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Country India
StateTamil Nadu
 • BodyAvadi Municipality
30-60 m (−170 ft)
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code044
Nearest cityChennai
Civic agencyAvadi Municipality
ClimateTropical (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature35–39 °C (95–102 °F)
Avg. winter temperature20–30 °C (68–86 °F)

Muthapudupet is a city near to Chennai in the Chennai district and comes under Chennai Metropolitan area Muthapudupet is around 8 kilometers from Avadi.

Areas around Muthapudupet were once paddy fields, fruit farms, lakes, swamps and forests. Now the field areas have shrunk and residential plots have sprung up. Highest Natural point is 60 m above Mean Sea level. The soil is sandy and instantial laterite, mostly Recent Alluvium. Geological formations are concealed by Recent alluvium, with little or no exposure of rocks, most formations being Archean and tertiary sediments. Alluvial deposits of thickness of 28 meters, can amplify ground shaking during Tremors.

Muthapudupet is a predominantly Tamil speaking area with sizable Telugu speakers. Most people here are Multilingual, Speaking Tamil, Mothertongue and Hindi/English. One can find people from every region of India in Muthapudupet-Mittanamallee. Thanks to nearby Defence/Central Government Establishments. Central Government is the largest employer in Muthapudupet.

A new Tidel park will be coming up at near Muthapudupet (Pattabiram, Avadi) in MTH road. So many people of the nearby areas will get job opportunity. The land value of Muthapudupet, Palavedu, Pattabiram, Avadi and some nearby areas will increase fastly due to coming up of Tidel park (IT park information technology).


Muthapudupet is served by Pattabiram Military Siding 'E' Depot Railway station. This station has one platform and accommodates a 9-car rake and is the terminus of EMU 'Siding' or 'S' Train. Regular Train service start at 0320 hrs in the morning towards Moore Market Complex(Chennai Central suburban) and Last train to the same is at 2120 hrs. There are trains to Chennai Beach railway station at 0820 hrs, 1720 hrs, 2030hrs. Trains from MMC to siding begins at 0415 hrs and ends at 2230 hrs except 8th (no train), 9th and 10th hour (from Chennai Beach) So there are trains from and to the city for every one hour. Trains are often delayed due to the mainline crossing at Hindu College and the signal at Basin Bridge.

MTC buses of Route No. M61C is runs between Avadi and Muthapudupet every 15-20mins. There is 65B bus to Poonamallee at Morning 08:30 . There is one Express bus service to saidapet at 07:30 hrs and 17:40 hrs.


There is one Multi Specialty Clinic (Srimi Clinic) two general clinics, 6 medical shops and a lab in Muthapudupet. There is a Station Sick Quarters at the Air Force Station, which caters only Air Force Personnel. Nearby hospitals are Grace Hospital, Pattabiram (3.5 km) Avadi Govt General Hospital (8 km), Sir Ivan Stedeford Hospital (12 km towards Ambattur). There is a military hospital 3.5 km towards Avadi for defence personnel.

T8 Muthapudupet Police Station falls under the Ambattur range and was situated back of Ayyappan Temple, Muthapudupet. Now they have shifted to Palavedu near ORR highway road.

Main roads are maintained by Avadi Municipality, Air Force, CRPF and HVF. Six lane Outer Ring Road (ORR) Connecting Minjur with Vandaloor, bypassing Chennai and suburbs passes tangentially at Muthapudupet.

Electricity is provided by Tamil Nadu Electricity Board via 11 kV feeders from Pattabiram SS (urban) and Thirunindravur SS (rural). High voltage distribution is to be erected.

Wired landline services are provided by BSNL. Muthapudupet comes under Brindavan Nagar Exchange, 044 2684 1000. A typical landline number is 044 2684 xxxx. All major telecom companies have towers in Muthapudupet.

Metro water and sewage systems had yet to be commissioned as of 2016.


Kindergarten, Butterfly School, St. Mary's School, Air Force Kindergarten, Carmel

State board, Muthapudupet primary school(Telugu), Mitnamallee LP and UP school, Palavedu LP school

State board-Private, Butterfly school, St. Mary's School, Vijayantha Schools at avadi, Chennai.

CBSE schools, Kendriya Vidyalaya Air Force Station, Avadi,Chennai, Air Force School, Air Force Station Avadi,Chennai. other Kendriya Vidyalayas in Avadi also cater Muthapudupet.

College: Aalim Muhammed Salegh College Of Engineering, Aalim Muhammed Salegh Polytechnic College., Aalim Muhammed Salegh Academy of Architecture