Municipality was constituted as
Second grade Municipality
from 1.10.1972 as per G.O. M.S. no.2086. R.D & L.A dated
29.9.1972 and subsequently upgraded as
as per G.O.M.S.no 1191 R.D & L.A dt 2.8.1980. Now
Municipality is a Second Grade Municipality in Nagapattinam
of the town as 2001 census is 32228. The area of the town
is 13.21 sq.km.
Municipality has maintaining 51.479 Km of roads as follows.
Water Bound macadam surface
Location of Municipal office
169, KAMARAJAJAR STREET
(NEAR OLD BUS-STAND)