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Tiruppur Travel Guide, India

Tirupur is famous for its textile works and numerous textile industries. Tirupur is located in Tamil Nadu which is a state in southern India. Tirupur happens to be an important trade center for the country due to its textile industry and the remains of its historical heritage.

Tirupur has gained recognition on the International level for its Knitted Garments, Hosiery, Sportswear, and Casual Wear. Tirupur comes in seventh position after Coimbatore, Chennai, Trichy, Madurai, Vellore, and Salem when it comes to population of these cities. Tirupur is also known as knitwear capital of India and it has gained this status in last 30 years due to the growing industry in its city. The gross income of Tirupur in the year of 2007 was Rs. 12000 crore.

The population of this city is well balanced where the male population is around 52 percent and the female population is around 48 percent. The literacy rate of Tirupur is around 76 percent which is much more than the national literacy rate (which is around 60%). The municipal population of Tirupur is very new even when the city is quiet old. The municipal corporation of Tirupur was launched right on the day when year 2008 started i.e. 1st January, 2008.

Tirupur might be small city in terms of area and population when compared to rest of the cities of India but still this tiny land has been successful in mastering the knitwear industry of India and parts of this planet also. Almost every knitwear brand of this planet has something or the other related to this small city.

Noyyal River divides the city into two halves. Another important landmark of the city is Jeva Bay Higher Sec School. The important feature of this school is it has second highest number of students (in one single school) when compared to all the schools of this planet. The important feature of this school is that isn’t a co-ed school but a school only for girls.

Tamil is the mother tongue of those born in this city but English is also a leading language for the city. The city has many personal local language channels. Also the regular national channels which run in Hindi are also broadcast in this city.

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