Vajrapukotturu is the center of Srikakulam district in the Andhra Pradesh state and it is near to Palasa - Kasibugga town. The Vajrapukotturu Zone is bounded on the north by the Palasa zone, on the west by the Nandigam zone, on the east by the Mandasa zone and on the west by the Meliaputti zone. According to the 2001 Census, the population of Vajrapukotturu was 73,212. Of these, 36,213 were males and 36,999 were females. Rice is the major crop grown here. It is the hub for coconut cultivation.
Vajrapukotturu does not have a sewerage system. The wastewater is pumped on the roads. A complete sanitation scheme has to be implemented. There is no social toilet facility. There is no door-to-door waste collection system. There is no social biogas production system. Garbage is dumped next to the streets. Government has to take particular measures to overcome all these problems. Vajrapukotturu receives water through hand pumps, wells, borewells and taps throughout the year. Electricity is supplied for 8 hours a day for agriculture and 14 hours for commercial purposes.
Vajrapukothuru 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 Vajrapukothuru!
Palasa APSRTC bus station and Pundi APSRTC bus station are the nearby bus stations to Vajrapukothuru town. APSRTC runs several busses from major cities to Vajrapukothuru.
Rails in India are the most affordable and most preferred modes of transportation. Palasa railway station and Pundi railway station are the very nearby railway stations to Vajrapukothuru.
The two nearest airports to Vajrapukothuru town are Visakhapatnam Airport which is at a distance of 189 kms and Biju Patnaik Airport in Bhubaneswar is at a distance of 259 kms respectively.
Siva Sagar beach, Akkupalli is the best destination for picnics and weekend enjoyment. Located in the midst of frothy blue sea and emerald greenery, the scenery that this beach boasts of is indeed mesmerising and breathtaking. It is located just 11 kilometres away from the Palasa town, making the place very accessible.
Dokulapadu Beach in Vajrapukothuru, Srikakulam is a popular tourist attraction. This beach is just 7 kilometers from Vajrapukothuru that entertains from sunrise to sunset. This the clean golden brown sandy beach is also great for long, leisure walks. This is a less crowded area beach that is surrounded with palm and coconut trees.
|Village Name||Village Name|
|Uddanam Ramakrishnapuram||Uddanam Kurmanadhapuram|
|Bank Name||Bank Address|
|Sri Visakha Gramina Bank Vajrapukothuru Address||Main Road, Akkupalli - Baipalli Road, Vajrapukothuru|
|Bank Name||Bank IFSC Codes|
|Sri Visakha Gramina Bank Vajrapukothuru IFSC Code||APGV0001144|
|Bank Name||Bank Toll Free Numbers|
|Sri Visakha Gramina Bank Vajrapukothuru||1800 121 0354|