Paramakudi is a town, a municipality in Ramanathapuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The river Vaigai flows through Paramakudi on its way to the Bay of Bengal.
As of 2001 India census, Paramakudi had a population of 82,239. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Paramakudi has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: Male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 68%. In Paramakudi, 12% of the population is under 6years of age. It is the highest populated town in the district and second largest town in the district of Ramanathapuram.
The nearest towns include Ilaiyangudi, Ramanathapuram, and Sivagangai. The town is at the junction of three districts: Ramnathapuram, Sivagangai and Virudunagar. Paramakudi is 69 km east of Madurai, on route to Rameswaram.
Historically the area was ruled by the Pandyan Dynasty and later by King Sethupathi of Ramanathapuram. According to the ancient epic Ramayana, Lord Rama...
Paramakudi is in Tamilnadu telecom region.
Important Cities close to PARAMAKUDI :
Mobile recharge and Datacard dealers near Paramakudi
|K S Agency
||No:51-4, Shanmuga Raja Street, Manamadurai Road, Sivagangai - 630561
||Door.No 3/586-N, Madurai - Rameswaram Main Road, Opp to Maternity Hospital, Paramakudi - 623707
|Suba Atchayam Agencie
||31-B,Near Signal,G H Road,Ramnad,TamilNadu 623501.