel City, Cosmopolitan City, is the largest city in the State of Andhra Pradesh, India and also the third largest city on the East Coast of India, headquarters of the Eastern Naval Command, popularly known as Vizag, often called as 'The Jewel of the East Coast'. From a small fishermen village, Visakhapatnam is being developed as a Smart City. Visakhapatnam ranked 8th place, out of 20 smart cities announced among the 100 smart cities proposed in the Country.