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Mayiladuthurai is a town in Nagapattinam district in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is the headquarters of the Mayiladuthurai taluk. The town is located at a distance of 60 km (37 mi) from the district headquarters Nagapattinam and 281 km (175 mi) from the state capital Chennai. Mayiladuthurai is known for the Mayuranathaswami Temple, a prominent Shaivite shrine. Mayiladuthurai was ruled by Medieval Cholas and subsequently ruled by various dynasties including the Vijayanagar Empire, Delhi Sultanate, Thanjavur Nayaks, Thanjavur Marathas and the British Empire. Mayiladuthurai was a part of the erstwhile Tanjore district until India's independence in 1947 and Thanjavur district until 1991 and subsequently a part of the newly formed Nagapattinam district. The town is known for agriculture, metal working and weaving. The region around Mayiladuthurai has considerable mineral deposits. Mayiladuthurai is administered by a municipality established in 1865. As of 2008, the municipality covered an area of 11.27 km2 (4.35 sq mi) and had a population of 85,632. Mayiladuthurai comes under the Mayiladuthurai assembly constituency which elects a member to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly once every five years and it is a part of the Mayiladuthurai constituency which elects its Member of Parliament (MP) once in five years. Roadways are the major mode of transportation to the town and it also has rail connectivity. The nearest seaport, Karaikal port, is located 40 km (25 mi) from Mayiladuthurai, while the nearest airport, Tiruchirappalli International Airport, is located 130 km (81 mi) from the town.

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If you are looking for travel information of Mayiladuthurai in India, you've come to the right place. Mayiladuthurai is located at a short trip away from Puducherry a major city in India. Take a short trip from Mayiladuthurai and set some time aside to explore the Puducherry. Dotted with places like Paradise Beach, Promenade, The Sacred Heart Of Jesus Church; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Mayiladuthurai, you'll have to take a flight to Puducherry; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Mayiladuthurai*

  • Pollution Statistics in Mayiladuthurai

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    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • Mayiladuthurai: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Mayiladuthurai for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Mayiladuthurai.

    • Burglary and Theft 100 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 100 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 100 (Very High)
    • Attacks 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Mayiladuthurai - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 51.37 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 34.48 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.88 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Mayiladuthurai

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mayiladuthurai

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.22 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 17.76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 36.99 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 22.19 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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