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Administration in Kadapa

Cuddapah city or Kadapa is the headquarters of YSR District. The administration of Cuddapah is handled by the Municipal Corporation and the Collectorate jointly. The Municipal Corporation in Kadapa is the largest municipal corporation in the Rayalaseema region. The city is well connected with the remaining districts in Rayalseema as it is in the centre of the region.

The district is very rich in mineral wealth. It is considered as one the major source of minerals like limestone and barytes in India. With such prosperity in mineral ores, Cuddapah has gained great significance in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Being the Headquarters of the district the City’s administration is done by a large governing body which constitutes both the Revenue and Municipal Departments.

The city has seen a great increase in urbanisation since 2004 when Late Dr. Y.S.Rajashekar Reddy became the Chief Minister of A.P, who happens to be a native of this district. After the tragic death of Dr. YSR Reddy, the district name has been changed to YSR District from Cuddapah. However, Cuddapah city is still enjoys its historic elegance adorned with the urbanisation of various sectors of the city.
Administration in Kadapa

Kadapa Municipal Corporation

The municipal Corporation of Kadapa was previously a municipal council which has been converted to a corporation in 2005. It is the largest Municipality in Rayalaseema region in terms of area (164 Sq.Km) under its administration. The council was initially constituted as a municipality in 1868. The present Commissioner of The Municipal Corporation of Kadapa is Mr. D. John Samson. In the year 2010-2011, Cuddapah Municipal Corporation has issued a 72.2 Crore Rupee amount to improve Sewage systems; 29.23 Crores for water supply improvements

Municipal Corporation of Kadapa provides employment for 1292 people, including 13 Senior Officials, 51 ministerial employees and 16 field level employees etc.

Address of Kadapa Municipal Corpoartion
Municipal Corporation
Near Traffic Police Station,
R.S.Road, Kadapa
Phone: 08562-242293
Fax: 08562-242293
Municipal Corporation of Kadapa

Collectorate of Kadapa

Every district in India has a collectorate whose representative is the District Collector. The district Collector is an officer of IAS rank. The revenue departmental administration is carried out by the Collectorates.

The present District Collector of Kadapa is Shri Kona Sasidhar, IAS. The collector is appointed by the state governments. He is the official representative of the district who is responsible to report to the Chief Minister.

The Deputy Collector and the Joint Collectors are the successive authorities after the Collector.

Contact: Collector &  District Magistrate
Office Phone: 08562-244438
Mail: collector_kdp@ap.gov.in

List of MPs from Cuddapah

  • Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy
  • Constituency: Kadapa
  • Annayagari Sai Prathap   
  • Constituency: Rajampet

List of MLAs from Cuddapah

There are 10 assembly constituencies in Kadapa. Here's a list of all the Members of Legislative assembly from YSR kadapa district:
  • S MD. Ahmadulla
    Constituency: Kadapa
  • YS. Vijayalaxmi
    Constituency: Pulivendula
  • P. Kamalamma
    Constituency: Budvel
  • A. Amarthnath Reddy
    Constituency: Rajampet
  • K.Srinivasulu
    Constituency: Koduru
  • G. Srikanth Reddy
    Constituency: Rayachoti
  • G. Veersasiva Reddy
    Constituency: Kamalapuram
  • B.    Adinarayana Reddy
    Constituency: Jammaladugu
  • D.L. Ravindra Reddy
    Constituency: Mydukur
  • M. Linga Reddy
    Constituency: Proddutur

Kadapa Judiciary

The Judiciary system in Kadapa is same as anywhere in the country. The Supreme Court being the highest authority followed by High Courts and the District Courts headed by a District Magistrate etc.
Address of the District Court:
District Court Kadapa
Nagarjunapeta, Kadapa- 516001

Prisons in Kadapa

Prison Kadapa

Kadapa Prison is one the Seven Central Jails in the state for Andhra Pradesh. These Central jails are comparatively larger than other jails like the sub jails and the district jails. Generally convicts who are sentenced to more than two years of imprisonment are accommodated in these central jails.

Recently, Kadapa Prison has been a place where the Indian Oil Corporation has entered into an memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government to setup a state of the art retail gas filling station. This station is to be operated by the prisoners of the Kadapa Central jail.
Superintendent of Kadapa Central Jail:

Govinda Rajulu : (O&F) 08562 249550
Superintendent of Jails:
Resi 08562 249590
Mobile: 9494633643

Address: Kadapa Central Jail

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