Surapet

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Surapet
Neighbourhood
Surapet is located in Chennai
Surapet
Surapet
Surapet is located in Tamil Nadu
Surapet
Surapet
Surapet is located in India
Surapet
Surapet
Coordinates: 13°08′37″N 80°11′27″E / 13.14361°N 80.19083°E / 13.14361; 80.19083Coordinates: 13°08′37″N 80°11′27″E / 13.14361°N 80.19083°E / 13.14361; 80.19083
Country India
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictChennai district
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationTN-18

Surapet (alias Surapattu, Surapedu) is the neighbourhood located in Chennai between Ambattur and Puzhal.

History of Surapet[edit]

This area, once a separate panchayat that comes under Puzhal Panchayat, now comes under Chennai corporation, numbered as "24th ward" and it belongs to the Madhavaram constituency.

About 200 years ago people from a village of same name Surapet near Sholavaram migrated to this village due to poverty in their home place and named the same name to this village also.

Localities in Surapet[edit]

  • Annai Indira Nagar
  • Bharathidasan Nagar
  • Sivaprakasam Nagar
  • Madhura Mettur
  • Shanmugapuram
  • Murugambedu
  • JP Nagar
  • JP Nagar Annexe
  • DG Nagar
  • Kalaivani Nagar
  • Ezhil Nagar
  • Arul Nagar
  • Velammal Nagar
  • Britania Nagar