Mahakavi Bharathi Nagar
|Maga Kavi Bharathi Nagar(MKB Nagar)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Chennai North|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Perambur|
MKB Nagar, also known as Maha kavi Bharathi Nagar, is mainly a residential locality in the northern part of the metropolitan city of Chennai, Tamil Nadu state, India. It was earlier known as Tamil Nadu Housing Board Colony until 1982.
Location and Surroundings
MKB Nagar is located in North Chennai. It borders Kodungaiyur to the north, Mullai Nagar to the east, Vyasarpadi to the south-east. National Highway 7(NH 7) borders this area in south. The locality was planned by the State Housing Board. The locality also consists of Weavers Colony in the north.
Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) runs passenger buses to MKB Nagar from other major parts of the Chennai city. There are two bus terminsls in MKB Nagar: MKB Nagar and Mullai Magar (MKB Nagar East).
The nearest railway station is Vyasarpadi Jeeva.
Destinations from M K B Nagar