Infrastructure 

Geographical Position

  1. North Latitude
  2.  
  3. East Longitude            

 

  1. Area (Sq. Km)
  1. Population
  2. Males
  3. Females
  4. Density (Sq. Km)

 

  1. Between 9. 30 ’  and  10 .30’
  2. Between 77 00’  and  78 30’
  3. 4189

 

  1. 11.51.000
  2. 5.66.000
  3. 5.85.000
  4. 0.275

Revenue Administrative Divisions
Blocks       -  12      Revenue  Taluk- 6

  1. Name of the Blocks
  2. Sivaganga 
  3. Kaliyarkoil
  4. Ilayangudi
  5. Devakottai 
  6. Kannangudi
  7. Sakkottai
  8. Thiruppathur
  9. Singampunari
  10. S.Pudur     
  11. Manamdurai
  12. Thiruppuvanam
  13. Kallal

 

  1. Revenue Taluk
  2.  Sivaganga
  3.  Devakottai
  4.  Manamadurai
  5.  Karaikudi
  6.  Thiruppathur
  7.  Ilayangudi

 

3. RAINFALL


Monsoon

Normal (in mm)

Actual (in mm)

North - East

390.8

336.2

South - West

300.0

238.7

( Actual refers to the Year 2002 )

13. TRANSPORT
A. ROAD LENGTH (KM)                                           
1. NATIONAL HIGHWAYS                                       :   54.500
2. STATE HIGHWAYS                                            :   62.021 
3. CORPORATION AND MUNICIPALITIES ROAD    :  257.000
4. PANCHAYAT UNION ROAD                              :2100.700
5. TOWN PANCHAYAT &TOWNSHIPS ROAD       :1930.000
6. OTHERS(FOREST ROADS)                             :  NIL
B. REGISTERED MOTOR VEHICLES
1. COMMERCIAL                                              :   533
2. NON-COMMERCIAL                                      :  8522
C. RAILWAY LENGTH
1. ROUTE LENGTH(KM)                                    :   142.94
i. BROAD GAUGE                                           : NIL
 ii. METER GAUGE                                           : 142.94
2. TRACK LENGTH               
i. BROAD GAUGE                                           :   NIL
ii. METER GAUGE                                           :   155.51
3. NUMBER OF RAILWAY STATIONS                  :     17
D. NUMBER OF SEA PORTS                                    :     NIL
E. NUMBER OF AIRPORTS                                       :     NIL

14. COMMUNICATION
A. POST & TELEGRAPH
1. POST OFFICES DOING POSTED
 BUSINESS   ALONE                                      :     312
2.  POST OFFICES DOING POST &
TELEGRAPH BUSINESS                               :      62
B. TELEPHONES
1. NO OF TELEPHONES IN USE                         :  38300
2. NO OF PUBLIC CALL OFFICES                       :   1314
3. NO OF TELEPHONES EXCHANGES                :      64

15. BANKS AND INSURANCE
 A. BANK OFFICERS                                               :      144
 B. PRIMARY CO-OP.BANKS                                   :      125
C. LIFE INSURANCE
1. OFFICES                                                       :        8
2. POLICIES ISSUED                                         :   79113
3. SUM ASSURED (RS.IN CRORES)                  :  175.13

6. NATURAL RESOURCES
NAME OF THE MINERALS FOUND                         : GRAPHITE  

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