Virudhachalam Municipality

ABOUT Virudhachalam MUNICIPALITY

Virudhachalam Municipality is a First grade Municipality. It is having a Population of 59300 as per 2001 Census. This Municipality is having 25.57. Sq.Km area. This Municipality is maintaining 35.489 Km of Roads having more than 1770 Streetlights. The Ancient Virudagreeswarar Temple is situated in the center of this Town, and the River Manimutha Nathi a holy river of South India is passing in the middle of the town.

GENERAL INFORMATION
S.NO Deails Information
1 NAME OF THE MUNICIPALITY VIRUDHACHALAM
2 GRADE OF THE MUNICIPALITY I st GRADE
(VIRUDHACHALAM PANCHAYAT-TN G.O No.139 dt 17-4-1888
IIIrd GRADE MUNICIPALITY-On Date:10-05-1975G.O.599 dt:22-03-1975
IInd GRADE MUNICIPALITY-On Date:17-1-1990G.O.59 dt:12-1-1990
Ist GRADE MUNICIPALITY-G.O.85 dt:22-5-1998)
3 POPULATION-2011 CENSUS 73415
4 AREA OF THE MUNICIPALITY 25.57q. Km.
5 TOTAL WARDS 33
6 MUNICIPAL OFFICE LOCATED AT 31/16 AYYANAR KOIL ST, ACCROSS MANIMUTHARU RIVER,VIRUDHACHALAM
7 VERY NEAR AT NEYVELI
8 Longitude 79.19 E
9 Latitude 11.30 N
10 REGION CHENGALPATTU
11 Grade First Grade
12 PHONE

EMAIL ID

Website (if any)

(04143) 230240

commr.virudhachalam[at]tn[dot]gov[dot]in

http://municipality[dot]tn[dot]gov[dot]in/virudhachalam

13 NO.OF STREETS 315
14 TOTAL PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT 20409
15 TOTAL WATER SUPPLY CONNECTION 7519
16 LENGTH OF STREET IN km 35871 . 40 m
17 LENGTH OF WATER MAINS IN Km 37.107 Km
18 LENGTH OF OPENDRAINS IN km 17.986
19 NO.OF PUBLIC FOUNTAINS 185
20 NO.OF ASSESSED HOUSES 20242
21 NO.OF WATER SUPPLY SERVICE CONNECTIONS 7485
22 NO.OF METERED SERVICE CONNECTIONS 3140
23 NO.OF OHTs 15
24 NO.OF STAFF FOR WATER SUPPLY WORKS 6
25 TOTAL NO.OF VEHICLES FOR GARBAGE COLLECTION 3 Lorries , Water Tank-1, Sullage tank-1(5)
26 NO.OF SANITARY STAFF SO- 1, SI – 3, SS-4
27 NO.OF DUSTBINS 80
28 NO. & AREA OF DUMPING YARD / COMPOST YARD 3- Place: Vayalore (4.05 Acres),Aladi Road.Alachikudi road
29 NO.OF STREET LIGHTS 3216
30 NO. OF PARKS 4
31 NO.OF SCHOOLS 12
32 NO.OF MATERNITY HOSPITALS Nil
33 NO.OFOTHER HOSPITALS / DISPENSARIES Private Hospitals – 8
34 NO.OF NOON MEAL CENTRES 37
TELEPHONE NUMBERS OF KEY OFFICIALS
Sl. No. Details Contact Officer’s Designation Telephone No. E-Mail Address
1. Water Supply, Street Light & Roads Municipal Engineer 230240 commr.virudhachalam@tn[dot]gov[dot]in
2. D & O PFA Sanitary Officer 230240 commr.virudhachalam@tn[dot]gov[dot]in
3. Building License, Encroachment Town Planning Inspector 230240 commr.virudhachalam@tn[dot]gov[dot]in
4. Tax & Non-Tax Revenue Inspector 230240 commr.virudhachalam@tn[dot]gov[dot]in
5. General Manager 230474 commr.virudhachalam@tn[dot]gov[dot]in

E-Governance

The introduction of E-governance in Viruddhachalam Municipality offers the online Citizen services. All information related to Viruddhachalam Municipality is easily accessible to the Public. It obviates the need to visit Viruddhachalam Municipality in person to pay tax, or to get certificates such as Birth and Death, Building Plan, Trade License etc. The facility E-governance offers is such that the Public can remit their taxes in the Banks, Citizen Counters and Facilitation counters nearest to their residences.

The E-governance has ensured transparency and the residents can easily know about the dues they have to pay to the Virudhachalam Municipality and information they want to know at any place at any time. The mode of payment being made in a collection of Taxes due to Viruddhachalam Municipality will considerably increase. Owing to the Advanced Technology in communication and Information, the database server of the Municipality is connected with the Facilitation Counter by means of Local Area Net Work . The Wide Area Net Work and Dynamic Website is in the Offing. The Municipal Url Website http://tnurbaneseva@th[dot]gov[dot]in and Public User Website http://tnurbanepay[dot]tn[dot]gov[dot]in.

In this Municipality data relating to property tax, water charges and non-tax items have been computerised.Property tax, Water charges and Non-Tax items are collected through Computerised Service Centers / certain banks.Computerised Service Centers are functioning on all working days from 10.00 AM to 4.30 PM so as to enable the public to remit the tax directly in the Municipality.Public can ascertain the details of Property tax dues etc., from the Computerised Service Centers during the working hours.Birth & Death certificates are issued through Computer Service Centers.Action has been initiated to form Web site of the Municipality.

Temples

  • Arulmighu Kolanjiappar Temple ,Manavallanallur
  • Arulmighu Viruthagirieswarar Temple
  • Arulmighu Veddappar Temple

Mosques

  • Bazzar Street Mosque
  • Aladi Road Mosque

Church

  • Veerapandiyan Street Church
  • Junction Road Church

Major Schemes being Implemented in this municipality are :

  1. SCHEME NAME -: PROVISION OF CC ROAD IN WARD NO.9 AT NBANGALA STREET
  2. SCHEME NAME -: PROVISION OF HIGHMAST LIGHT IN PERIYAR BUS STAND
  3. SCHEME NAME -: PROVISION OF CC ROAD AND DRAINAGE IN WARD NO.16 NAMMAZHAVAR STREET IN PERIYAR NAGAR
  4. SCHEME NAME -: PROVISION OF MINI POWER PUMP IN PAZHAMALAINATHAR
  5. SCHEME NAME -: PROVISION OF CEMENT ROAD IN WARD 16 AT SEKIZHAR STREET
  6. SCHEME NAME -: PROVISION OF MINI POWER PUMP AT T.V.K. NAGAR SARASWATHI STREET IN MLA FUND
  7. SCHEME NAME -: PROVISION OF SHED, CEMENT ROAD, COMPOUND WALL AND ADMINISTRATION BUILDING AT VAYALUR COMPOST YARD IN SWITTCH BHARATH MISSION SCHEME