|• Panchayat president||Thirumalai M(DMK)|
|Elevation||224 m (735 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
Mallasamudram(Tamil:மல்லசமுத்திரம்) is a Town Panchayat in Thiruchengode taluk, Namakkal district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Mallasamudram is about 25 km from Salem on the Salem - Tiruchengode Road, via Attayampatti. It has an average elevation of 224 metres (734 feet). Mr.M.Thirumalai(DMK) is the President of this Town panchayat
Mallai Sri Sellandi Amman safeguards the people of this town. Mallai Sellandi Amman has temple near the centre of the town. kannan&Viliyan Kulam panglis of Kongu Nattu Vellala Gounders worship Sellandi Amman as their Kuladeivam. Maasi Thiruvizha is held each year in Tamil month of Maasi at this temple. There is a Shiva Temple, "Soleeshwaran", of the Chola Era. There are two other temples: Chinna Mariyamman and Periya Marriyaman. Chinna Marriyamman festival is held in April and Periya Marriyaman holds its festival in November.There is a Famous Murugan temple, Kalipatti Kandasamy Kovil located at Kalipatti 2.5 km north of Mallasamudram. Festival Thai Poosam in Jan-Feb (Thai, Tamil Month) attracts people from all over the neighbourhood. There is one more Perumal Kovil in Mallasamudram (Kollapatti) constructed by Kings situated near the serene and scenic bunds of Chinna-Eri (Small lake).There is a Veeramathi amman temple at Dharukuppa Naikkar Thottam, Chinnakollappatti near by Mallasamudram lake build and maintained by,"Yadhava Kula Pokkisa Naickar Mamandhala Kula Pangaligal", Festival is held in January.There is one more "Sri Veeramathi amman and Sri periyandichi amman" temples at IrugalurPudhupalayam "Sri viswakarma Vadivel achari Kula pangaligal" kuladeivam, Festival is held in "karthigai deepam" located at 5Kms west of Mallasamudram.
Government primary Health Centre situated in Vaiappamalai Main Road. OP and IP services, laboratory and Optometric services, Integrated Testing and Counselling services for HIV, Siddha and Yoga Departments are the services provided here. Family Planning services like Vasectomy and Tubectomy.
There are elementary, primary, secondary as well as higher secondary schools in Mallasamudram. Mallasamudram also has three Engineering Colleges:
- Mahendra Engineering College,
- Mahendra Institute of Technology
- Mahendra Institute of Engineering and Technology.
A polytechnic college named Mahendra Polytechnic college is also situated in Mallasamudram.
As of 2001[update] India census, Mallasamudram had a population of 17,125. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Mallasamudram has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 59%. In Mallasamudram, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.
There are two cinema theatres in Mallasamudram namely
1 .M.N.K (digital DTS facility)
2. Arunacalam (digital DTS facility)
Distances to nearest city and town
Banks And ATMs
1. State Bank of India (IFSC code SBIN0016204)
2. Axis Bank(IFSC code UTIB0001500)
3. Canara Bank(IFSC code CNRB0003292)
4. Union Bank of India (IFSC code UBIN0533424)
5. Salem central Cooperative Bank
6. Primary agricultural Co-operative Bank
7. Pallavan Gram Bank
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.