Mamsapuram

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Mamsapuram
Mohammed Sahib Puram
City
Shenbaga Thopu near Mamsapuram
Shenbaga Thopu near Mamsapuram
Nickname(s): Kutty Kerala (Due to Rain by South West Monsoon)
Mamsapuram is located in Tamil Nadu
Mamsapuram
Mamsapuram
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 9°30′00″N 77°35′13″E / 9.500027°N 77.586927°E / 9.500027; 77.586927Coordinates: 9°30′00″N 77°35′13″E / 9.500027°N 77.586927°E / 9.500027; 77.586927
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Virudhunagar
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,931
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Mamsapuram (மம்சாபுரம்) is a panchayat town in Virudhunagar district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

This town is famous for treatment of broken bones by bone setting through siddha. Its economy is dependent on the numerous Matches and Firework industry.

It is named In remembrance of Muhammed Yusuf Khan.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Mamsapuram had a population of 17,931. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Mamsapuram has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 74%, and female literacy is 56%. In Mamsapuram, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. Mamsapuram has one higher secondary school and many high schools and nursery schools. sivanthi Patty nadar higher secondary school & pathra kaliamman temple festival very famous in every October month

All community people contributed well in the township development. People leaving their traditional farmer category into useless economic category.

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.