Mallur Town Panchayat

Town Profile

  1. Mallur Town Panchayat Located 18.00 K.M distance from Salem District.
  2. Nearest Railway Station Name : Mallur , This Railway Station Located 1.00 k.m Distance from mallur
  3. Nearest Airport Located in : 0
  4. Bus Route Details : : Salem to Namakkal
  1. Mariyamman Temple - Ward No : 7 - Street Name - Mariyamman Kovil Street
  2. Eswaran Temple - Ward No : 15 - Street Name - Pillaiyar Kovil to Sunaikaradu Road
  3. Perumale Temple - Ward No : 15 - Street Name - Trichy Main
Festival Name How many Days Celebrated Which Month Celebrated No of Peoples ParticipatedNotified/Non Notified
Mariyamma Temple Fesitival2APR2125NON-NOTIFIED
Poovayamman Temple festival2APR1875NON-NOTIFIED
Nearest City Name Direction Distance from Town Panchayat
0East0.00 K.m
0West0.00 K.m
SalemNorth18.00 K.m
NamakkalSouth30.00 K.m




1.   Introduction

            Mallur Town Panchayat was on first Grade Town Panchayat  functioning as such till date. It consisting 15 wards. The extent of the Town Panchayat is 10.24 Sq.K.M.  The population of the Town Panchayat is 10331 as per 2011 census, consisting 5112 men and 5219 women. Mallur   near by Panamarathupatty Town Panchayat area and assembly constitutation of Veerapandi and Parliament  constitutation  in Salem.

Mallur Town Panchayat is one of the important  city is home to a Perumal Temple roughly 500 years old.


2.   Demographics

            Mallur is a Town Panchayat in district of Salem, Tamil Nadu. The Mallur is divided into 15 wards. The Mallur Town Panchayat has population of 10,331 of which 5,112 are males while 5,219 are females as per report released by Census India 2011. Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 957 which is 9.26 % of total population of Mallur (TP). In Mallur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1021 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Mallur is around 1019 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Mallur city is 75.65 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Mallur, Male literacy is around 84.26 % while female literacy rate is 67.21 %. Mallur Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,754 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction .Mallur (TP) of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.01 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.04 % of total population in Mallur (TP). Out of total population, 4,749 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,143 were males while 1,606 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 4749 working population, 92.42 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.58 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

3.   Historical Significance Temples

This is one of the ancient Siva temples. The worshipping deity of this temple is Perumal Kovil & Muniyappan Kovil appears in Mallur. This Hill temple is known as Perumal Kovil & Muniyappan Kovil. There is no equal temple.  The four Vedas are incarnated as four Hills and on the top of the Atharvana Veda Lord Siva has this temple. 



4.   Train Transport

            The Government has sanctioned to lay 4 lane road. NH7 which is the longest National highway in INDIA bisects the village. The new road has reduced the traffic throughout the village.

5.     Railway Station

          Mallur Railway Station is on Salem to Karur Track. Railway code -MALR. Track:  Single Diesel BG. Type of Station: Regular Number of Platforms: 3. Number of Halting

Trains: 4. 

v  56105/Salem Karur Passenger,

v  56107/Salem Karur Passenger,

v  56106/Karur Salem Passenger,

v  56108/Karur Salem Passenger.


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