Pernampattu

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Pernambut
பேர்ணாம்பட்
پرنامبٹ
Town & Taluk Head Quarter
Nickname(s): Tanning city of Tamilnadu
Pernambut is located in Tamil Nadu
Pernambut
Pernambut
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 12°56′20″N 78°43′48″E / 12.939°N 78.73°E / 12.939; 78.73Coordinates: 12°56′20″N 78°43′48″E / 12.939°N 78.73°E / 12.939; 78.73
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Vellore
Government
 • Type Second Grade Municipality
 • Body Pernambut Municipal Corporation
Area
 • Total 12.97 km2 (5.01 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 51,271
 • Density 4,000/km2 (10,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Tamil, Urdu, English, Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 635810
Vehicle registration TN-23
Sex ratio 1028 /
Website www.pernambut.com

Pernambut is a Town and a Municipality in Vellore district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. As of 2011, the town had a population of 51,271. The economy is dependent on leather tanning industry, earning it the nickname Leather Tanning city of Tamilnadu. It is also known for Unani medicine.

Administration[edit]

Pernambut is a second grade municipality and headquarters of Pernambut taluk which is an administrative division comprising 98 Revenue villages in the district of Vellore.

Religion[edit]

Pernambut is multi cultured city, here you can see people of all religion, the most important religion are : – Islam – Hindu – Christian

Muslim Worship places in pernambut include mosques Mookane Masjid, Road masjid, Small Masjid, Nawab Masjid, Chowk Masjid, Charminar Masjid, Park Masjid, Jamiya Masjid, Lal Masjid, Thouheed Masjid, Muhammdiya Masjid, Masjid-E-Sheikul Hadees and many more.

Muslim Worship places: 1) Road Masjid- Founded in 1899. 2) Mookane Masjid- Founded in 1935. 3) Small Masjid- Founded in 1934. 4) Chowk Masjid 5) Jamiya Masdjid 6) Nawab Daryakhan Masjid 7) Park Masjid and more...

Hindu Worship places in pernambut include koils Aanchaneyar Koil, Krishnan koil, Vinayagar Koil, Venkatesa Perumal With Sri Devi and Bodevi Koil.

Christian Worship places in pernambut include St. Pauls Lutheran church - IELC.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Pernambut (1971-2000)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 29.7
(85.5)
32.5
(90.5)
35.7
(96.3)
38.4
(101.1)
39.0
(102.2)
36.6
(97.9)
34.9
(94.8)
34.2
(93.6)
34.1
(93.4)
32.3
(90.1)
29.9
(85.8)
28.7
(83.7)
33.8
(92.8)
Average low °C (°F) 17.8
(64)
19.3
(66.7)
21.3
(70.3)
24.7
(76.5)
25.9
(78.6)
25.6
(78.1)
24.7
(76.5)
24.2
(75.6)
23.5
(74.3)
22.3
(72.1)
20.6
(69.1)
18.7
(65.7)
22.4
(72.3)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 9.4
(0.37)
4.5
(0.177)
12.3
(0.484)
24
(0.94)
65.9
(2.594)
76.8
(3.024)
129.3
(5.091)
144.7
(5.697)
185
(7.28)
146.2
(5.756)
147.7
(5.815)
84.5
(3.327)
1,030.4
(40.567)
Average rainy days 0.8 0.3 0.8 1.3 4.2 5.2 7.1 8.0 8.7 8.1 7.4 4.0 56
Source: India Meteorological Department (record high and low up to 2010)[2][3]

Another source with different averages.

Demographics[edit]

Religious census
Religion Percent(%)
Hindu
  
36.44%
Muslim
  
61.56%
Christian
  
1.72%
Sikh
  
0.02%
Buddhist
  
0.0%
Jain
  
0.1%
Other
  
0.15%
No religion
  
0.0%

According to 2011 census, Pernampattu had a population of 51,271 with a sex-ratio of 1,028 females for every 1,000 males, much above the national average of 929.[5] A total of 6,866 were under the age of six, constituting 3,452 males and 3,414 females. Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes accounted for 23.57% and .02% of the population respectively. The average literacy of the town was 68.94%, compared to the national average of 72.99%.[5] The town had a total of 10450 households. There were a total of 16,523 workers, comprising 62 cultivators, 103 main agricultural labourers, 1,602 in house hold industries, 12,838 other workers, 1,918 marginal workers, 30 marginal cultivators, 18 marginal agricultural labourers, 158 marginal workers in household industries and 1,712 other marginal workers.[1] As per the religious Pernambut is multi cultured city, here you can see people of all religion, the most important religion are : – Islam – Hindu – Christian. Census of 2011, Pernampattu (M) had 36.44% Hindus, 61.56% Muslims, 1.72% Christians, 0.02% Sikhs, 0.0% Buddhists, 0.1% Jains, 0.15% following other religions and 0.0% following no religion or did not indicate any religious preference.[6]

Economy and culture[edit]

The economy is dependent on the leather industries, glue factories as well as beedi factories where more of the locals work.[7] The town houses leather tanning and manufacturing facilities and is a leading cluster for export of finished leather and leather-related products. Pernambut is known for its Unani Medicine especially. Ramzan and Bakrid festivals are celebrated by Muslims, Diwali and Pongal by Hindus and Christians celebrate Easter and Christmas.

Transport[edit]

The Town is having a good transport facilities for all directions and major National Highways passing through Pernambut is NH75 which connects Mangalore, Bangalore and Vellore. State Highways major district roads and village roads. These roads are having access to surrounding important towns like Ambur, Vaniyambadi, Gudiyatham, Pallikonda and Vellore. It also connects metro cities of Chennai and Bangalore. The nearest international airports are Chennai International Airport (190 km) and Bengaluru International Airport (180 km);.

Politics[edit]

Pernambut assembly constituency (SC) was part of Vellore (Lok Sabha constituency) now it is part of Gudiyatham Assembly Constituency

Major Roads[edit]

Pernambut is well-connected by road. National Highway 75 (NH 75) connects Pernambut to the nearest big city of Vellore. Pernambut is connected by road to all the major towns State Highways major district roads and village roads. Distance between major cities and towns from Pernambut:

Distance between major towns and Pernambut:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Census Info 2011 Final population totals - Pernampattu". Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Pernambut Climatological Table Period: 2006-2015". India Meteorological Department. Retrieved April 10, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Ever recorded Maximum and minimum temperatures up to 2010". India Meteorological Department. Archived from the original on May 21, 2013. Retrieved April 10, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Climate: Pernambut – Climate graph, Temperature graph, Climate table". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 28 August 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Census Info 2011 Final population totals". Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  6. ^ "Population By Religious Community - Tamil Nadu" (XLS). Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2011. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  7. ^ "Leather Factory in Pernambut". Weebly.com.