Olagadam Town Panchayat

Town Profile

  1. Olagadam Town Panchayat Located 36.00 K.M distance from Erode District.
  2. Nearest Railway Station Name : Erode , This Railway Station Located 36.00 k.m Distance from olagadam
  3. Nearest Airport Located in : Coimbatore
  4. Bus Route Details : : Anthiyur to Bhavani Main road
  1. Olagadam Eswaran Kovil - Ward No : 2 - Street Name - Eswaran Kovil street
  2. Sree Chokkanachi amma Temple - Ward No : 12 - Street Name - Olagadam Main Road
Festival Name How many Days Celebrated Which Month Celebrated No of Peoples ParticipatedNotified/Non Notified
Sree Chokkanachi amma Temple3MAY2000NON-NOTIFIED
Nearest City Name Direction Distance from Town Panchayat
Black Development Office Ammapettai.East17.00 K.m
west side Town panchayat of Anthiyur town panchayatWest8.00 K.m
North side Town panchayat of Nerijipettai town panchayatNorth30.00 K.m
south side Town panchayat of Jambai town panchayat, Taluk Office Bhavani South18.00 K.m


a) Town History


              Olagadam is one of  Town Panchayat in Erode District.  The town has gained importance especially by Agriculture Area.


b) Town Administration


                   Civil administration was looked after by a town level committee which was found in 1952 at present the area of the Town Panchayat is 15.56 sqkm. The town is divided into 15 election wards in the year of 1996.In the 15 wards , 5 wards are specially allotted to ladies.   



c) Location


              Olagadam is a town Pancayat is coming under the administrative territory of Erode District.  The Town Panchayat was consisted for 1952 . This Panchayat is Second Grade Town Panchayat. The Town Panchayat is located  at a distance 43 km from  Erode Municipality on the South side and 18 km from Taluk Office Bhavani  On the East Side and 17 km from  Black Development Office Ammapettai.

Major  District roads connect Bhavani to Mettur road Juntion. The major district roads connecting other important urban centres are use follows.  Erode,  Bhavani, Anthiyur, Vellithirupur.

d) Education     

              Olagadam is well known for education facilities in the region. The town has 6 Anganvadi School,  7 Elementary School , 1 Middle school , 1 Higher Secondary School are located.

e) Medical Facilites   


              In Olagadam Town panchayat there are 1 primary Health Center and 2 Village health Centers are located. This Primary health center  is located at Karukkupalayam.

 North side Town panchayat of  Nerijipettai town panchayat

East Side Town panchayat of Ammapettai town panchayat 

west side Town panchayat of Anthiyur  town  panchayat

south side Town panchayat of Jambai town  panchayat