Thoothukudi


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Thoothukudi

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Tuticorin

(to͞o'tĭkôrĭn`), city (1991 pop. 280,091), Tamil Nadu state, SE India. An important seaport and fishing center, it has a Fishing Technological Institute and is also famous for its pearl oysters. The nearby V. O. Chidambaranar Port, formerly Tuticorin Port, opened 1974, is one of India's ten major ports. Thoothukudi was founded c.1540 by the Portuguese, captured by the Dutch in 1658, and ceded to the British in 1825.
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Tenders are invited for Improvements to 3 no of roads in Kovilpatti block of Thoothukudi District under TNRRIS 2017-18 Package No 07
Thoothukudi, (Tamil Nadu), May 21 ( ANI ): Fourteen Sri Lankan fishermen were arrested by the Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday in Tamil Nadu for fishing near Kanniyakumari.
Tenders are invited for Improvements to 4 no of roads in Sathankulam block of Thoothukudi District under TNRRIS 2017-18 Package No 06
Tenders are invited for Strengthening 1 no of road work in Kayathar block of Thoothukudi District under TNRRIS2017 18 Package No 09
Tenders are invited for Improvements to 2 no of roads in Ottapidaram block of Thoothukudi District under TNRRIS 2017-18 Package No 12
Tenders are invited for Strengthening 1 No of road work in Thoothukudi block of Thoothukudi District under TNRRIS 2017 18 Package No 01
Tenders are invited for Improvements to Rural Road 2nos inKayatharBlock of Thoothukudi District under NABARD-RIDF XXIII (2017-18) Package No 07
Tenders are invited for Improvement of Road from KadamburDeivaselpuram to Veerapandiyapuram Thalaiyuthu road 0/0 - 2/2 of Thoothukudi District under NABARD RIDF-XXIII (2017-18)Tranche.
Tenders are invited for Improvements to the Road from Kalangarai Athimarapatti -Veeranaikenthattu road Km 0/0-1/2 in Thoothukudi block of Thoothukudi District under NABARD RIDF-XXIII (2017-18) Tranche.
Tenders are invited for Thoothukudi District Upgradation Of Mrl12 Km104 Of Pillayarnatham To Eppodumvendran Road To Jegaveerapuram Via P Shumnmugapuram Road In Vilathikulam Block Using Copper Slag Tn 25 78
Tenders are invited for thoothukudi district upgradation of mrl36 kombadi to savarimangalam road km 0 to 2400m in ottapidaram block (using copper slag ) tn 25 75
Tenders are invited for thoothukudi district upgradation of mrl40 maniyatchi to kollankinaru road km 0 to 3600m in ottapidaram block (using copper slag ) tn 25 76