The Eastern Chalukyas of Vengi, whose dynasty lasted for around 500 years from the 7th century until 1130 C. They continued to rule under the protection of the Chola empire until 1189 C.
E., when the kingdom succumbed to the Hoysalas and the Yadavas.
After this rebellion, the Bahmani sultans launched no further military compaigns outside their kingdoms, because the Marathas soon emerged as the strongest power in India.
The Nizams retained control of the interior provinces as the princely state of Hyderabad, acknowledging British rule in return for local autonomy.However, Komaram Bheem, a tribal leader, started his fight against the erstwhile Asaf Jahi Dynasty for the liberation of Hyderabad State.These three regions comprise 13 districts, with 3 in Uttarandhra, 6 in Coastal Andhra and 4 in Rayalaseema.Visakhapatnam, located on the Bay of Bengal in North Coastal Andhra is the largest city and commercial hub of the state with a GDP of .5 billion, followed in population and GDP by Vijayawada, which is located on the bank of Krishna River and which has a GDP of billion as of 2010.Archaeological evidence from places such as Amaravati, Dharanikota and Vaddamanu suggests that the Andhra region was part of the Mauryan Empire.
Amaravati might have been a regional centre for Mauryan rule.
In Andhra Pradesh Largest city is Vishakapatnam and Vijaywada.
On 2 June 2014, the north-western portion of Andhra Pradesh was separated to form a new state of Telangana.
The Golconda Sultans fought for the fort in 1531, 15, and Sultan Quli Qutb Shah captured it in 1579, renaming it Murtuzanagar.
Again it was reconquered by Vijayanagarans who overthrew sultunate rule across the entirety of modern-day Andhra Pradesh (excluding Telangana).
The Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 states that Hyderabad is joint capital of both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states for a period of time not exceeding 10 years.