Sirkazhi is the major town in the Mayiladuthurai district, Tamil Nadu, India. The town covers an area of 13.21sq.km. The population according to 2011 census is 34,927. This city is the part of Cauvery delta region.
A view of temple tower of Sattainathar Temple located in the centre of the town
|• Municipal Chairman||J. Eraiezhil|
|• Total||13.21 km2 (5.10 sq mi)|
|Elevation||4 m (13 ft)|
|• Density||3,400/km2 (8,800/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Telephone code||(91) 4364|
The literacy rate of Sirkazhi population is 81.5%.87% of the population is Hindus, 9.5% are Muslim, 2.1% are Christians and 1% are others.
Famous temples here are the Bhrammapureeshwarar temple, also known as Sattainathar Temple,Vaitheeswaran temple and Kazheesirama Vinnagaram temple.