Manali and Ennore as viewed from St Thomas mount
|Elevation||3 m (10 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Vehicle registration||TN-20-xxxx & TN-18-xxxx(new)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||North Chennai|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Thiruvottriyur|
According to 2011 census, Manali had a population of 35,248 with a sex-ratio of 968 females for every 1,000 males, much above the national average of 929. A total of 4,208 were under the age of six, constituting 2,194 males and 2,014 females. Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes accounted for 23.33% and .09% of the population respectively. The average literacy of the town was 74.52%, compared to the national average of 72.99%. The town had a total of : 9331 households. There were a total of 12,745 workers, comprising 25 cultivators, 49 main agricultural labourers, 127 in house hold industries, 11,293 other workers, 1,251 marginal workers, 12 marginal cultivators, 12 marginal agricultural labourers, 39 marginal workers in household industries and 1,188 other marginal workers.
Location and Surroundings
Manali is a Northern Suburb of Chennai city. It borders Tiruvottiyur to the east, Mathur MMDA to the west, Kodungaiyur to the south, 100 ft road to the North. The main throughfares in the area is Kamarajar Salai,Chinna mathur Road,Parthasarathy street.
Main street in Manali is Kamarajar Salai, school Street.
Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) runs passenger buses to Manali from other major parts of the Chennai city. Some of the bus services are :
|64C||Manali||Broadway||Manali Market,Mathur,Madhavaram Milk Colony,Moolakadai,Vyasarpadi,Doveton, Chennai Central|
|121A||Manali||CMBT||Manali Market,Mathur,Madhavaram Milk Colony,Moolakadai,Reteri,Lucas,Thirumangalam|
|170C Extn||Manali||Guindy I.E||Manali Market,Mathur,Madhavaram Milk Colony,Moolakadai,TVK Nagar,Reteri,Lucas,Thirumangalam,CMBT,Vadapalani|
|170M||Manali||Velachery||Manali Market,Mathur,Madhavaram Milk Colony,Moolakadai,TVK Nagar,Reteri,Lucas,Anna Nagar West,CMBT,Vadapalani,Guindy I.E|
|164C||Manali||Brodway||Manali Market,Mathur,Manjambakkam,Madhavaram,Moolakadai,Vyasarpadi,Doveton, Chennai Central|
Some of the buses which passes through Manali are :
|Route No||Origin||Destination||Passes through|
|121D||Manali New Town||CMBT||Manali|
Apart from MTC buses, Share Autos plays a major role for transportation in this Area.
- Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL)
Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL)(formerly MRL) is the largest company in Manali. Started in 1969, CPCL's Manali Refinery now has a capacity of 9.5 MMTPA and is one of the most complex refineries in India with Fuel, Lube, Wax and Petrochemical feedstocks production facilities. The main products of the company are LPG, Motor Spirit, Superior Kerosene, Aviation Turbine Fuel, High Speed Diesel, Naphtha, Bitumen, Lube Base Stocks, Paraffin Wax, Fuel Oil, Hexane and Petrochemical feed stocks
Other Industries located in Manali are as follows :
- Manali Petro Chemical Ltd(MPL)
- Futura Polymers Ltd
- Cetex Petro Chemicals Ltd
- Sriram Fibres Ltd(SRF)
- Madras Rubber Factory(MRF)
- Kothari chemicals and pesticides
- Balmer lawrie & co
- Infra tanks and polymers
- The Hunstman Polyurethenes
- ICI limited
- "Census Info 2011 Final population totals". Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014.
- "Census Info 2011 Final population totals - Manali". Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014.