Kia Motors has established its base in Anantapur district. The first car manufactured by Kia Motors at its Anantapur facility will be rolled out in January 2019, the Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said. AP CM has made these comments at Kappala Banda Gram Darshini programme at Puttaparthi Mandal in Anantapur district. The Chief Minister has also interacted with women in the said programme. AP CM has also asked the people about the welfare measure and various schemes of the government reaching to them.