About Pudukkottai district:

Pudukkottai is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 4651 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1618725 living in houses, among them male population is 803337 and female population is 815388. Sex ratio of the district is 1015 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 77.19%.

Pudukkottai district vehicle registration code is TN 55. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Pudukkottai.


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 Pudukkottai district.

Pudukkottai 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 Pudukkottai.

Top tourist places in Pudukkottai:

Places of interest in Pudukkottai:

Sri porpanai kottai muneeswarar kovil- porpanaikottai, Arulmigu Nei Nandeeswarar Temple, Dharma Sastha Kovil - Kannankarakudi, Si Putradi Mahasakthi Mariyamman kovil - Bharathiyar Nagar, Sri Periyanagi Ambal Sametha Arangulanathar Temple - Thiruvarangulam, Sri Pitari Amman Temple - Thiruvarangulam, Sri Vetriyaandavar temple Venkitakulam, Murugan Temple at Kumaranmalai(Pulvayal), Ulaganayaki Ambaal Temple at Kollampatti, Sri Chithi Vinayagar Temple at Namakkottai, Arulmighu Malaiyandi Temple at Valayapatti, Arulmigu Dharmasamvarthini Sri Namapureeswarar Temple - Alangudi, Sri Perungaraiyadi Meenda Ayyanar Temple at Kulamangalam, Sri Muthumariyamman Temple - Vadakadu, Sri Muthumariyamman Temple - Kothamangalam, Subramaniya Swamy Thirukovil, Admanathaswamy Temple, Kokarneswarar Temple at Thirukkokarnam, Sri Bragadhambal Temple, Sri Thiruvapur Muthumariyaman Temple, Sri Viruthapureeswarar Temple, Veeramakali amman Temple, Aranthangi and Perambur(Andakulam), Meiyyanathar Temple 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 Pudukkottai district:

  • Arantangi
  • Ayingudi
  • Keeranur
  • Kumaramangalam
  • Merpanaikkadu
  • Muttampatti
  • Narthamalai
  • Pudukkottai
  • Tirumayam
  • Valaramanikkam

Insurance Companies in Pudukkottai:

  • National Insurance Company Ltd ,Ts no: 4132,, E Main Rd, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Pudukkottai:

  • Mohamed Associates Law Firm,T.S. No.3910, S 2nd St, Kadukkakadu, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001
  • Vetri Selvam A,801 Hig New Housing Unit, Pudukottai Road, Pudukottai Road, Tanjore, Kerala 613005
  • Sudhakar C,No 46 Eliza Nagar, Serfoji College, Pudukottai Road, Pudukottai Road, Tanjore, Kerala 613005

Blood banks in Pudukkottai:

  • Government Hospital ,Wadair Santha, Brindavan

Trading companies in Pudukkottai:

  • NIRMAL BANG SECURITIES PRIVATE LIMITED ,413 PON PUDUPATTIPON PUDUPATTI (P) THIRUMAYAM (TK)District:Pudukkottai,TNPostcode:622408
  • APOLLO SINDHOORI CAPITAL INVESTMENTS LTD ,DOOR NO. 91/9 BAZAAR MAIN ROADPONAMARAVATHY PUDUPPATTI THIRUMAYAM TK PUDUKKOTTAI DTDistrict:Pudukkottai,TNPostcode:622408
  • Reliance Securities ,TS -5501, 1st StreetMarathandupuramDistrict:Pudukkottai,TNPostcode:622001

Hotels in Pudukkottai:

  • HOTEL MAARIS,No.#2382, West main street, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001
  • Hotel Sathyam, NO-1, Sathyamoorthy, Near New Bus Stand, State Highway 26, Santhanathapuram, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001
  • Sri Lakshme Lodge,Town Survey No 9962, Madurai Road, Pudukkottai Ho, Opp To Court, Madurai Road, P, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001
  • Shivalaya Hotel,A M A Nagar, Nizam Colony, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001
  • Hotel Royal Park,T.S No. 5840/41, Santhanathapuram 4th Street, Opp. New Bus Stand, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001
  • Abirami Hotel,SH 71, Kadukkakadu, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001
  • Shanti Home,TSK House, Ramachandrapuram Kadiapatti, Off Thirumayam Fort, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622505
  • Prince lodge,5843,Sathyamoorthy Road,Opp.To.New Bus Stand, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu 622001

Theatres in Pudukkottai district:

  • Alankar Theatre - Main Road, Ponnamaravathy

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Axis Bank 5
3 Bank Of Baroda 1
4 Bank Of India 1
5 Canara Bank 9
6 Central Bank Of India 6
7 City Union Bank Limited 6
8 Corporation Bank 1
9 ICICI Bank Limited 20
10 IDBI Bank 1
11 Indian Bank 19
12 Indian Overseas Bank 34
13 Indusind Bank 1
14 Karur Vysya Bank 5
15 Laxmi Vilas Bank 4
16 Punjab National Bank 1
17 South Indian Bank 1
18 State Bank Of India 11
19 State Bank Of Travancore 1
20 Syndicate Bank 1
21 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 2
22 The Tamil Nadu State Apex Cooperative Bank 1
23 UCO Bank 2
24 Union Bank Of India 3