was constituted as a Town Panchayat as per 3.12.1888
St. Joerge Gazette No. 86 and upgrade as Third
grade municipality in the year 1978. As per G.O.
No. 85, date: 1.1.1978. The population of the
town was then 33743. The entire area of Melur
Town Revenue villages Melur and Karuthapuliampatti
was included within the jurisdiction of the municipality.
At present from 22.5.1998 onwards as per G.O.
No.5. Municipal Administration and Watersupply
Department, classified as Second grade municipality.
The Municipal office is situated nearly 0.5 kms
East from bus stand, on the Melur to Thiruvathavur
State Highways Road... More
system shall use service centres located close to the
citizens. These are to be linked to the back end processes
in the Municipal offices through a local area network.
The application would reduce corruption, make access
to services more convenient and improve the finances
bribery is against the Law. The complaints about
corruption may be sent to the Directorate of Vigilance and
Anti-Corruption, Chennai – 28”.