Amravati is a city in the state of Maharashtra, India & Seventh most populous metropolitan area in Maharashtra. It is also the administrative headquarters of the Amravati district. Among the historical landmarks in the city are the temples of Goddess Amba, Lord Shri Krishna and Shri Venkateshwara.Like many small cities in India, Amravati is growing in terms of living standards. New flyovers and roads are being built, new traffic signals are being set up to renovate the city under IRDP (Integrated Road Development Programme) which is implemented by Government of Maharashtra.
Amravati is also growing as an industrial center, with cotton mills an important industry. The town is expanding toward Badnera, 10 km to the south, which is the location of the railway junction where the branch railway line serving Amravati joins the main Mumbai - Bhusawal - Wardha - Nagpur - Howrah rail route.