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TourismBoat on FishingPlays a Key Economy for the District even though Agriculture and Fishing are the Major ones. Shrines, Places of Hindu Faith, Mosques forms the Spritual Tourism for the district. Annual Festivals and functions marks glory of the Year. Heritages like Tarangam padi Fort, Poompuhar speaks of the rich civilization of this land.  

OneAgriculture Field of the major economies of the District, Agriculture contributes a higher share of Rice Production in the State. We have raised so many important agricultural crop in our District. Rice, Groundnut, Pulses, Gingelly, Sugarcane and Cotton.  

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Nagapattinam is one of the Coastal Districts of Tamil Nadu located in the down south Eastern Coast. Being Highly penetrated and easlily accessible channels of Information Dissemination, The District has decides to be present on Web by way of having its own official web site. This is the official website of the Nagapattinam District Administration, Government of TamilNadu, INDIA which has been developed and hosted by NIC, the premier ICT Organisation of the Government of India under the aegis of Department of Information Technology, Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Govt. of India.

Nagapattinam district was carved out by bifurcating the composite Thanjavur district on 18.10.1991. land history ImageNagappatinam is a unique District with all its historical and cultural significance. Nagappattinam is one of the constituents of chola mandalam, acclaimed as the Most prominent among the ancient Tamil Kingdoms.

This provides a first hand as well as primary information about the District and its various functional units of Administration . This district stands for its Religions harmony by way comprising peoples from all major faiths and holy places of such major faiths. This is pre dominently an agriculture and marine fishing driven economy. This has a longest coastal line among the rest of the districts of the state

The objective behind the website is to instigate seamless information sharing for the citizens and other stakeholders. The information provided in the website is Owned, Updated and Maintained by nagapattinam District Administration, Government of TamilNadu. Attempts have been made to provide comprehensive, accurate, reliable information through this website. The website is supported in popular browsers. Also, it is our endeavor to continue the enhancement and enrichment of this website in terms of content, design and technology on a regular basis. This site would be Best Viewed with 1024x768 resolution

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This is the Official web site of the Nagapattinam District, Tamil Nadu, INDIA. The contents are provided, Owned and Updated by the District Administration, Nagapattinam. The Site is designed, developed, hosted and served by National Informatics Centre, Nagapattinam. For further information, the queries may be addressed to P.A [General], The Content Manager of the Web site

The Site Manager

The District Informatics Officer
National Informatics Centre
Nagapattinam District,
Tamil Nadu

The Content Manager

The Personal Assistant[General] to Collector
District Collectorate
Nagapattinam District,
Tamil Nadu