Tamil Nadu state map:

Tamil Nadu state capital city is Chennai. The total area of the state is 130,058 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 6,24,05679 among them male population is 3,14,00909 and female population is 3,10,04770. Sex ratio of the state is 995 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 80.33 %.

Tamil Nadu state vehicle registration code is TN.

Chief Minister of the state is Edappadi K. Palaniswami and Governor is C. Vidyasagar Rao.

Electricity board in Tamil Nadu:

  • Regulatory Commission - Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC)
  • Generating Companies - Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd (TANGEDCO)
  • Transmission Companies - Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Ltd (TANTRANSCO)
  • Distribution Companies - Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd (TANGEDCO)

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • for units less than 50 - 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • for units less than 100 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.25 per unit
  • for units less than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.5 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit
  • for units more than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs. 3.50 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit, 251 and above units = Rs.6.6 per unit

Quick Facts:

State Tamil Nadu
Meaning of Tamil Nadu Homeland of "Tamils"
Country India
Time Zone IST (UTC+05:30)
State Formation Day 26-Jan-50
Capital City Chennai
People of the state called as Tamilian
Area 130,058 Km.sq
Population 6,24,05679
Male Population 3,14,00909
Female Population 3,10,04770
Females per 1000 Males 995
Literacy Rate 80.33 %
State Vehicle Registration Code TN
Languages Tamil
No. of districts 32
Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami
Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao
Assembly Constituencies 234
Parliamentary Constituencies 39
State Animal Nilgiri Tahr
State Flower Glory lily
State Bird Emerald Dove
State Tree Palmyra palm
Important Festivals of the state:

Aurbathimoovar Festival, Mylapore, Cape Festival, Chennai Dance & Music Festival Chennai, Chithirai Festival, Madurai, Mamallapuram Festival, Dussehra, Float Festival, Kanthuri Festival, Kartigai Deepam, Mahamagam Festival, Meenakshi Kalyanam-Madurai, Natyanjali Dance Festivals, Pongal, Tamil New Year, Thai Poosam, Thyagaraja Carnatic Music Festival-Thiruvariyar, Tourism Fair are the major festivals celebrated in Tamil Nadu state.

Top tourist places in Tamil Nadu:

Brihadeeshwara Temple (Thanjavur), Sri Meenakshi Temple (Madurai), Airavatesvara Temple (Kumbakonam),Monuments at Mahabalipuram, Kapaleeshwar Temple (Chennai), Ramanathaswamy Temple (Rameswaram), Gangaikonda Cholapuram, Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple (Tirunelveli), Vivekananda Rock Memorial (Kanyakumari),Dhanushkodi Beach, Sri Parthasarathy Temple, Arjuna's Penance (Mahabalipuram), Dhyanalinga Temple, San Thome Church, Sea Shore Temple (Mahabalipuram),Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Marudamalai Temple, Ooty, Jambukeswarar Temple, Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge (Rameswaram), Upper Bhavani Lake (Ooty),Pancha Pandava Rathas, Kodaikanal, Mahabalipuram are the major tourist attractions of the state.

Agriculture:

Paddy, Groundnut, Cholam, Cotton, Sugarcane, Maize, Turmeric, Ragi, Coconut, Pulses, Cumbu are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the state.

Important Rivers of the state:

Bhavani, kaveri, Noyil, Cheyyar, Palar, Thamirabarani, Chittar, Servalar, Ponnaiyar and Vaigai are the major rivers that flow in Tamil Nadu.

Tamil Nadu Cuisine:

Adhirasam, Avial, Biryani, Chakkoli, Chapati, Chettinad cuisine, Chippi appam, Congee, Dosa, Idiyappam, Kheer, Koottu, Koozh, Kothu Parotta, Kullakar rice, Kuzhambu, Masala, dosa, Molagoottal, Mulligatawny soup, Munthiri Kothu, Murugan Idli Shop, Murukku, Paddu, Papadum, Parotta, Paruppusilli, Pongal (dish), Poriyal, Pulihora, Puri, Puttu, Putu mayam, Rasam, Sambar, Sevai, Thoothukudi macaroon, Thuvaiyal, Upma, Uttapam, Watalappam are few of the many varieties of Tamil Nadu.

List of Medical Collegs in Tamil Nadu

  • Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur
  • Madras Medical College and Research Institute, Park Town, Chennai
  • Stanley Medical College, Royapuram, Chennai
  • Government Kilpauk Medical College, Chetput (Chennai)
  • Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu, Kanchipuram
  • Madurai Medical College, Madurai
  • Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore
  • Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli
  • Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College, Salem, Tamil Nadu
  • K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College, Trichy, Tamil Nadu
  • Government Vellore Medical College, Adukamparai, Vellore
  • Christian Medical College, Bagayam, Vellore
  • Government Theni Medical College, Theni
  • Thoothukudi Medical College, Thoothukudi
  • Government Villupuram Medical College, Villupuram
  • Government Thiruvarur Medical College, Thiruvarur
  • Government Sivgangai Medical College, Sivagangai
  • Government Siddha Medical College Chennai,
  • Government Homeopathy Medical College, Thirumangalam, Madurai
  • Government Ayurveda Medical College, Kottar, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari
  • Government Unani Medical College, Chennai
  • Government Yoga & Naturopathy Medical College Arumbakkam, Chennai

Demographics:

Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala are the neighbouring states of Tamil Nadu.

Districts in the state and their information is given below.

District Population Male Female
Ariyalur 752481 373319 379162
Chennai 4681087 2357633 2323454
Coimbatore 3472578 1735362 1737216
Cuddalore 2600880 1311151 1289729
Dharmapuri 1502900 772490 730410
Dindigul 2161367 1081934 1079433
Erode 2259608 1134191 1125417
Kancheepuram 3990897 2010309 1980588
Kanniyakumari 1863174 926800 936374
Karur 1076588 534392 542196
Krishnagiri 1883731 963152 920579
Madurai 3041038 1528308 1512730
Nagapattinam 1614069 797214 816855
Namakkal 1721179 866740 854439
Perambalur 564511 281436 283075
Pudukkottai 1618725 803337 815388
Ramanathapuram 1337560 676574 660986
Salem 3480008 1780569 1699439
Sivaganga 1341250 670597 670653
Thanjavur 2402781 1183112 1219669
The Nilgiris 735071 360170 374901
Theni 1243684 624922 618762
Thiruvallur 3725697 1878559 1847138
Thiruvarur 1268094 627616 640478
Thoothukkudi 1738376 858919 879457
Tiruchirappalli 2713858 1347863 1365995
Tirunelveli 3072880 1518595 1554285
Tiruppur 2471222 1242974 1228248
Tiruvannamalai 2468965 1238688 1230277
Vellore 3928106 1959676 1968430
Viluppuram 3463284 1744832 1718452
Virudhunagar 1943309 967437 975872
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 66
2 Andhra Bank 157
3 Axis Bank 201
4 B N P Paribas 1
5 Bank Of America 1
6 Bank Of Baroda 183
7 Bank Of Ceylon 2
8 Bank Of India 220
9 Bank Of Maharashtra 32
10 Bank Of Tokyo Mitsubishi Limited 1
11 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 4
12 Canara Bank 832
13 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 58
14 Central Bank Of India 225
15 Chinatrust Commercial Bank Limited 1
16 Citi Bank 2
17 City Union Bank Limited 327
18 Corporation Bank 206
19 Credit Agricole Corporate And Investment Bank Calyon Bank 1
20 DCB Bank Limited 6
21 Dena Bank 43
22 Deustche Bank 3
23 Development Bank Of Singapore 6
24 Dhanalakshmi Bank 32
25 Federal Bank 136
26 HDFC Bank 230
27 HSBC Bank 3
28 ICICI Bank Limited 407
29 IDBI Bank 115
30 Indian Bank 937
31 Indian Overseas Bank 1160
32 Indusind Bank 40
33 ING Vysya Bank 48
34 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 5
35 Karnataka Bank Limited 47
36 Karur Vysya Bank 382
37 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 37
38 Laxmi Vilas Bank 248
39 Mizuho Corporate Bank Limited 1
40 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 56
41 Punjab And Sind Bank 14
42 Punjab National Bank 188
43 Ratnakar Bank Limited 9
44 Reserve Bank Of India 1
45 Shinhan Bank 1
46 South Indian Bank 149
47 Standard Chartered Bank 7
48 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 10
49 State Bank Of Hyderabad 63
50 State Bank Of India 1101
51 State Bank Of Mysore 55
52 State Bank Of Patiala 16
53 State Bank Of Travancore 185
54 Syndicate Bank 266
55 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 345
56 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 5
57 The Royal Bank Of Scotland N V 1
58 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 3
59 The Tamil Nadu State Apex Cooperative Bank 26
60 UCO Bank 107
61 Union Bank Of India 238
62 United Bank Of India 40
63 Vijaya Bank 128
64 Woori Bank 1
65 YES Bank 17