The Story of G Sigadam

G Sigadam is a town located in the Srikakulam district in the state of Andhra Pradesh. G Sigadam is located 23 kms west of Srikakulam and it is surrounded by Davalpet (2 kms), Shantavati (2 kms), Niddam (3 kms), Marivalasa (3 kms) and Gobbur (3 kms). Rajam, Amadalavalasa, Srikakulam and Vizianagaram are the nearest cities to Sigadam. The Ponduru zone and the Amadalavalasa zone are located in the east to G Sigadam. The north is surrounded by the Santhakaviti zone, in the west it has Rajam and the Cheepurupalli Zones. The total population of the town is 12,485 houses. Overall literacy is 54.8% (2470), of which female literacy is 54.8% (2470). The total area of ​​Gangavarisa Sigadam is 490 hectares.

The History of G Sigadam

It consists of 67 villages and 31 panchayats. It is at a height of 67 meters. In addition to unemployment, another problem is the cancer disease which is engulfing the region. About 40 percent of the cancer patients in the hospitals come from neighboring areas of Srikakulam district. Oral, breast and cervical cancers are common cases that come to these hospitals on a regular basis. Lifestyle, early marriage and breastfeeding are said to be the cause of these cancers. Many people do not come out openly about cancer due to social stigma in rural areas. But due to men's habits and early marriages and prolonged breastfeeding, many cancer cases have been reported in this area.

How to Reach G Sigadam

Travel Guide

G Sigadam is easily accessible by all three major modes of transport, roadways, railways, and airways. Which will come as a source of relief to the many travel enthusiasts ready to visit!

By Road

Sigadam APSRTC bus station and Ponduru APSRTC bus station are the nearby bus stations to G Sigadam town. APSRTC runs several busses from major cities to G Sigadam

By Rail

Rails in India are the most affordable and most preferred modes of transportation. Sigadam railway station and Ponduru railway station are the very nearby railway stations to G Sigadam.

By Flight

The two nearest airports to G Sigadam are Visakhapatnam Airport and Biju Patnaik Airport in Bhubaneswar at a distance of 109 kms and 366 kms from the town, respectively.

Places to visit in G.Sigadam

About Us

Anjaneya Swamy temple in Nallipeta is 8 Kms distance from G Sigadam. Devotees from all over the town visit this temple on Tuesdays to offer prayers. There is a tradition of walking around the main temple sanctum 11 times ( known as Pradakshina) before going for darshan.

About Us

Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the deity Shiva that is being built in Mettavalasa, G Sigadam, Srikakulam. This temple is dedicated to both Lord Shiva and his consort Goddess Parvati. It is one of the few famous temples in Srikakulam that tourists should not miss.

G Sigadam Villages

G Sigadam Banks

Bank Name Bank Address
APGVB Kalivaram Address near Danushri Digitals, Main Road, Ganguvarisigadam, Srikakulam
Union Bank of India Ganguvarisigadam Address Main Road, Ganguvarisigadam, Srikakulam

G Sigadam Banks - IFSC Codes

Bank Name Bank IFSC Codes
APGVB Kalivaram IFSC Code APGV0001101
Union Bank of India Ganguvarisigadam IFSC Code UBIN0801666

G Sigadam Banks - Toll Free Numbers

Bank Name Bank Toll Free Numbers
APGVB Kalivaram 1800 121 0354
Union Bank of India Ganguvarisigadam 1800 22 2244