Welcome to Tanuku Municipality

Tanuku, the town under consideration is in West Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh. Historically Tanuku formed a part of Mogatur paragana of peddapuram Samsthanam under the rules of Rajamundry, Tanuku also happened to be the birth place of “adikavi Nannayya” who under took the task of translatation of Maha Bharatam from Sanskrit into Telugu. Tanuku town is located 16 degrees 45 minutes North Longitude and 81 degrees 40 minutes East longitude on the bank of river Gosthani, and in middle of West Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh. Tanuku town is located on branch line of South Central Railway line at a distance of 18 Km from Nidadavolu Junction, It is also situated on Notational High Way-5 (Madras-Howrah). Godavari Western Delta Main Canal called G&V canal also passing through the town. The G&V canal passing through the middle of the town dividing the town into two parts