Amravathi (New Capital City), Guntur

Client: Tata Consulting Engineers Limited

Amravati, the upcoming capital city of the newly divided state of Andhra Pradesh was yet to take shape. It was formulating itself, re-organizing more than 25 villages along the southern banks River Krishna in the Guntur district. TerraNero stressed the vital importance of retaining blue-green infrastructure features of the land, integrating the wetlands and the rocky outcrops and the riparian stretch in the modern design features of the city. Yes, we were probably among the first in India to underscore the significance of ecological corridors for urban biodiversity.