Chengalpattu district

district in Tamil Nadu, India

Chengalpattu is one of the 38 districts in Tamil Nadu. The district headquarters is Chengalpattu.

Chengalpattu District
Kolavai Lake on the outskirts of Chengalpattu
Kolavai Lake on the outskirts of Chengalpattu
Nickname(s): 
Chengai District
Chengalpattu district location map.svg
Country India
StateTamilNadu Logo.svg Tamil Nadu
MunicipalitiesChengalpattu
Established29 November 2019
Named forChengalpet town
HeadquartersChengalpattu
Largest CityPallavaram and Tambaram
TaluksChengalpattu, Cheyyur, Madurantakam, Tambaram, Thiruporur, Tirukalukundram, Vandalur, Pallavaram
Government
 • TypeDistrict Administration
 • BodyChengalpattu District Collectorate
 • District CollectorA.John Louis, IAS
 • Superintendent of PoliceE. Sundaravathanan, IPS and Mahesh Kumar Aggarwal, IPS
Area
 • Total2,945 km2 (1,137 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total2,556,423
 • Rank8th
 • Density870/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
603XXX,600XXX
Telephone code044
Vehicle registrationTN-19, TN-14, TN-22, TN-85 and TN-11
Websitechengalpattu.nic.in

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 செங்கல்பட்டு மாவட்டத்தின் பெருமைகளை சுட்டிக்காட்டி முதல்வர் பேச்சு! (in Tamil). News7 Tamil. 28 November 2019. Retrieved 29 November 2019.