Karaiyamputhur ( is a village Tamil: கரையாம்புதூர்) in [1 ] Bahour Commune of Bahour taluk in the Union Territory of Puducherry, India. It is one of the 11 Enclaves of Puducherry. Karaiyamputhur serves as a gateway to Puducherry - Panruti route. It lies on the southwesternmost tip of Puducherry district.
History [ edit ]
The name Karaiyamputhur means
new settlement on the banks of a river. Here the karai(banks) refers to Pennaiyar River banks. Pennaiyatrukaraiputhur may be the name which gets shortened to Karaiyamputhur.
Geography [ edit ]
Karaiyamputhur is surrounded by villages of
Tamil nadu on all side. It is connected to Bahour, its Commune Headquarters by Fronteir Road (RC-21).
Villages [ edit ]
Karaiyamputhur village panchayat consist of
Gallery [ edit ]
Map of Karaiyamputhur Village Panchayat
Politics [ edit ]
Karaiyamputhur is a part of
Nettapakkam (Union Territory Assembly constituency) which comes under Puducherry (Lok Sabha constituency)
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