Today Gold Rate in Nellore is Rs. 43,052.50 per 10 grams for 24 Karat
(10 grams = 1 tola gold)
Nellore is a famous district town located in the coastal part of Andhra Pradesh. The district is one of the biggest and well-known districts because of its historical & cultural importance. The historical facts about Nellore prevailed from the ancient times of the Cholas kingdom. Later on Mauryan empire came into power and then the Asoka in the 3rd century B.C came into power. Nellore has a glorious past and has been the epicentre of power for some of the most glorious kingdoms of south such as the Thanjavur kingdom and the Golconda empire. During the British rule,I it was a part of the Madras Presidency. The city played a pivotal role in the materialisation of Telugu language in India and later on in the formation of Andhra Pradesh as a state. Some people consider Nellore as the cultural capital of Andhra Pradesh. The city is also famous for Mr. Potti Sriramulu who hailed from Nellore and once fasted until death to demand the formation of Andhra Pradesh as a state. Being the epicenter of power for so many illustrious kingdoms, Nellore’s cultural significance grew manifold in the Telugu culture and is still eminent in the lifestyle of people here. Some of the famous festivals here is Dussehra & Rottela Panduga which is celebrated at the shrine of twelve martyrs on the river banks of Swarnala Cheruvu River.