Pammal

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Pammal
neighbourhood
Pammal is located in Chennai
Pammal
Pammal
Coordinates: 12°58′30″N 80°08′05″E / 12.975000°N 80.134722°E / 12.975000; 80.134722Coordinates: 12°58′30″N 80°08′05″E / 12.975000°N 80.134722°E / 12.975000; 80.134722
Country India
State Tamil Nadu
Metro Chennai
Government
 • Municipal Chairman C.V Elangovan (ADMK PARTY)
Population (2011)
 • Total 75,870
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 600075
Telephone code 2248
Vehicle registration TN-85
Website http://municipality.tn.gov.in/Pammal/

Pammal is a neighbourhood in Chennai Metropolitan city of the state of Tamil Nadu, India. It is a neighbourhood of the city of Chennai and in 2011 had a population of 75,870.

Leather and tannery factories are present in and around Pammal which are labour-intensive and employs many people.[1] Pammal Sambandha Mudaliar, the father of modern Tamil theatre, was born in Pammal.[2] It is very close to Chennai International Airport (MAA). There are many famous temples in Pammal from various religions like Hindu, Muslim, Christian and even Jain.

Transportation[edit]

The Nearest Railway Station is at Pallavaram 3 km away, Chennai International Airport is 3.5 km away, and Pammal Bus stand is located between Pallavaram and Kunrathur which is an important link road which links Pallavaram and Poonamallee.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tanneries in Pammal (PDF), retrieved 2016-05-18 
  2. ^ Birthplace of Pammal Sambandha Mudaliar, retrieved 2016-05-18