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Old June 22nd, 2006, 01:55 AM   #1
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Salem Region Projects - Textile and Industrial Centre

Overview
The objective of thread is to promote Salem and create awareness about life, Business, Education, Politics, Transportation, Investments, Real estate, infrastructure, projects etc. in and around salem region. It covers Salem, Mettur, Attur, Sankagri, Namakkal, Tiruchengodu, Rasipuram, Hosur, Dharmapuri, Erode, Karur, Krishnagiri and Hosur.

Population figures
Salem stands in fifth place in the state of Tamil Nadu in terms of the population. In reality the net population of the city is more than that of Tiruchchirappalli, which is said to be the fourth largest city. The population figures shown in the census for Salem are given excluding many important suburbs like Kondalampatti, Kannankurichi, Malla Moopanpatti etc. which have been included into Salem City Municipal Corporation limits many years ago. The total urban population of Salem district is about 13,90,000 whereas that of Trichy is only 11,39,000. And also, the total area covered by Salem city Municipal Corporation is 94 square km, and many important suburbs like Ayodhyapattinam, Dasanaikenpatti, Mohan Nagar, Uthamacholapuram, Chinna Kollapatti are not included into city limits. Wherein Trichy corporation limits extend very much outside urban limits. Salem is the second largest city of Tamil Nadu in terms of population density. The population of the city and suburbs alone is over 1,00,000.

History
The name 'Salem' appears to have been derived from Sela or Shalya by which the term refers to the country around the hills, as in the inscriptions. Local tradition claims Salem as the birth place of Tamil poetess Avvaiyar.

Salem was taken from Hyder by Colonel Wood in the beginning of 1768. But it was recaptured by Hyder towards the end of the year 1772. Under Lord Clive in 1799, it was again occupied by a detachment of the residents stationed at Sankari drag and remained a military station till 1861 when the troops were altogether withdrawn.

Economy
Salem is known as the Mango city in Tamilnadu, India. Its mangoes are sent to various parts of the state and even outside the state. It also has a steel plant run by the SAIL and the brand Salem Stainless Steel is very widely known. Salem is also occasionally known as Steel City. It's also famous for Sago, Bauxite, Lorry Body building, Hand loom Weaving. Salem is one of the largest producers of traditional silver anklets, which is popular among women of India.

It has magnesite deposits, second largest in India. The companies like Dalmia and TANMAG have mines here. Salem also boasts of a large sago industry. The Leigh Bazaar market is one of the largest regional markets for agro products.

Salem had a very active film production (not so active now according to Anna K), with former Modern Theatres Studios being the hub of Tamil film production. Now defunct Modern Theatres had produced some of the most successful Tamil films, in which many veteran actors have acted, including former Chief Minister M G Ramachandran (known as MGR).

Shevapet is the prime commercial market place of the city, with densely built buildings.

Besides, Salem Steel Plant, SAGOSERVE, Dalmia Magnesite Corporation, Burn Standard, PowerGrid, TANMAG which are located in the city and suburbs, Mettur (50 km from Salem city) has SISCOL, MALCO, Chemplast, Thermal power plant, Hydel power plant and huge number of chemical industries.

Salem Steel Plant, SAGOSERVE, TANMAG, Burn Standards, Dalmia Magnesites, Tata Refractories are some of the notable industrial units of the city. POWERGRID has a station on the Steel Plant Road.

There is an exclusive Electrical and Electronics Industrial Estate in the Suramangalam area of Salem city. Also, Coimbatore-Salem Industrial Corridor is considered to be one of the highest investment attraction center in next 5yr plan.

Export Commodities:

Information Technology(IT), Electrical and Electronics goods, Textiles, yarn, granites, readymade garments, mangoes, coir products and Salem stainless steel

Import Commodities:

Pulses, grams, edible oil

People and culture
Most people of Salem are of Kongu Race. A lot of Kannadigas, Malayalis and Gujaratis also live in Salem. Tamil is the widely spoken language in Salem. Apart from Tamil, people with Telegu, Kannada and Sourashtra languages as their mother tongue are also in large number especially with in the town limits of Salem. People here are of workaholic nature, we can see busy roads right from early morning to late night.

Food here is one of the tasteful aspects of this city. Lot of hotels are famous for their own special items. Especially, the night time fast foods of Salem are quite famous.

Cinema theatres are the main source of recreation in Salem. Once Salem used to have the most theaters in Tamil Nadu. Even now we can see a lot of theaters in and around the city. The newly built multiplex (equipped with latest technology) is the latest addition to cinema lovers of the city. Salem also has a golf course on the way to Salem steel plant. Anna park, and two amusement parks in Salem suburbs attract the kids. Yercaud is the recreation place for most of the people in Salem, especially youngsters. Yercaud is just a one hour drive away from Salem city center. Lot of working people in Salem come here during weekends to enjoy the cooler climate of Yercaud.

Education
Once Salem region is considered as a backward region for education, now has two universities, 5 medical colleges, around 100 Engineering colleges, hundreds of Art and Science Colleges and thousands of Schools.

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Salem Govt Hospital to get a facelift

The Government Mohan Kumaramangalam Hospital at Salem will be upgraded to a multi-speciality hospital with an equivalent status of AIIMS.
A total number of 16 hospitals across the country have been identified to be upgraded in this scheme. The Salem Govt Hospital is one among them.

http://www.dinamalar.com/2006june23/general_ind3.asp
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KPN Travels goes online....

South India's leading transport Solutions Group, KPN Travels, head-quartered in the city goes online.
http://www.kpntravels.in

PS: Salem is the only city in which KPN operates city bus services.
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Salem Region

The composite district of Salem (The present Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri districts) has a great amount of existing industrial potential.

Some of the notable industries in the region are:

Salem District:
* Salem Steel Plant
* TANMAG
* Burn & CO
* Tata Refractories
* Dalmia Magnesite
* POWERGRID
* SAGOSERVE
* SISCOL
* MALCO
* SANMAR CHEMPLAST (erstwhile Mettur Chemicals)
* Thermal Power Plant
* Hydro Power Plant
* Beardsell Ltd
* Microferm Chemicals Ltd
* Ponni Sugars & Chemicals
* Hundreds of Silver Ancillary units
* Sambandam Spinning Mills
* And hundreds of other spinning mills

Namakkal District:
* India Cements Ltd
* Tan India Ltd, Cements Division
* Seshasayee Papers & Board Ltd
* Salem Co-operative Sugars Ltd
* Thousands of Poultries
* Hundreds of lorry/bus body building units in Namakkal & Tiruchengode

Dharmapuri/Krishnagiri Districts:
* Ashok Leyland
* TVS
* Titan
* India Nippon
* SIPCOT
* Hindustan Lever Limited
* Hindustan Power Plus Limited
* EXIDE HOSUR – DOSSIER
* HARITA GROUP
* Gabriel India Ltd
* BIMETAL Bearings Limited
* M/s Carborundum Universal Ltd., Ceramics Division
* TETRA TRUCKS INDIA LTD
* SPC – SAMALPATTI POWER COMPANY
* And thousands of small scale industries
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South India's leading transport Solutions Group, KPN Travels, head-quartered in the city goes online.
http://www.kpntravels.in

PS: Salem is the only city in which KPN operates city bus services.

KPN travels offers good service . I have used it few times.
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Old June 24th, 2006, 09:40 AM   #6
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I think the title needs to be edited. When did Salem become a IT city?

Do we really need threads based on regions? I'd like to know other forumers opinion reg this.
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I think the title needs to be edited. When did Salem become a IT city?

Do we really need threads based on regions? I'd like to know other forumers opinion reg this.
I agree, for now its only Industrial city.
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Salem has big chance to become a IT city

http://www.dinamalar.com/2006june17/general_tn3.asp

Salem is very nearer to Bangalore when compared to other II tier cities of TN.

Airport:

Salem-Bangalore NH 7 four laning process is going on, after finishing the project one can reach Bangalore in 3hrs from Salem.. and u can reach Madiwala or electronics city very quick.. so airport is not a needed one for this city to become as a IT city...

3 places are proposed for IT parks by different groups.

Central gvt sanctioned 540 crore for IT part on NH-7 b/w Salem and Bangalore. It is just 12 KM from Salem city..

Some Salem business people have formed a group and invested to bring up IT park in NH-47 Salem-CBE. This place is 14KM from Salem City.

Another one proposed by state government in Salem Steel Plant road.

Lets wait and see which II-tier city of TN gets full fledged IT park.

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Old June 24th, 2006, 10:06 AM   #9
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I think the title needs to be edited. When did Salem become a IT city?

Do we really need threads based on regions? I'd like to know other forumers opinion reg this.

Anniyan, your concern is worth noting.

BTW some forumers will be wanting special threads for their regions. As far as there is enough contribution in the form of pics, news etc, it is o.k. Otherwise there is no pointing in having such innumerable threads.

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Vijayan Thanks for good compilation..

Let me include more..

1.Salem stands in III position in sericulture next to Kanchipuram and Kumbakonam. State government have invested a lot in this.

2.Nandhi Dall mills

3.Usha refined oils

4.Narasu's coffee

5.Thousands of Sago factories
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http://community.webshots.com/photo/...8262804udqmkQ#


http://community.webshots.com/photo/...78262804fnZcLW

For Salem City Maps
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Move for Salem Railway Division hailed
R. Ilangovan

Industrialists hope it will make the region an industrial hub





Salem: It was an occasion to celebrate for industrialists, exporters, traders, political parties and the general public of Salem and its adjoining districts, as their five-decade-old dream for a new railway division with headquarters at Salem has now become a reality.

Industrialists and traders feel that this new division comprising Salem, Erode, Namakkal and Coimbatore and backward districts of Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri and Cuddalore, is expected to transform the region into an industrial and trade hub.

Hassles sorted out


Those from trade and industry firmly believe that the hassles they were undergoing all these years concerning freight movement through Railways would be sorted out once the new division started functioning. "It will be rather easier for us to approach the officials here instead of going to another State (Palghat - Kerala) to get our grievances redressed," says the General Secretary of the Salem City Chamber of Commerce and Member of the Divisional Railway Users Consultative Committee Jayaseelan.

For them, wagon shortage has been a major problem stunting the growth in the region that exports finished industry products, textiles, minerals, sago and starch products, flowers, steel products, sugar, pepper, coffee, turmeric and mangoes in large quantities - mostly by road. "We move them on road and incur heavy overhead expenditure and enhanced risk," he says.

The traders say that their demand for "piecemeal wagons" will receive cold response from officials concerned who usually insist on taking the "rack system of 72 wagons" at a stretch - not a practical solution.

Eliminate delay


The president of the Salem District Small Scale and Tiny Industries Association K. Mariappan points out that the new division will be a boost to the textile industries of Coimbatore, Tirupur, Erode and Salem, and eliminate the inordinate delay traders often undergo while claiming refunds and waivers of demurrage charges.

The people here have also been nursing a feeling of neglect from Palghat division for long. Their demands for new trains and better passenger amenities at stations in Tamil Nadu had received lukewarm responses in the past. "The presence of Tamil Nadu ministers in Railways has ushered in developments now," claims a Railway official.

Freight movement


Yuvaraj, a leader in textile exports, hopes that a division would mean the elimination of fund shortage for various vital projects, pending for years.

He wants port connectivity from Chennai to Tuticorin to encourage the container freight movement at an affordable cost.

Salem MP K.V. Thankgabalu (Congress), talking to The Hindu from New Delhi over phone, called it a historic announcement.

The Minister of State for Railways R. Velu (PMK) and the Minister of State for Social Justice Subbulakshmi Jegadeesan (DMK) conveyed it to former DMK minister Veerapandi S. Arumugam who thanked them on "behalf of the citizens of Salem".
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Unlike the Ministers of Kerala, the peoples' representatives in the present Tamil Nadu Government show keen interest in Railway developments, including ROBs and RUBs. Here is another report from: http://www.hindu.com/2006/06/15/stor...1502210300.htm :

Expedite railway division works: Minister

Staff Reporter

Minister discusses progress of Salem - Karur railway line project






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Landowners go to court demanding more compensation
`Convene a meeting to sort out problems'
Dissatisfaction over slow progress; explanation sought
Need to pay special attention to projects stressed
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Salem: The State Agriculture Minister, Veerapandi S. Arumugam, discussed with the railway and revenue officials on Tuesday (13-06-06), the progress of the Salem - Karur railway line project and preliminary works taken up to establish a railway division in Salem.



Land acquisition


According to a release, the officials were engaged in acquiring lands for the Salem - Karur railway line project.

When the officials told the minister that a few landowners went to court demanding more compensation for the land acquired, Mr. Arumugam advised the officials to convene a meeting with the landowners and sort out the problems.

While discussing the preliminary works initiated for the establishment of a railway division in Salem, Mr Arumugam expressed dissatisfaction over the slow progress of the works, and demanded an explanation from the officials. The officials informed the Minister that the office for creating a railway division in Salem was in Chennai, and that there were delays in commencing the works.


Letters


The officials also said the railway administration already had five acres for setting up the railway division here. It might require more land.

The Minister promised that steps would be taken to acquire more land, if the railway administration sent letters to the district administration.


Benefit


The Minister said the project and the railway division would benefit a large number of people in the State.

Railway and revenue officials should pay special attention to these two projects.

The Deputy Chief Engineer, Railways, Devasigamani, and senior official from the railways and the revenue department were present.
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Useful sites to know about Salem

http://www.salem.tn.nic.in/pphoto.htm

http://www.airportsindia.org.in/aai/...onal/salem.htm

http://www.sagoserve.com/

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Salem District which is one of the biggest districts of Tamilnadu. This district is as such a land locked with no coast line but it has locational advantage of nearness to Karnataka State. So the goods produced, there finds is passages to all places.

Agriculture:

Agriculture is the mainstay of the Economy of the District More than 70% of the Populations of this District depends on Agriculture at this District.

Paddy, Cholam, Kambu, Ragi, Pulses, Ground nut, Sugarcane, Cotton, Coconut and Tapioca etc. are the major agricultural crops at this District. Main fruits like Mango, Pine apple, Banana, Grapes, Oranges etc and the vegetables like Brinjal, Tomato, Lady’s finger Beans, etc are also grown well in this District. It is a well fact that Salem District is famous for its MANGO FRUITS. Nearly 5 lakhs Agricultural labourers are engaged in the cultivation activities.

SSI Units :

Salem District has a greater concentrations of large scale industries compared to other District in Tamilnadu with the exception of Madras, Chengleput, Coimbatore and Madurai (Districts). There are at present nearly 100 Large / Medium scale industries units in this district covering a wide range of products lines grouped in to Chemical, Mineral, Paper, Steel, Spinning industries etc there are about 16200 Small scale industrial units registered in this office.

The following industries are predominently flourishing in Salem District such as Tapico Starch and Sago, Readymade garments, Textiles etc.

Starch and Sago Industries :

The Starch and Sago are manufacturing in most of the taluks and nearly 700 units are functioning in Salem District. Nearly one lakh number of workers are directly employed in Sago factories.

Mines and Minerals :

The District is well endured with a variety of mineral resources such as Magnesite, Dunite, Calcite, Bauxite etc. more number of Mineral crushing industries are functioning in and around Salem.

Garments :

In Salem District there are 100 units having export registration. Out of which 50 number of readymade garments manufacturing units doing Export business. Among the readymade garments units, 15 number of units are direct exporters remaining units are exporting their fabrics garments by way of sub contracts to the other exporters. All the 15 direct exporters units are modernished / technologically upgraded, remaining 35 units have to be modernished. Nearly 1.2 lakhs number of workers which includes direct as well as indirect are employed. The annual production turn over is around Rs.600 crores.

Coir Industries :

It is an important industry in the District providing employment to about 7500 persons. Such units are concentrated in a few villages around Salem, our Panamarathupatty and Kollapatty. 20% of the works are members of the Industrial Cooperatives Society and the rest carry on the work independently
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First know about Salem

Salem is a Geologist’s paradise, surrounded by hills and the landscape dotted with hillocks. Salem has a vibrant culture dating back to the ancient Kongu Nadu. As a district, Salem has its significance in various aspects.

What is Salem noted for: There are many things in Salem that are noteworthy by virtue of its location and social set-up.

a) The Stanley Reservoir: An architectural marvel and important land mark in the Mettur Division of Salem, it is the heart that pumps the life giving water to the farmers of the Cauvery basin who suffer the vagaries of Indian monsoons.

The sixteen Gates is an Engineering master-piece and regulates the flow of water released from the Mettur Dam to the lower reaches covering the paddy fields in the eight districts of Salem, Erode, Namakkal, Karur, Tiruchirapalli, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur and Nagapattinam.

b) The Salem Steel Plant: This was an ambitious project started with a view to utilise the locally available iron-ore from Kanchamalai to produce steel. Now it is a public sector company engaged in rolling out cast steel blacks into sheets of required dimensions by cold and hot extrusion methods.

c) Mineral Deposits: The district is rich in mineral deposits like Magnesite, Bauxite, Granite, Limestone, Quartz and Iron ore. Allied industries like Magnesite mining, cement manufacture, refractory bricks manufacture, Aluminium smelting etc thrive well.

d) Agriculture produces: Many agricultural products from Salem have a wide spread market throughout the country.

Mango fruits from Salem are enjoyed and much sought after, specially the variety Malgoa-which is the pride of Salem besides a number of other newly introduced hybrid varieties.

Tapioca locally known as Maravalli (or) Kuchi Kilangu is extensively cultivated by the farmers of Salem. Salem holds a monopoly in Tapioca production. The tubers are used primarily to produce starch. A variety of food items like chips, fryums, papads, Noodles and vermicelli are also produced from tapioca. Tapioca and castor Research centre functioning in Salem is engaged in Research and Development activities to produce high yielding and disease resistant varieties

Sago-serve is run by the Government, to provide a competitive market where farmers gain a broader profit margin without to hassle of the middle-men dealings.

Coffee The slopes of Yercaud hills are covered with vast plantations of coffee, shaded by silver Oak trees, Narasus coffee – a popular brand has its origin in Salem.

e) Sandal wood: Santalum album species of Sandal wood grows in the forests of Salem. They fetch high prices as their heart woods yield high oil content about 6% (average). The Mysore Sandal soap company is a noted buyer of Sandal woods from Salem.

f) Animal Husbandry: The Sheep Research station located at Mecheri in Mettur, developed and introduced the popular Mecheri Breed. The breed is popular among the farmers and is reared mainly for meat purposes.

g) Dairy: Salem Diary has an impressive milk production and the district stands first in milk production. A variety of milk products have been introduced by the Diary recently and are effectively marketed.

h) Cottage Industries:

Production of un-bleached sugar-vellam or Nattu Sarkarai – is a major cottage industry among the sugarcane cultivators of Salem.

Rope making is another major cottage industry. Ropes are made by people out of the fibres of coconut, Aloe vera, Cotton, Jute. Salem has a sizeable weaver population and weaving is an important house hold industry here. Both silk and cotton fabrics woven in Salem find popular market throughout the State.

The Ammapet weaver’s co-operative society has a turnover of 2.40 crores and its main products are cotton sarees, bed sheets, towels, silk sarees and dhotis.

Silver works: Making of Silver ornaments and artifacts by hand work is an important cottage industry in Salem. Silver anklets made in Salem are popular throughout the country.

i) Cinema Theatres: Salem was once a popular Tinsel town where the earlier Tamil movies were created in the Modern Theatres.

The people of Salem are great movie viewers and the popularity of cinema is evident from the fact that there are nearly a hundred and odd Theatres in the district-perhaps the largest in any district.

j) Temples: Many temples with intricate sculptures and imposing towers are found in the district of Salem, built by indigenous rulers centuries before the British era. Some of the popular temples are the Taramangalam Shivan Temple in Omalur and the Sukavaneswarar temple, Kottai Mariamman temple, Parsanna Venkatesha Perumal temple in Salem.

k) Forts: Forts had existed in Salem town and Omalur said to have been visited by Tipu Sultan. Uncared for, not even the ruins of these monuments remain to be seen today. However at Sankagiri an impressive fort is seen on a hillock, with its elaborate and massive ramparts running all the way up the hill. This fort is said to have been the holding of “Theeran Chinnamalai” – an indigenous warrior who fought against British oppression.

l) Tourism: Yercaud is a popular summer resort in Salem, quite inexpensive yet exquisitely picturesque. The cool and mild climate prevailing here makes it an ideal summer retreat.

The Shervarayan temple deep inside a narrow cavern with a rivulet rippling behind the idols is one of th main spots of tourist attraction. The flowering of ‘Kurunji’ once in twelve years also attracts tourists. Coffee, spices like cardomom, pepper, fruits like "Kamala" Orange, butter fruit, Jack fruit are grown in Yercaud and find good market.

Yercaud houses many colonial buildings and churches. The prestigious residential school ‘The Montfort School” is at Yercaud.
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About Salem City

ABOUT SALEM

The name 'Salem' appears to have been derived from Sela or Shalya by which the term refers to the country around the hills, as in the inscriptions. Local tradition claims Salem as the birth place of Tamil poetess Avvaiyar. The town is surrounded by an amphitheatre of hills, the Nagarmalai in the north, the Jeragamalai in the south, the Kanjanamalai on the west and Godumalai on the east. The Thirumanimuthar in the main division divides it.
Salem is the fifth largest city in Tamil Nadu. Gorgeous silks and gossamer cottons from the handlooms of Salem are well known to the ladies, The High Court dhotties are to assuage the men folk. Recently our weavers have entered the Textiles Export Market in a highway and the Government of India has selected Salem City to be notified as a Textile Export Zone.


Salem is synonymous with mangoes. Can any one ever forget the ecstasy of the Malgova or the Kudhaud, not to speak of other nectar like varieties. Salem is the National Centre for sago and starch products. It is a great market town for agricultural produce of the linter lands with the famous “LEIGH BAZAAR” established in 1840 and the great Dalal Street of Salem, “THE SHEVAPET” the commercial heart of the city dealing in anything and every thing from Gold, Silver, Food grains, Oils, Yarn and Textiles to Minerals etc. Even though the dream of a full fledged Steel Plant is yet to be realized, the existing Steel Rolling Mills have spread the name of “SALEM STEEL” brand name of SAIL’S International quality stainless steel sheets far and wide.

Apart from its history, it has important locations such as Mettur dam, Yercaud, hills, Sankari fort, Tharamangalam Kailasanathar temple & several beautiful & historic sites & above all it is located centrally & is easily accessible from Bangalore, Coimbatore, Trichy, Madurai & Chennai. Though agriculture is the main base, Salem is also an important textile center & has rich magnesite, bauxite & mineral reserves & 90% of sago supplies to the country through Salem. It also has rich industrial base with the Salem steel plant, SISCOL, MALCO, CHEMPLAST, & with regard to power generation also, the Thermal & Hydel power plant at Mettur contribute towards power supply to the state.
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Salem City has excellent recreations...

Marry brown,

ARRS Multiplex with ARRS Food Mall

Shervaroys International food mall.

Next to Chennai, Salem is the only city to have multiplex in TN.

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Hi friends

Shervaroys group from Yercaud have opened a mega food mall at 5 roads, Meyanoor Road, Salem!

The food mall have:

1.Coffee Day
2.Bangalore Gangotri Snacks and Sweets
3.Candy Court
4.Shervaroys Bakery
5.Shervaroys Ice Cream
6.Shervaroys Juice spot
7.Rams
8.Akshya-Pure Veg Restaurant
9.Madras Curry House-NV
10.Mughal Mahal-Tandoori and North Indian food
11.Club China-Chineese and Thai foods
[B]12.Sizzlers-Multinational food items[/B]
13.Pizza Corner
14.Broaster-America's chain restaurant
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Then Multiplex...

1.5 theatres Screen 1 to 5

[SIZE=4]2.Marrybrown
3.Boomerang(now closed to keep the outlets in Fairlands)[/SIZE]
4.Madurai Meekanshi Bhavan
5.Kings Corner
6.Dharbar
7.Play stations
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