Thungapuram

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Thungapuram
Thungapuram (India)
Coordinates: 11°11′N79°06′E / 11.19°N 79.10°E / 11.19; 79.10 Coordinates: 11°11′N79°06′E / 11.19°N 79.10°E / 11.19; 79.10
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Perambalur
Languages
  Official Tamil
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
621 716. [1]
Telephone code04328
Vehicle registration TN46, TN45
Nearest cityPerambalur, Ariyalur, Thittakudi, Trichy.
Literacy72%
Climate cool- hat-cool (Köppen)
Website wikimapia.org/10804850/THUNGAPURAM

Thungapuram (Tunkapuram or Kulōttuŋkacōļapuram or Ciṛu Maturai) is a panchayat village of Perambalur district, Tamil Nadu, India. It was formerly in Tiruchirappalli district

Perambalur district district in Tamil Nadu, India

Perambalur is an administrative district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The district headquarters is located at Perambalur. The district occupies an area of 1,752 km² and had a population of 565,223 with a sex-ratio of 1,003 females for every 1,000 males in 2011.

Tamil Nadu State in Southern India

Tamil Nadu, is one of the 29 states of India. Its capital and largest city is Chennai. Tamil Nadu lies in the southernmost part of the Indian subcontinent and is bordered by the union territory of Puducherry and the South Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. It is bounded by the Eastern Ghats on the north, by the Nilgiri Mountains, the Meghamalai Hills, and Kerala on the west, by the Bay of Bengal in the east, by the Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait on the southeast, and by the Indian Ocean on the south. The state shares a maritime border with the nation of Sri Lanka.

India Country in South Asia

India is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north; and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives; its Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.

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Politics

Before in 1995 Thungapuram have under Perambalur taluk and Tiruchirappalli district. After Composite Perambalur District came into existence after trifurcation of Tiruchirappalli district with effect from 30.09.1995 as per G.O MS.No 913 Revenue / Y3 dated 30.09.1995. Now its comes to under kunnam taluk in Perambalur district.

Tiruchirappalli Metropolis in Tamil Nadu, India

Tiruchirappalli, also called Trichy, is a major tier II city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and the administrative headquarters of Tiruchirappalli District. Trichy is the fourth largest city as well as the fourth largest urban agglomeration in the state. Located 322 kilometres (200 mi) south of Chennai and 374 kilometres (232 mi) north of Kanyakumari, Tiruchirappalli sits almost at the geographic centre of the state. The Cauvery Delta begins 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) west of the city where the Kaveri river splits into two, forming the island of Srirangam, which is now incorporated into the Tiruchirappalli City Municipal Corporation. Occupying 167.23 square kilometres (64.57 sq mi), the city was home to 916,857 people in 2011.

Thungapuram assembly constituency is part of Chidambaram (Lok Sabha constituency). [2]

Chidambaram (Lok Sabha constituency) Lok Sabha Constituency in Tamil Nadu

Chidambaram is a Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu. The seat is reserved for scheduled castes.

Media and Communication

Leading Tamil, English languages newspapers are available in Thungapuram. English dailies such as, The New Indian Express, The Hindu [3] are available.

<i>The New Indian Express</i> Indian Newspaper

The New Indian Express is an Indian English-language broadsheet daily newspaper published by the Chennai-based Express Publications. It was founded in 1932 as The Indian Express, under the ownership of Chennai-based P. Varadarajulu Naidu. In 1991, following the death of owner Ramnath Goenka, his family split the group into two companies. Initially, the two groups shared the Indian Express title, as well as editorial and other resources. But on 13 August 1999, the northern editions, headquartered in Mumbai, retained the Indian Express moniker, while the southern editions became The New Indian Express. Today, the two newspapers and companies are separate entities. Express Publications (Madurai) Limited publishes The New Indian Express from 32 centres in Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Odisha.

<i>The Hindu</i> English language newspaper in India

The Hindu is an Indian English-language daily newspaper owned by The Hindu Group, headquartered in Chennai. It was started as a weekly in 1878 and became a daily in 1889. It is one of the Indian newspapers of record and the second most circulated English-language newspaper in India, after The Times of India. As of March 2018, The Hindu is published from 21 locations across 11 states.

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References

  1. "Ariyalur - district sendurai - taluk ham let villages and postoffice" (PDF). Tamil Nadu. Government of Tamil Nadu. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 October 2011.
  2. "List of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies" (PDF). Tamil Nadu. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 March 2009. Retrieved 11 October 2008.
  3. "The toppers in SSLC exams among the government schools in perambalur district". The Hindu. thehindu.com. 6 June 2012.