President A.M.A Hon’ble Secretary A.M.A Treasurer A.M.A
ANAKAPALLE MERCHANTS’ ASSOCIATION
Ankapalle Merchants Association was formed under the leadership of late Sri Lingamurthy, who remained as the friend, philosopher and guide, of the Anakapalle Merchants Association till his last days, The motto of the Association is “To Do The Duty With fraternity, Charity And Integrity”. The association became a regularly formed association on 17th August 1942 and was registered on 14th July 19443.
THE MERCHANTS’ ASSOSIATIONS SISTER CONCERN INSTITUTIONS NAMELY
- ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION VENKATA SWAMI NAIDU
- ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION LINGAMURTHY COLLEGE
- ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION ADINARAYANA HIGH SCHOOL
- ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION ADINARAYANA UPPER PRIMARY SCHOOL
- S.K. College of Technology and Management
ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION VENKATA SWAMI NAIDU MATERNITY HOSPITAL
Anakapalle is a mandal head quarters but had no maternity hospital. Even the adjoining mandals also do not have the facility. So the first act of philanthropy of the Association materialized with the setting up a free Maternity Hospital on 21-2-1945. Now this grew into a big and fully equipped hospital with sufficient number of doctors and nurses. The entire expenditure for the maintenance of the hospital is met out of the funds of Anakapalle Merchants Association only. It is named after late Konathala Venkataswamy Naidu.
ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION LINGAMURTHY COLLEGE
The out come of the desire of the Association to spread culture and knowledge was the established of a second grade college in 1953 which was up graded in 1956 offering B.A., B.Sc., & B.Com. It is named after late Korukonda Lingamurthy, the founder of Anakapalle Merchants Association.
ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION ADINARAYANA HIGH SCHOOL
A desire to have an ideal and model school on the part of the Association is fulfilled in the establishment of a High School on 24-6-65. This is situated in spacious place quite opposite to the college. The medium of institution is English. It is producing brilliant students of academic distinction. It is named after Late Konathala Adinarayana, father of Late K.Subramanyam.
ANAKAPALEE MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION ADINARAYANA UPPER PRIMARY SCHOOL
A desire to have an ideal and school on the part of the Association is fulfilled in the establishment of a Upper Primary School on 15-6-2004. This is situated in spacious place behind of Vartaka Sangam. The medium of institution is English. It is named as The Anakapalle Merchants Associations Adinarayana English Medium Elementary School.
A.S.K. College of Technology and Management
During the year 2010 a desire to Establish Technical Education, The Anakapalle Merchants Association Established A.S.K. College of Technology and Management in the year 2010. This is situated in the campus of A.M.A.L.College, Anakapalle.
Our A.M.A.L. College
The College was started on 22-06-1953 in seven thatched sheds. Popularly called “Parnasalas” with 79 students and 11 staff members. Sri Vuppala Peda Venkata Rammanaih and Sri Thatikonda Nookayya Chetty were the founder president and Correspondent respectively.
The name of the college was changed from Anakapalle Merchants Association College to Anakapalle Merchants Association Lingamurthy College on 01-04-1955, to honour late Sri Korukonda Lingamurthy, the founder of Anakapalle Merchants Association. It was upgraded to a First Grade College in 1956.
P.G. Courses in Commerce (Aided) started in 1973, and Organic Chemistry (Self finance) 1999 respectively. M.Sc. Analytical Chemistry and B.Sc. (Mathematics, Electronics, Computer Science (self finance) were introduced during 2004-05 respectively. The students of Degree & PG brought laurels to the college in curricular and extra–curricular activities and are now holding prestigious positions in India and abroad.
The present splendour of the college is the result of the unfailing efforts of the college Governing Body and the members of the Merchants’ Association, mainly of Sri Kolluru S.N.Manga Raju President Dadi Srinivasa Rao Correspondent of the Governing Body, Sri K.Lakshminarayana Rao (Peda Babu) President, Sri Thammana Raghu Babu Hon President, Anakapalle Merchants Association and Dr.G.Jaya Babu, Principal (FAC) of the College.
Historical Visit of Sri V.V.Giri, President of India:
His Excellency V.V.Giri, the then President of India made a historical visit to the College on the invitation of the Management and declared open a New Administrative Block on 8-11-1971. Sri Khandubai Desai, the then Governor of Andhra Pradesh, Sri P.V. Narasimha Rao, the then Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh and Dr. L.Bullaiah, the then Vice-Chancellor of Andhra University were also present on that occasion.