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November 26th 2009
Published: November 26th 2009
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Kavali is the largest municipality after Nellore in the Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh State in India. Its position on the Grand Trunk road and the east coast railway track (both of which connect Chennai and Kolkata along the east coast) helped its growth, more than the other towns in the Nellore district.

Being located between Nellore District and Prakasam District, it shows local cultures and accents of both the districts. It is also well known for the whole sale cloth business in the Coastal Andhra Pradesh One can find a large number of whole sale cloth markets along the most important road in the town, the Grand trunk road which passes right through the city.

A unique rock called Bontha Raayi found only in this region, which makes this town a unique town in the state Andhra Pradesh.

The name behind Kavali

Kavali in the local tongue, Telugu means patrol. This name arises from the fact that in 1515 Harihara Rayulu, Udayagiri king stationed his army at this town.

Second Mumbai in cloth market

The Main assets of Kavali are clothes markets the main revenue getting from these fields only. Here many readymade garments are the like Kandukuri, Indipendent, Arc, Spanish, Marvell garments and etc. Because of very famous for cloth business, Kavali known as Andhra Mumbai / Second Mumbai in cloth market.

Famous persons from Kavali

Places to be visit

Transportation to Kavali

By Road:

The National Highway 5 (Chennai-Kolkata Highway) passes through this town. The town can be reached from all major south Indian cities like Hyderabad, Chennai or Bangalore by bus.

By Rail:

Kavali Railway Station is on the Ongole-Nellore rail route of the South Central Railways. Train connections include Navjivan Express, Tirupati-Howrah Express, Krishna Express, Vijayawada-Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express, Pinakini Express, Hyderabad-Chennai Express, Narayanadri Express and Circar Express. Seat reservation is computerized. Bitragunta Railway Station is the main station next to Kavali. Nellore Railway Station is about 53 km from here. The town can be reached from all major south Indian cities like Hyderabad, Chennai or Vijayawada by train.

By Air:

Nearest International airport is "Chennai" and domestic airports are "Vijayawada", "Tirupati", & "Chennai"

For more information:

Check this blog http://www.Kavali-awesome.blogspot.com


17th December 2009

every kavali person prapanchaniki oka i velige vadu
22nd March 2010

More on Kavali
Hi, please check this blog http://Kavali-awesome.blogspot.com for more information on Kavali.
16th June 2010

Kavali is great town
I love kavali.................
22nd June 2010

its nice to see this blog and I'm very happy to see the information about kavali. I born and brought up in kavali and its nice to hear and link people from kavali through this blog.

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