Vizianagaram is a city and district headquarters of Vizianagaram district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a region and furthermore the mandal base camp of Vizianagaram mandal. It is found 18 km inland from the Bay of Bengal and 42 km toward the upper east of Visakhapatnam. Vizianagaram was controlled by ious Hindu sovereigns of Kalinga. The region incorporating Srikakulam in the north was vital piece of the area of Eastern Chalukyas of Vengi amid the lead of Kubja Vishnudhana 624-641. Amid his manage the Vengi kingdom had extended from Srikakulam in the north to Nellore in the south. They belittled Telugu.
The zone was invade by the neighboring Gajapatis for quite a while. The Vijayanagara realm battled a few wars and at last drove out the Gajapatis. The zone was under the govern of distinguished Krishna Deva Raya of Vijayanagara Empire as well. After a short manage from Golconda, the administer of Nizam territory of Hyderabad took after. Nizams ruled for the period 1707 to 1753. Srikakulam to the prompt north was the central command for income accumulation of Rajahmundry, Eluru, Kondapalli and in addition Srikakulam region. The French crushed and finished the control of Nizam in 1753, these all areas were from that point some portion of French India in 1753.