Thoguthi Arivom “Tambaram” 08-09-2015 Puthiya Thalaimurai TV Show
Thoguthi Arivom – In this section each day facts regarding an assembly constituency would be provided. Today data regarding the “Tambaram” constituency is being presented
Tambaram is a state assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu.
Tambaram is a suburb located in Chennai Metropolitan City, Tambaram taluk of the Kanchipuram district in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Tambaram is a suburb of Chennai situated 27 km (17 mi) south of the city in Tamil Nadu, India. It is on the Chennai–Trichy national highway. The highway and the railway line from Chennai Egmore to Kanyakumari divide the town into East Tambaram and West Tambaram. The neighbourhood is served by the Tambaram railway station of the Chennai Suburban Railway Network. Tambaram is described as the Gateway of the Beautiful Metropolitan City of Chennai. As of 2011, the city had a population of 174,787.
According to 2011 census, Tambaram had a population of 174,787 with a sex-ratio of 963 females for every 1,000 males, much above the national average of 929. A total of 17,535 were under the age of six, constituting 8,869 males and 8,666 females. Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes accounted for 15.16% and .92% of the population respectively. The average literacy of the city was 82.98%, compared to the national average of 72.99%. The city had a total of 44432 households. There were a total of 69,728 workers, comprising 305 cultivators, 385 main agricultural labourers, 663 in house hold industries, 62,011 other workers, 6,364 marginal workers, 143 marginal cultivators, 262 marginal agricultural labourers, 214 marginal workers in household industries and 5,745 other marginal workers.
For decades, Tambaram was the second largest assembly constituency, next only to Villivakkam. After delimitation, the number of voters has come down to 238,000.
After the completion of the 2007 delimitation by the Election Commission of India, the Tambaram assembly constituency consists of Tambaram Municipality; Town Panchayats of Chitlapakkam, Sembakkam, Madambakkam, Perungalathur, and Peerkankaranai; Village Panchayats of Mudichur, Tiruvancheri, Kasbapuram, Vengapakkam, Agaramthen, Kovilancheri, Madurapakkam, Kadaperi and Moolacheri in Tambaram taluk. and Tambaram is now under Sriperumbudur Parliamentary constituency.