Valathi

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Valathi
Valathy
village
Valathi is located in Tamil Nadu
Valathi
Valathi
Valathi is located in India
Valathi
Valathi
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 12°22′54″N 79°22′49″E / 12.38167°N 79.38028°E / 12.38167; 79.38028Coordinates: 12°22′54″N 79°22′49″E / 12.38167°N 79.38028°E / 12.38167; 79.38028
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Villupuram
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 604 208
Telephone code 04145
Vehicle registration tn 32
Nearest city Gingee
Lok Sabha constituency Arni
Vidhan Sabha constituency Gingee

Valathi, also known as Valathy, (வளத்தி) is a village in Gingee assembly constituency, Villupuram district, in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.

Geography[edit]

Valathi is surrounded by mountains and lakes. Valathi derives is on the main road (SH4) connecting Vellore and Villupuram. It is a fairly big village which surrounded by many small villages. The majority of this population are dependent on agriculture and cattle for their income.

Population[edit]

As per latest survey the village has about 1,900 houses and a population of approximately 5,000 people, which consist of Nainar or Samanar(Tamil Jains), Christians, Scheduled Castes, Gounder, and Muslims,Naidu,naikkar.

Attractions[edit]

Thanakathamman temple, Kalikambal temple, Mariamman temple, Vinayagar temples (3), Murugan temple,(2), Police Station, Rigistrar Office, Muslim Mosque, Govt Hospitial, post office, Banks (2), Lakes (2), Markets, Schools (5), Village Administrative Office,

  • Valathi Outreach Church Ministries is run by local a church.
    It mainly focuses on public education.
  • Devanur Fort,
  • Melmalayanur Temple is 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) away.
  • Gingee Fort is located 21 kilometres (13 mi) from the village.
  • Pallavas temple in 7 km in Siyamangalam and Thirumalpadi

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