Thiruverumbur

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Thiruverumbur
Suburb
Thiruverumbur is located in Tiruchirapalli
Thiruverumbur
Thiruverumbur
Coordinates: 10°47′15″N 78°46′35″E / 10.78750°N 78.77639°E / 10.78750; 78.77639
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,835
Time zone IST (UTC+5.30)
Vehicle registration TN-81

Thiruverumbur (also spelt as Thiruverambur) is a suburb of city of Tiruchirapalli (Trichy or Tiruchi) present in Tiruchirapalli district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.It comes under the Trichy Corporation

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Thiruverumbur had a population of 16,835. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Thiruverumbur has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 72%. In Thiruverumbur, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. Thiruverumbur acquired the municipality status during the later 1900s and now Tiruchirapalli City include this town into Tiruchirappalli Municipal Corporation.

Etymology[edit]

The name of Thiruverumbur is derived from the Lord Thiru Erumbeeswarar whose temple is situated atop a hill near Thiruverumbur.

Important Places[edit]

  • Governmnet ITI College, Thiruverumbur

Transportation[edit]

Bus:- Thiruvermbur is an important bus stop on Trichy - Tanjore National Highway NH 67. Express Buses between Trichy and Tanjore , Kumbakonam , Mayiladuthurai ,etc. stop here. Thiruverumbur is also a terminus and important stop for city buses in Trichy.

Train:- Thiruvermbur has a railway station, which is located on the Trichy - Tanjore railway line. Passenger trains via this Trichy-Tanjore route halt here. The express trains which currently halt at this station are the Rockfort Express (Madras Egmore to Kumbakonam via Trichy) and the Mysore-Mayiladuthurai Express. In the Railway Budget 2012, it has been proposed to upgrade the Thiruverumbur station to an Adarsh Station. Tiruverambur station is a major railway station on the main line and is frequented by a large number of office goers, industrial workers employed in BHEL, its ancillary units, industrial units at SIDCO industrial estate, fabrication units, other small scale units in Ariyamangalam and also by the students of educational institutions. Understanding its importance, the railways had already completed various development works, including construction of shelter in platforms in the Tiruverambur station, foot overbridge, drinking water facility. [2] [3] [4] Air:- The nearest airport is Tiruchirapalli International airport.For both International and Domestic purposes.

Schools and Colleges[edit]

  • Government ITI College, Thiruverumbur, Trichy - 13.
  • Mukkulathor higher secondary school, Thiruverumbur Bus stand, Trichy - 13.
  • Boiler Plant Middle School, Ganesa Bus Stop, Trichy - 14.
  • Boiler Plant Boys Higher Secondary School, Kailasapuram, Trichy - 14.
  • Boiler Plant Girls Higher Secondary School, Kailasapuram, Trichy - 14.
  • R. S. Krishnan Higher Secondary School, Kailasapuram, Trichy - 14.
  • BHEL Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Kailasapuram, Trichy -14.
  • National Institue of Technology,Thiruverumbur, Trichy - 14.

RTO[edit]

The town has an UNIT RTO office with code: TN-81Z under TIRUCHY(EAST) RTO

Politics[edit]

Thiruverambur assembly constituency is part of Tiruchirappalli (Lok Sabha constituency).[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. 
  2. ^ sr.indianrailways.gov.in
  3. ^ trainenquiry.com
  4. ^ Syed Muthahar Saqaf (22 March 2012). "Tiruverambur, Ariyalur stations to become Adarsh stations". The Hindu, Tiruchirapalli. Retrieved 20 April 2012. 
  5. ^ "List of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies". Tamil Nadu. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-11.