Commune Panchayats in Yanam district:

About Yanam district:

Yanam is a district in Puducherry state, India. The total area of the district is 17 According to recent census the total population of the district is 55616 living in houses, among them male population is 27277 and female population is 28339. Sex ratio of the district is 1038 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 79.47%.

Yanam district vehicle registration code is PY 04. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Yanam.

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.1.1 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.1.75 per unit
  • 201 to 400 units = Rs.3.50 per unit
  • 401 and above units = Rs.4.60 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Bastille Day, Fete De pondicherry, French Food Festival, Masimagam Festival, Pongal, Villianur Temple Festival, Sri Aurobindo Birth Anniversary are the major festivals celebrated in Yanam district.

Yanam Cuisine:

Salad Nicoise, Quiche, Steak-frites (Beef Steak with French Fries), Coq Au Vin, Sole Meuniere, Croque Monsieur / Croque Madame, Bouillabaisse, Ratatouille, Crepes (Sweet or Savoury), Creme Caramel / Creme Brulee, Cheese Platter / Cheese Fondue, Croissant, French Pastries, Coconut Curry, Tandoori Potato, Soya Dosa, Podanlangkai, Assad, Kadugu Yerra, Curried Vegetables, Stuffed Cabbage, Palpayasam (Sweet Milk), Kadugu Yerra are few of the many varieties of Yanam.

Top tourist places in Yanam:

Places of interest in Yanam:

St. Ann's Catholic Church, Alivelu Manga Sametha Shri Venkateswara Temple, Sivalayam, Venkanna Babu Temple are the major tourist attractions of the district.


rice, maize, jowar (cholam), bajra (cumbu), ragi, and pulses (Bengalgram, Redgram, Greengram, Blackgram and Horsegram). The cash crops include cotton, sugarcane, oilseeds, coconut, gingelly and chillies. are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Yanam district:

Insurance Companies in Yanam:

  • LIC Yanam ,Bus Stand Rd, Yanam, Puducherry 533464

Lawyers (Advocates) in Yanam:

  • S D Srinivas,Georgepeta Main Rd, Sri Rama Colony, Yanam, Andhra Pradesh 533463

Blood banks in Yanam:

  • Yanam Blood Bank,Yanam, Puducherry 533464

Trading companies in Yanam:

Hotels in Yanam:

  • G.V.S.Residency, D.No: 9-2-222E, N.H-214, BYPASS ROAD, Yanam
  • Hotel Anand Regency, NH214, Yanam

Theatres in Yanam district:


Commune Panchayat in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Yanam Taluk
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Andhra Bank 1
2 Indian Overseas Bank 1
3 Karur Vysya Bank 1
4 UCO Bank 1