ROADS

Road communication plays crucial role in Social economic development of any district.  The district like Tiruppur where the economy pre dominantly developed by the fast growing knitwear industries and assured irrigated agriculture activities required well knitted road net work.  There are four major types of road network in the district such as National Highway, State Highways, Panchayat Union road and Village Panchayat roads depending on the Vehicular traffic. 

 

I. State Highways (Proposed)

 

(i) Tiruppur Division :

 

Sl. No.

Name of Sub Division

(unit in Kms.)

State Highways

Major District Roads

Other District Roads

Sugar Cane Maintain

Total

1.

Tiruppur

83.600

79.200

168.390

--

331.190

2.

Uthukuli

411.200

19.800

97.400

--

158.400

3.

Kangayam

81.760

46.800

191.244

--

319.804

4.

Avinashi

73.940

33.600

170.260

4.800

282.600

 

Total

280.500

179.400

627.294

4.800

1091.994

 (ii) Udumalpet Division :

 

Sl. No.

Name of sub division

(unit in Kms.)

State Highways

Major District Roads

Other District Roads

Sugar Cane Maintain

Total

1.

Udumalpet

76.540

143.600

373.662

70.086

663.888

2.

Dharapuram

117.526

35.660

170.247

19.985

343.418

3.

Palladam

111.000

90.500

252.630

--

454.130

4.

Moolanur

85.950

86.990

349.950

8.900

531.798

 

Total

391.016

356.750

1146.497

98.971

1993.234

II. National Highways

 

Sl. No.

No. & Name of National Highways

Distance in District (in Km.)

1.

NH-47 Via Avianshi

35

2.

NH-67 Via Kangayam Palladam

68

3.

NH-209 via Udumalpet

25

III. Panchayat Union Roads  as on 1.4.2009

Sl No.

Name of the Block

Earthen

Gravel

SL WBM

DL WBM

BT

CC

Total

1.

Kangeyam

1.10

13.90

21.30

-

64.10

-

100.40

2.

Moolanur

18.13

8.82

7.99

-

76.88

-

111.81

3.

Dharapuram

20.40

-

16.40

-

108.6

-

145.40

4.

Gundadam

41.50

-

7.10

0.10

106.7

-

155.40

5.

Udumalpet

29.60

0.80

4.90

15.00

95.70

-

146.00

6.

Gudimangalam

24.40

-

19.50

2.20

75.60

-

121.70

7.

Madathukulam

-

-

-

-

11.00

-

11.00

8.

Vellakoil

25.395

3.40

8.95

-

79.16

-

116.905

9.

Palladam

10.00

-

10.30

-

60.00

-

80.30

10.

Pongalur

7.20

-

1.60

-

77.00

-

85.80

11.

Avinashi

25.30

-

18.225

3.00

139.75

0.05

186.325

12.

Tiruppur

14.00

-

10.40

0.20

123.60

-

148.20

13.

Uthukuli

3.60

-

3.20

3.40

53.60

-

63.80

 

Total

  220.625

 26.92

  129.865

 23.90

 1071.69

  0.05

  1473.04

IV. Panchayat Roads  as on 1.4.2009

Sl No.

Name of the Block

Earthen

Gravel

SL WBM

DL WBM

BT

CC

Total

1.

Kangeyam

93.67

4.91

69.29

-

78.89

-

  246.76

2.

Moolanur

189.90

1.40

38.595

-

85.16

-

315.055

3.

Dharapuram

72.55

-

49.90

-

66.35

-

188.80

4.

Gundadam

221.45

-

28.60

1.20

84.75

-

336.00

5.

Udumalpet

39.50

-

-

10.2

81.70

0.60

132.00

6.

Gudimangalam

23.10

12.40

24.10

3.60

36.10

-

99.30

7.

Madathukulam

97.54

9.00

11.30

5.00

59.70

-

182.54

8.

Vellakoil

165.59

10.345

33.26

-

82.61

-

291.805

9.

Palladam

77.60

-

9.00

-

71.20

-

157.80

10.

Pongalur

178.30

-

12.60

-

89.00

-

279.90

11.

Avinashi

128.03

0.20

23.3

3.25

83.60

0.20

238.58

12.

Tiruppur

88.72

70.88

2.30

29.36

123.70

16.90

331.86

13.

Uthukuli

105.00

-

52.80

15.50

86.50

-

259.80

 

Total

1480.95

 109.135

355.045

 68.11

1029.26

 17.70

 3060.20