Tourism Plays 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.
GIS, A Pilot District by the State Planning Commission for the GIS implementation as part of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI). An open source Application by NIC provides Geo Information about the District