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Guntur

(go͞onto͞or`), city (1991 pop. 471,051), Andhra Pradesh state, SE India. Located in the Krishna River delta, the city is a railroad junction and agricultural market for jute, tobacco, and rice. Founded by the French in the 18th cent., Guntur was ceded to Great Britain in 1823.

Guntur

 

a city in India, in Andhra Pradesh state, on the delta of the Krishna River. Population, 269,900 (1971). It is a railroad junction as well as an important center for the tobacco trade. It has tobacco, cotton, and food-processing industries. A cement plant and handicraft enterprises producing household items are also located there.

Guntur

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)
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Strengthening of infrastructure facilities to zp high school at ankireddypalem of guntur (v) & (m) in guntur distict
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Under the "Rajiv Gruha Kalpa- affordable housing programme for the urban poor" initiated by the Department of Housing in the State of Andhra Pradesh, an initial stock of affordable homes in Guntur District will be made available, with an enrollment process that incorporates iris recognition of applicant couples to prevent duplicate applications.
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Tenders are invited for Removing of silt and covering with pre cast blocks over the drain in new market yard, Guntur of a.
Tenders are invited for Construction of cc outfall drain on eastern side of vijayawada road from navabharth colony main road to guntur kidney & Multi speciality hospital in div.
c drains to vijayawada road on eastern side from mahatma gandhi inner ring road to national highway in guntur municipal corporation
Tenders are invited for Providing central median to etukuru road from three statue to nh-5 in guntur municipal corporation under municipal general funds
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Tenders are invited for Repairs and renovation to gdcms head office building at guntur in guntur district