ⓘ Palamedu. As of 2001 India census, Palamedu had a population of 8187. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Palamedu has an average literacy r ..

                                     

ⓘ Palamedu

As of 2001 India census, Palamedu had a population of 8187. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Palamedu has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 54%. In Palamedu, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Jallikattuway to find the best bull for the breed was one of the famous events held every year in the month of January, mostly on the second day of the Tamil month Thai. Palamedu is one of the first cities in southern Tamil Nadu to take it. Traditional Tamil sport adventure will take place in various parts of Tamil Nadu almost a month on the sidelines of the festival Pongal. Even tourists from abroad to visit and spend time in January, during the festival of Pongal. Here Palamedu Muthalamman dairy farm Palgova milk sweets are very famous throughout South Tamilnadu.

Kodaikanal, dam Popular, Alagar Koil Kumbakarai falls are some popular tourist spots nearby. More recently identified water falls named Kutladampatti very close. Thekkadi, Suruli falls, Kourtallam also near this place and it is 150 km from here. There is a small Sathiyar dam near Palamedu. Madurai can be reached in 20 km. Alagarkovil & Alanganallur is also very close to Palamedu.

                                     
  • community when came to Salem District they initially settled at Palamedu When their life at Palamedu became difficult due to Theechati Kolliyars Dacoits with
  • Kutladampatti are located near T. Mettupatti village. Sathiyar near Palamedu Kodaikanal, Vaigai dam, Kumbakarai falls Alangānallūr Approved at GEOnet
  • very near, as are Thekkadi, Suruli falls and Kourtallam. There is a small dam Sathiyar near Palamedu Madurai is 16 km away and Alagarkovil 18 km.