Veppampattu

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Veppampattu
town panchayat
Veppampattu is located in Tamil Nadu
Veppampattu
Veppampattu
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 13°07′29″N 79°59′50″E / 13.124834°N 79.997152°E / 13.124834; 79.997152Coordinates: 13°07′29″N 79°59′50″E / 13.124834°N 79.997152°E / 13.124834; 79.997152
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Tiruvallur
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 602024
Vehicle registration TN 12
Nearest city Chennai
Lok Sabha constituency Tiruvallur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Poonamallee

Veppampattu (Tamil: வேப்பம்பட்டு) (or Veppampattu), is a is a suburb of Chennai and rapid growing town with all the facilities to live in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu between Chennai and Arakkonam on the Chennai - Arakkonam railway line. It is a fast-growing suburb of Chennai. It has a number of schools and colleges. Electric trains and NH 205 road provide transportation to Chennai. Veppampatu can be approached by both train and bus. Bus stop is very nearby railway station, many places does not have like this. Nowadays, this town has become a gateway to Chennai. More number of families have chosen Veppampattu as their destination, because Veppampattu is the easy way to commute to their offices, shopping, etc., in Chennai, Irungattukottai, and Sriperumbudur industrial Park. And another reason is the cost of living will be cheaper compared to Chennai city.

Veppampattu can be approached by Lucas-Thiruvallur High Road or Poonamalle High Road. Educational institutions and engineering colleges contribute to the development of Veppampattu. The next railway station is Thirunindravur, site of Engg College, Shriram Educational Trust, and Bhajrang Educational Trust. Veppampattu is located near Sriperambatur where an international airport is planned. Other plans include a bypass road from Tiruavallur to Avadi, with a proposal for an overbridge. And expecting this overbridge will be completed by April 13. Real estate was grown up in the recent year and most of them have started constructing the houses in and around who desire to live in their individual houses.

The neighbourhood is served by the Veppampattu railway station of the Chennai Suburban Railway Network.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Veppampattu had a population of 17945. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Veppampattu has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average, male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 65%.

Banks[edit]

Veppampattu has banks with the following.

Bank Name Public/Private MICR Code IFSC Code ATM Centre
Indian Overseas Bank Public Non MICR IOBA0002772 Yes
Indian Bank Public 600019236 IDIB000V111 Yes
City Union Bank Private Non MICR CIUB0000062 Yes

ATMs[edit]

ATM Centre Location
Indian Overseas Bank Attached along with Bank Campus
Indian Bank Attached along with Bank Campus
City Union Bank Attached along with Bank Campus
HDFC Bank Near to CUB Bank Campus
ICICI Bank Next to HDFC Bank ATM

Buses[edit]

Veppampattu is well connected by road and rail. National Highroad 205 connecting Chennai and Anantpur in Andhra Pradesh.

MTC Services connecting Veppampattu:

Route Number Start End Via
M54V Poonamallee Veppampattu Rly.St Nenmam, Thirumazhisai
54V T Nagar Veppampattu Rly.St Saidapet, Guindy, Porur, Iyyappanthangal, Poonamallee
77V CMBT Veppampattu Eswaran Nagar Bus Stand Pattabiram, Avadi, Ambattur Industrial Estate, Mogappair Golden Flats
M77V(Extn) CMBT Kilambakkam Pattabiram, Avadi, Ambattur Industrial Estate, Mogappair Golden Flats
71V Broadway Veppampattu Eswaran Nagar Bus Stand Central Railway Station, Tailors Road, New Avadi road, Avadi, Pattabiram
70P T Nagar Veppampattu Eswaran Nagar Bus Stand Pattabiram, Avadi, Ambattur Industrial Estate, CMBT, Vadapalani
40A Ext Anna Square Veppampattu Eswaran Nagar Bus Stand Pattabiram, Avadi, Ambattur Industrial Estate, Aminjikarai, Triplicane
571 Tiruvallur Broadway Veppampattu, Pattabiram, Avadi, Tailors Road, Central Railway Station
572 Tiruvallur Ambattur Industrial Estate Veppampattu, Pattabiram, Avadi
572K Ambattur Industrial Estate Keelanur Veppampattu, Pattabiram, Avadi

Trains[edit]

Some fast and normal EMU trains bound to Thiruvallur, Kadambathur, Thiruvalangadu, Arakkonam Junction and Tiruttani starting from Chennai Central and Chennai Beach halt at Veppampattu. Train timings between Chennai Central and Tirutani http://www.sr.indianrailways.gov.in/uploads/files/1345107817375-MASMSB-TRT%20%20up.pdf

Education Institution's[edit]

Sri Aravindar Matriculation School

Raja National Matriculation Higher Secondary School

Carmel Public School

Gnana Banu Matriculation School

Government Higher Secondary School

Sriram Engineering College

Sriram College of Arts and Science

Sriram Polytechnic college

Bhajarang Engineering College

Sri Gomathi Vidyala

Sriram Matriculation Higher Secondary School

Nearby Town[edit]

  • Perumalpattu, a town about 2 km from Veppampattu in South bound, is known for lush green scenery and comparatively untouched flora. Moreover, the rates of the land are expecting to be 5 times higher than the current rates after 3 years as thiruninravur which is the adjacent area is a centre point for joining 10 other areas. so, this area will become a point of travel for many people in the coming future.
  • Sevvaipettai Village, is about 2 km form Veppampattu in West bound, the population of the village increased highly in the last decade due to migration from other nearby villages as a result of the Housing Boarding scheme and it has oldest Government High School.

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