Thoothukudi (formerly known as Tuticorin) is a port city, municipal organization and industrial city in the district of Thoothukudi in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Thoothukudi is also known as 'Pearl city'. Also called "Tamil Nadu Sea Gate". According to a tradition known as “Pearl City” because of the abundance of fish in the area, Thoothukudi has a fascinating history. Forming part of the Pandi empire between the 7th and 9th centuries A.D., Thoothukudi settled in the hands of the Chola during the period between the 9th and 12th centuries.
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Thoothukudi is traditionally known for its pearl fishing and transport operations, salt production and other related businesses. This is a port city in the southern region of Tamilnadu. This is a natural port, from this point of freedom.
The region has an area of 4707 km2.
There are 10 total villages in Thoothukudi.
There are 480 villages in the region.
There are a total of 20 cities in the region.
Chengalpattu, formerly known as Chinglepet, is the capital an..
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