Talukas in Chennai district:

About Chennai district:

Chennai is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 174 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 4681087 living in houses, among them male population is 2357633 and female population is 2323454. Sex ratio of the district is 989 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 90.18%.

Chennai district vehicle registration code is TN 01,TN 02,TN 03,TN 04,TN 05,TN 06,TN 07,TN 09,TN 10,TN 11, TN12, TN 13, TN 14, TN 22. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Chennai Central, Chennai Anna Nagar, Chennai Tondiarpet, Chennai Royapuram, Chennai Kolathur, Chennai Mandavelli, Chennai Tiruvanmiyur, Chennai West & South East (K. K. Nagar), Chennai South West (Virugambakkam), Chennai Suburban South (Tambaram), Chennai Suburban (Poonamallee), Chennai Suburban North Central (Ambattur), Chennai Suburban South East Sholinganallur, Chennai Alandur.


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
Important Festivals of the district:

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 Chennai district.

Chennai 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 Chennai.

Top tourist places in Chennai:

Places of interest in Chennai:

Marina Beach, Besant Nagar Beach, Elliott Beach, VGP Golden Beach, Guindy Snake Park, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, MGM Dizzee World, Queens Land, Ashtalakshmi Temple, Broken Bridge, Kapaleeswara Temple, St. Thomas Mount National Shrine, Thirumalai Thirupathi Devasthanam, Vadapalani Murugan Temple, University of Madras, Ripon Building, Guindy National Park, San Thome Basilica, Valluvar Kottam, MGR Memorial, Burma Bazaar, The Anna Centenary Library, Pulicat Lake, Muttukadu Lake, Government Museum, Birla Planetarium, Madras High Court, Theosophical Society, Marundeeswarar Temple, St. George Fort, MGR Film City, National Art Gallery, Thousand Lights Mosque, Breezy Beach, Tamilnadu Science and Technology Centres, Chennai Turtle Walk, Senate House, Universal Temple, Madras War Cemetery, Jeeva Park, Sowcarpet, Ayyappan Temple, Prakasam Salai, Kamaraj Memorial House, CSI Wesley Church, Connemara Public Library, Adyar Eco Park, Railway Museum (ICF), Santhome Beach, Kovalam Beach, Freemasons Hall, Royal Enfield Factory, M.Rm.Rm. Cultural Foundation, Little Mount Shrine, Kumaran Kundram, The Rajiv Gandhi Memorial, Barathi Memorial Museum, RuKmini Devi Museum, Periyar Science & Technology Centre, Dutch Fort, The Weaver's Centre, Rajaji Memorial, Radha Garden, Ranga Garden, Redhills Lake, Regional Train Museum 328, Puzhal Lake, Perungalathur Big Lake are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

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

Railway Stations in Chennai district:

  • Aiyanapuram
  • Arunnagar
  • Attippattu
  • Basin Bridge Junction
  • Guindy
  • Chennai Harbour
  • Kolatur
  • Korukkupet Junction
  • Kodambakam
  • Chennai Park
  • Chennai Park To
  • Chennai Beach
  • Chennai Chetpat
  • Chennai Fort
  • Chennai Central
  • Chennai Egmore
  • Loco Works Per
  • Mambalam
  • Mathur
  • Nungambakkam
  • Otivakkam
  • Perambur
  • Perambur Crg Wk
  • Perambur Lco Wk
  • Perambur Works
  • Potheri Halt
  • Royapuram
  • Saidapet
  • St Thomas Mount
  • Sundaraprmlkoil
  • Tiruvottiyur
  • Tondiarpet
  • Venkatesapuram
  • Vyasarpadi
  • Villivakkam
  • Washermanpet
  • Wimco Nagar

Insurance Companies in Chennai:

  • SBI General Insurance Company Ltd , Greams Road, Thousand Lights West, Thousand Lights, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600006
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited , Mena Kampala Arcade, Sir Thyagaraya Rd, Parthasarathi Puram, T Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 583101
  • Iffco Tokio - General Insurance Co Ltd , NO 7/5, Rajiv gandhi nagar, 100ft Road,, Murugan temple back side, Velachery, 2nd Main Rd, Rajiv Nagar, Velachery, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600042
  • Harish Fin Mart - Iffco - Tokio General Insurance Company Limited ,439, GNG St, Varadaraja Puram, Ambattur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600053
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited ,No.1, Second Floor, Subramaniam Building,, Club House Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited ,No.41/1, L R Complex, Karambakkam Main Road, Karambakkam, Porur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600116
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,Door No-12,H2035,2nd Floor,15th Main Rd,Anna Nagar West, Chennai, 600040

Lawyers (Advocates) in Chennai:

  • Corporate Legal Consultants Firm Chennai [Best Criminal Advocates &Top Civil Lawyers ], C603, KG Signature City, Adayalampattu, Mogappair West Extension,, 200 Feet By pass Service Road, Near Maduravoyal Bypass Junction, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600095
  • Advocate, Lawyer Office Chennai,29/2, Duraiswamy Road, T Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600017
  • Chennai Legal Guidance,St Lazarus Church Rd, Mullima Nagar, Mandavelipakkam, Raja Annamalai Puram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600028
  • Advocate R. Siva Subramanian,Plot No. 31, Kamatchi Nagar 3rd Street, Madambakkam, East Tambaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600126
  • Kamath & Kamath,Gandhi Nagar 4th Main Rd, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600020

Blood banks in Chennai:

  • Rotary Central TTK VHS Blood Bank, Tharamani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600113
  • Lions Blood Bank, 130, Marshalls Road, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600008
  • Jeevan Blood Bank and Research Centre,22/11, Wheatcrofts Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034
  • The Cross Blood Foundation,No.5/23, Thaima Nagar, Thathankuppam,, Villivakkam,, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600049
  • Blood Bank, Nageswara Rd, Tirumurthy Nagar, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034
  • THE LLMRF BLOOD BANK, 14/90, Ayyavu Street, Near Billroth Hospital, Aminjikarai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600029
  • Blood bank,Race View Colony, Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600032
  • Red Cross Blood Bank, Old No.50, New No.32, Red Cross Building, Montieth Road, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600008
  • Rotary Blood Bank - Nanganallur, Medavakkam Main Rd, Vanuvampet, Madipakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600091
  • Dhanvandri Blood Bank,F-1, 52A, T.Nagar, S W Boag Rd, CIT Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600017
  • Bharat Blood Bank, No:94, TVH Beliciaa Towers,10th Floor, Tower 2, MRC Nagar, Mandaveli, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600028
  • The Llmrf Blood Bank, Kilpauk, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600010
  • Sree Venkateswara Blood Bank,13/1 East muthiah chetty lane, Old washermanpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600021
  • RIGHT HOSPITAL & BLOOD BANK,9/4, 600010, Kilpauk, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600010

Trading companies in Chennai:

  • SMC Global ,25/1 SAI RAM APTT. R.A. PURAM IST MAIN ROADDistrict:Chennai,TNPostcode:600028
  • SMC Global ,E- 11 TNHB APARTMENTS HIG FLATS KAMARAJAR ROAD MATHURDistrict:Chennai,TNPostcode:600068
  • SMC Global ,NO. 119PERIYAR PATHAIDistrict:Chennai,TNPostcode:600094
  • Sharekhan ,NO.24/6, 2ND FLOOR, TARAMANI LINK ROAD, VELACHERY,District:Chennai,TNPostcode:600042
  • Sharekhan ,2 SREENIVAS 105/3(NEW NO. 147) ST. MARY'S RD ABHIRAMAPURAMDistrict:Chennai,TNPostcode:600018
  • Sharekhan ,56 THANDAVARAYAN GRAMANI STREET32 TO 181 TONDIARPET CHENNAISharekhan ,NO.24/6, 2ND FLOOR, TARAMANI LINK ROAD, VELACHERY,District:Chennai,TNPostcode:600042
  • Sharekhan ,2 SREENIVAS 105/3(NEW NO. 147) ST. MARY'S RD ABHIRAMAPURAMDistrict:Chennai,TNPostcode:600018
  • Sharekhan ,56 THANDAVARAYAN GRAMANI STREET32 TO 181 TONDIARPET CHENNAIDistrict:Chennai,TNPostcode:600081

Hotels in Chennai:

  • The Leela Palace, Adyar Seaface, M.R.C Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600028
  • The Hotel Royal Plaza Chennai, No. 3, E Road, Opposite to Koyambedu Market, Tiruvalluvar Sreet, Koyembedu, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600107
  • Ginger Hotel, Iitm No. 1 FA, 11th Floor, Behind Tidel, IIT Madras Research Park, Kanagam Rd, Kanagam, Park Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600113
  • Trident Hotel, 24,, 1, Chennai Theni Hwy, Meenambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600016
  • Priyadarshini Park, Old No.123, New No.139, Wallajah Road, Mount Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002
  • Vivanta by Taj, No.2, Binny Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002
  • Hilton Chennai, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600032
  • Hotel Chennai Deluxe, Block No. 1, Plot No. 5, E Road, Koyambedu, Near Omni Bus Stop, Opp Kamaraj Flower Market, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600107
  • Hyatt Regency, 365, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600018
  • Lemon Tree Hotel, 72, Sardar Patel Rd, Venkta Puram, Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600032

Theatres in Chennai district:

  • Agasthiya - T.H Road, Tondiarpet, Chennai
  • Ambika Theatre - Redhills, Chennai
  • Anna - Mount Road, Chennai
  • Annai Karumari (Devi Karumari Complex) - Virugambakkam, Chennai
  • Aravind - Rajiv Gandhi Main Road, Chennai

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Chennai
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 31
2 Andhra Bank 47
3 Axis Bank 62
4 B N P Paribas 1
5 Bank Of America 1
6 Bank Of Baroda 46
7 Bank Of Ceylon 2
8 Bank Of India 46
9 Bank Of Maharashtra 11
10 Bank Of Tokyo Mitsubishi Limited 1
11 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
12 Canara Bank 105
13 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 11
14 Central Bank Of India 39
15 Citi Bank 1
16 City Union Bank Limited 32
17 Corporation Bank 34
18 Credit Agricole Corporate And Investment Bank Calyon Bank 1
19 DCB Bank Limited 2
20 Dena Bank 15
21 Deustche Bank 1
22 Development Bank Of Singapore 2
23 Dhanalakshmi Bank 12
24 Federal Bank 18
25 HDFC Bank 91
26 HSBC Bank 2
27 ICICI Bank Limited 87
28 IDBI Bank 29
29 Indian Bank 121
30 Indian Overseas Bank 171
31 Indusind Bank 13
32 ING Vysya Bank 20
33 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 4
34 Karnataka Bank Limited 23
35 Karur Vysya Bank 52
36 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 15
37 Laxmi Vilas Bank 28
38 Mizuho Corporate Bank Limited 1
39 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 25
40 Punjab And Sind Bank 7
41 Punjab National Bank 29
42 Ratnakar Bank Limited 2
43 Reserve Bank Of India 1
44 South Indian Bank 18
45 Standard Chartered Bank 6
46 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 7
47 State Bank Of Hyderabad 27
48 State Bank Of India 234
49 State Bank Of Mysore 23
50 State Bank Of Patiala 6
51 State Bank Of Travancore 25
52 Syndicate Bank 52
53 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 25
54 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 3
55 The Royal Bank Of Scotland N V 1
56 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 2
57 The Tamil Nadu State Apex Cooperative Bank 4
58 UCO Bank 33
59 Union Bank Of India 57
60 United Bank Of India 21
61 Vijaya Bank 42
62 Woori Bank 1
63 YES Bank 8