Konetampet

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Konetampet
కోనేటంపేట్
கோனெட்டாம்பெட்
Village
Konetampet is located in Tamil Nadu
Konetampet
Konetampet
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 13°20′02″N 79°27′58″E / 13.334°N 79.466°E / 13.334; 79.466Coordinates: 13°20′02″N 79°27′58″E / 13.334°N 79.466°E / 13.334; 79.466
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Tiruvallur
Languages
 • Official Tamil, Telugu
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN 631207
Area code(s) (91)44 - 2784
Vehicle registration TN-20
Lok Sabha constituency Arakkonam
Assembly constituency Thiruttani

Konetampet (Telugu:కోనేటంపేట్) (Tamil:கோனெட்டாம்பெட்) is a village in Tiruvallur District of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is known for its rich and fertile agricultural lands and is blessed with the flowing of river, from west to east, named 'Kusasthalai' . It has produced many personalities who have made a mark in film industry, medical profession, Information Technology, Entrepreneurship, Trading and politics.

Geography[edit]

Konetampet is located at 13°20′02″N 79°27′58″E / 13.334°N 79.466°E / 13.334; 79.466.

Notable people from Konetampet[edit]

1. S. P. Balasubrahmanyam,[1][2][3] is an Indian film playback singer, actor, music director, voice actor and film producer. He is mostly referred to as S. P. B. or Balu. He has won the Guinness World Record for recording the highest number of songs.

Transportation[edit]

The nearest railway station is at Ekambarakuppam. The nearest airport is Chennai.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Happy birthday to Balu - Hollywood Movie News". indiaglitz.com. Retrieved 2016-09-07.
  2. ^ "The Maestro Comes to Town - The New Indian Express". newindianexpress.com. Retrieved 2016-09-07.
  3. ^ "Dr.S.P.Balu's News: January 2012". news.spbalu.org. Retrieved 2016-09-07.