A Coastal District of Tamil Nadu, on the eastern coast, Bay
of Bengal, 326 K.M, south of the State Capital, Chennai, 145 K.M from Trichy, A middle Town. The District Capital
Nagapattinam lies between Northern Latitude 10.7906 degrees and 79.8428 Degrees
Eastern Longitude. A District known for its Rich Religious Heritage and
Communal Harmony. Nagapattinam district was carved out by bifurcating the
Erstwhile composite Thanjavur district on 18.10.1991. Nagappatinam is a unique
District with all its historical and cultural significance. This Houses the places of Worship belongs to Major faiths. Nagappattinam is one of the constituents of chola
mandalam, acclaimed as the Most prominent among the ancient Tamil
Kingdoms. Its salient features more than anything else have
contributed to the glory of the cholamandalam.
AGRICULTURE, One of the major economies of the
District, 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.
FISHING , along with Para marine activities like Dry
fish ,Prawn farming constitues the second Major economy for the district.
The marine ecosystem provides mankind with food, medicines, industrial
products and pleasure. Inland Fishing too contributes.
A Pilot District for the GIS implementation by the State Planning Commission as part of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI).
An open source Application by NIC provides Geo Information about the District
E-SERVICES, A G2C Initiative , as part of the National E Governance Programme,
An Any Time , Any Where model of service has been launched for five key
sectors including Land, Transport and
Local Administration. Many Citizen close services like documents on
land, Birth and Death can be had from the portal.
e-District, A Brand Wagon for providing the Most
Citizen Close Services on the electronic Platform, nearer to them
has been launched in the District. The First Urban Centre has come up in the District
Building itself along with each on at the other Urban administrative Structures like Municipalty