About Virudhunagar district:

Virudhunagar is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 3446 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1943309 living in houses, among them male population is 967437 and female population is 975872. Sex ratio of the district is 1007 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 80.15%.

Virudhunagar district vehicle registration code is TN 67. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Virudhunagar / Aruppukottai.


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 Virudhunagar district.

Virudhunagar 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 Virudhunagar.

Top tourist places in Virudhunagar:

Places of interest in Virudhunagar:

Thiruvilliputhur Andal Kovil, Swamy Kasi Viswanatha Thiru Koil, Sri Badrakaliamman Temple, Thiruchuli, Sattur, Vembakottai, Tiruthangal, Nenmeni, Ayyanar Falls, Perumal Koil, Kachakara Amman Koil, Pathira Kali Amman ThirukKoil, Pilavakkal Dam, Sri Venkatachalapathy Temple, Parasakthi Mari Amman Temple, Kullur Sandhai Reservoir, Muthaliar Oothu 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 Virudhunagar district:

  • Aruppukkottai
  • Chettiyapatti
  • Kadambankulam
  • Melakkonnakkulm
  • Rajapalayam
  • Sankaralingaprm
  • Sivakasi
  • Srivilliputtur
  • Tippampatti
  • Tiruchchuli
  • Tiruppuvanam
  • Tiruttangal
  • Tulukapati
  • Vadamalapuram
  • Virdhunagar Junction
  • Virdhunagar Junction
  • Virdhunagar Junction
  • Virochannagar
  • Virudunagar Junction

Insurance Companies in Virudhunagar:

  • Life Insurance Corporation of India ,Madura Coats Colony, Sivagami Puram, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu 626001
  • Star Health & Allied Insurance Company Ltd , No # 127, Railway Feeder Rd, Sivagami Puram, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu 626001
  • NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPAY LTD ,SN NEW STREET, Sattur, Tamil Nadu 626203

Lawyers (Advocates) in Virudhunagar:

  • Advocate Mariappan Office,Railway Feeder Rd, Sivagami Puram, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu 626001

Blood banks in Virudhunagar:

  • Annai Blood Bank,117, P.S.R.Road,, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu 626123

Trading companies in Virudhunagar:

  • Religare ,76/3, LAKSHMI COMPLEX, PULLALA KOTTAI ROADDistrict:Virudhunagar,TNPostcode:626001
  • Religare ,NEW 24 OLD 23 KARPAGA VINAGARKOVILSRIVILLIPUTTURDistrict:Virudhunagar,TNPostcode:626125
  • ICICIDirect ,52/4T.T.TK. RDVIRUDHUNAGARDistrict:Virudhunagar,TNPostcode:626001
  • Angel Broking ,OLD NO 114 NEW NO 212MARAVAR NORTH STREET VATHIRAIRUPPU SRIVILLIPUTTURDistrict:Virudhunagar,TNPostcode:626132
  • CAPSTOCKS and SECURITIES (INDIA) PVT. LTD ,ROOM NO. 130/20Q, AYAN COMPLEX,KATCHERI ROADDistrict:Virudhunagar,TNPostcode:626001

Hotels in Virudhunagar:

  • Hotel Amil,No: 259-A, Tenkasi Main Road, Near Thirupathi Devasthana Kalyana Mandapam, Sundaranachiarpuram Post, Virudhunagar Dist, Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu 626142
  • Hotel Pandyan,16/35,, Sattur Rd, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu 626123
  • Bell Hotels,Nehru Road, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu 626123
  • Nandha Residency,8/1188-3A, Bye Pass Road, Near Sivakasi Road Corner, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu 626001
  • Burma Kadai,100, Municipal Office Rd, Sivagami Puram, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu 626001
  • Hotel Abirami,Tharkas St, Sivagami Puram, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu 626001
  • Arockiaraj Hotel A/c,43, Madurai Road, Virudunagar,, India
  • Hotel Banu,SH 42, Vellai Kottai, Aruppukkottai, Tamil Nadu 626101
  • Hotel Jaisantham,Rajapalayam, Tamil Nadu 626117

Theatres in Virudhunagar district:

  • Amirtharaj - Puluganoorani Road, Virudhunagar

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 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 5
4 Bank Of Baroda 3
5 Bank Of India 4
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 14
8 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
9 Central Bank Of India 3
10 City Union Bank Limited 7
11 Corporation Bank 1
12 Federal Bank 4
13 HDFC Bank 4
14 ICICI Bank Limited 2
15 IDBI Bank 3
16 Indian Bank 12
17 Indian Overseas Bank 27
18 Indusind Bank 1
19 Karur Vysya Bank 6
20 Laxmi Vilas Bank 7
21 South Indian Bank 4
22 State Bank Of India 18
23 State Bank Of Travancore 2
24 Syndicate Bank 2
25 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 19
26 The Tamil Nadu State Apex Cooperative Bank 1
27 Union Bank Of India 10
28 Vijaya Bank 1