YANAM REGION

YANAM POLICE STATION

URL: http://police.pondicherry.gov.in http://police.puducherry.gov.in

Phone- 0884  - 2321233                                                                                                        E - mail - yanps.yanam@nic.in

TOPOGRAPHY

         Yanam is one of the four regions of Pondicherry Union territory lying at a distance about 850 km. North East to Pondicherry . It is situated within the East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh on the Northern Bank of the Godavari river. The Police Station is housed in a Government building situated at Pillaraya street, which was inaugrated on 29-08-1983

         The bordering Police Station are 1) Coringa PS of Andhra Pradesh on the East 2) Draksharama PS of Andhra Pradesh on the west and 3) Muramalla PS of Andhra Pradesh on the South

Historical Prospective of Yanam Region 

       The name of the region is derived from the regional headquarters.. it is stiuated on the East Coast of the Indian Peninsula between 16 42' and 16 46' Northern Latitude and between 82 11' and 82 19' Eastern Longitude bouded on all sides by the east Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh. The town of Yanam lies on the spot where the River Coringa (Atreya) branches off from Gawthami Godavari. The River Coringa (Atreya) divides Yanam Region into two parts. The region, which covers an area of 20.00 Sq.KM, has a population of 24000 according to the 1991 census. The region is bounded on the East and South by River Gawthami Godavari, which discharges itself into Bay of Bengal after flowing almost 14 Kms. towards South- East from Yanam.

HISTORY

         A PARWANA from Haji Hassan Khan authorized the French Representative Bouquet, then Chef of the company at Machilipatnam to set up a "Loge' at Yanam in the year 1731. The Sovereignty of the French over the territory was confirmed by Musafar jung. the Nizam of Hyderabd in 1750. The place was formly ceded to them only two years late. link all other settlements. Yanam too fell thrice into the hands of the British. After the Napoleonic wars, Yanam along with the factory at Machilipatnam was finally returned to the French early in 1817.

        The loge at Machilipatnem which was not more than a market center continued under the French with a semblance of sovereignty till 6th October 1947 when they relinquished their over the same. 

APPROACH

         There is no railway line in Yanam Region., The nearest Raelway station is at Kakinada (head quarters of East Godavari District), which is 26 km, away on the east. it is an important trader centre and post town and there is a District Road connecting Yanam. It is also linked by another district road on the west Ramachandirapuram and Rajahmundry. To reach Yanam by Railway we have to get down either at samalkot Junction (38km. from Yanam) or at Kakinada Town (26 km from Yanam)

AREA = 23.964 Sq. km.  

BORDERING POLICE STATIONS

East

Corings PS (AP)

West

Draksharama PS (AP)

South

Muramall PS (AP)

 POPULATION          

       The population as per the 2001 census is 55616 (Male 27277, Female 28339) The majority of them ar Kapu community , Fishermen and Scheduled Caste and other minority communities 

Hindus

51616

Muslims

1500 

Christens

2500

Total

55616

 

 VILLAGES COVERED/ BEAT  PARTICULARS  

BEAT NO. 1

BEAT NO. 2  

Ambedkar nagar

Mettacur  

Kothapeta

Agraharam

Bheem nagar

Udaya krishna nagar

Kanakalapeta  

Gopal nagar

Rajeev nagar  

Ravindra nagar 

Francethippa

Vicas colony     

Kurasampeta 

Ayyanna nagar

Farampeta  

Dameti vari peta    

Darailathippa

Seetharama nagar  

Savthri nagar  

Giriampeta.

 

 

STATION STRENGTH PARTICULARS

 

Particulars

SI

ASI

HC

PC

Sanitary Assistant

Strength

1

 

2

22

1

 IMPORTANT FAIRS AND FESTIVALS 

A weekly fair is being held on every Tuesday at Panchala Street, Yanam. People from neighboring villages of Andhra Pradesh and villages of Yanam visits the fair where grocery, vegetables, fruits, clothes and other consumer items are to be sold.

 

SN

Name of the Festival

Month

1

Sri Venkateswara Festival

March

2

Brahmotsavams

September/October

3

Subbaraya Sasty Festival  

December

4

Mahalaxmamma & Polaramma  Festival

 

5

Mary Lourdu Matha Festival

February/March

 

IMPORTANT POLITICAL LEADERS  

 

SN

Name of the Political leader

Phone No

1

Thiru. Malladi Krishna Rao

Hon’ble Tourism Minister, Puducherry

2321999

2

Thiru. V. Rajeswara Rao

Ex. M.L.A., Yanam

2321357

3

Thiru. Raksha Hari Krishna

Ex. M.L.A., Yanam United Democratic, Forum

2321093

4

Thiru. P. Vishnu Murthy leader of, Yanam

2321435

5

Thiru. Manchala Saikumar B.J.P., President, Yanam.  

2324640

  

 IMPORTANT VITAL INSTALLATIONS/GOVT. OFFICES   IN THE JURISDICTION 

GOVT. OFFICES 

1

Regional Administrator Office, Yanam

2

Judicial Magistrate Court , Yanam

3

Government General Hospital , Yanam

4

Public Works Department, Yanam.

5

Electricity Office and Sub Station, Yanam

6

Accounts and Treasuries Office, Yanam

7

Municipal Office, Yanam

8

Joint Block Development Office, Yanam

9

Revenue Office, Yanam

10

Agriculture Office, Yanam

11

Civil Supplies Office, Yanam

12

Fisheries Office, Yanam

13

Industrial Office, Yanam

14

Social and  Scheduled Caste Welfare Office, Yanam

15

Employment Exchange Office, Yanam

16

Labour Office, Yanam

17

Fire Station, Yanam

18

Transport Department Office, Yanam

19

Customs Office, Yanam

 CENTRAL GOVT.  OFFICES

 

1

Tele Communications Office, Yanam.

2

Post and Telegraph Office, Yanam

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

GOVT. INSTITUTIONS

 

1

Dr. S.R.K. Govt. Arts College, Yanam

2

S.T.P.P. Govt. Junior College , Yanam

3

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Govt. Polytechnic  College, Yanam

4

Govt. Industrial Training Institute, Yanam

5

M.G.G.B. High School (Telugu Medium), Yanam  

6

M.G.G.B. High School (English Medium), Yanam

7

K.N.G.Girls High School , Yanam

8

K.S.P.R.V.P.R. Naidu Govt. High School , Kanakalapeta, Yanam

9

Dr. Ambedkar Govt. High School, Ambedkar Nagar, Yanam.

 CENTRAL GOVT. INSTITUTION

 

1

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Mettacur, Yanam  

     PRIVATE  INSTITUTIONS

 

1

Regency Institute of Technology, Darialthippa, Yanam  

2

Regency Public School , Mettacur, Yanam

3

Sarada Vidyaniketan, Gajula lane, Yanam

4

Yanam Public School , Yanam

5

Vivekanandha Public School , Yanam

6

Sai Vidyaniketan, Yanam

    BANKS 

 

1

State Bank of India , Yanam

2

Indian Bank, Yanam

3

Pondicherry State Co-Operative Bank, Yanam

 LARGE & MEDIUM SCALE INDUSTRIES

 

1

Regency Ceramics Limited , Mettacur, Yanam

2

M/s Dr.Reddy's Labs Limited,  Adavipolam, Yanam

3

Somkan Marile Foods Limited,  Darialathippa, Yanam

4

Blossoms Oils and Fats Limited, Adavipolam, Yanam

  SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES 

 

1

M/s Sri Kanaka Durga Castings (P) Ltd

Adavipolam, Yanam

2

M/s Sri Godavari Kraft Papers (P) Ltd

Adavipolam, Yanam

3

M/s Sri Venkateswara Packing Products

Adavipolam, Yanam

4

M/s Sri Vasavi Compounding

Adavipolam, Yanam

5

M/s Regma Paper Products

Mettacur, Yanam.

6

Lord Venky Pharma (P) Ltd

Mettacur, Yanam

7

Circar Carbides Pvt. Ltd

Mettacur, Yanam

8

Kartheek Metal Industries

Darialathippa, Yanam

9

Yanam Steels (P) Ltd.,  

Adavipolam, Yanam

10

Vasavi Synthetics (P) Ltd

Adavipolam, Yanam

11

Spark Pack Industry

Darialathippa, Yanam

12

Pondicherry Straw Board Mills (P) Ltd

Yanam.

13

Emvee Plastics (P) Ltd.,

Adavipolam, Yanam

14

Vasavi Pigments (P) Ltd

Adavipolam, Yanam

  RICE MILLS 

 

1

M/s Rama Krishna Modern Rice Mill,

Draksharama Road , Yanam

2

M/s Bhagya Lakshmi Modern Rice Mill,

Mettacur, Yanam

3

Sarva Lakshmi Rice Mill

, Mettacur, Yanam

4

Sumukha Veereswara Rice Mill

Yanam

5

Padmabalaji Par Boiled & Raw Rice Mill

Mettacur, Yanam

6

Lakshmi Ganesh Modern Rice Mill,

Mettacur, Yanam.

7

Gayathri Modern Rice Mill

Adavipolam, Yanam

8

Vasavi Modern Rice Mill,  

Adavipolam, Yanam

9

M/s Sri Padma Balaji Rice Mill,  

Mettacur, Yanam

  WATER TANKS 

 

1

Vicas colony,  Yanam

2

Nalla Tank

3

Kanakalapeta

4

Gopal Nagar ( Construction is going on)

5

Kurasampeta

6

Adi- Andhrapeta, Mettacur

7

Farampeta

8

Darialathippa

9

Giriampeta

  LARGE SCALE INDUSTRIES

 

1

Regency Ceramics Limited

Mettacur, Yanam.  

2

M/s Dr.Reddy's Labs Limited

Adavipolam, Yanam

3

Somkan Marile Foods Limited

Darialathippa, Yanam

4

Blossoms Oils and Fats Limited

Adavipolam, Yanam

GAS COMPANIES 

 

1

H.P. Gas company

Radha nagar, Yanam

2

Indane Gas company

Dhaksharama Road , Yanam