Tuticorin

Tuticorin,

city, India: see ThoothukudiThoothukudi
or Tuticorin
, 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.
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Tuticorin

 

(Tuttukkudi), a port city on the southeast coast of India, in the state of Tamil Nadu; situated on the Gulf of Mannar in the Indian Ocean. Population, 154,800 (1971). Tuticorin’s industries include cotton textiles, food processing, the production of salt, and commercial fishing.

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Sometimes it was from the South that he came - from south of Tuticorin, whence the wonderful fire-boats go to Ceylon where are priests who know Pali; sometimes it was from the wet green West and the thousand cotton-factory chimneys that ring Bombay; and once from the North, where he had doubled back eight hundred miles to talk for a day with the Keeper of the Images in the Wonder House.
Tenders are invited for day to day maintenance of terminal building i/c operational area, technical block, residential quarters, administrative block, car park and ancillary buildings at tuticorin airport, tuticorin
In a major relief to spinning mills in the southern part of the country, the Union shipping ministry has allowed the mills to import Cotton from international markets through the Tuticorin port.
56%, the major destination countries were United States, United arab Emirates, Germany, France and Netherlands and major Indian ports were JNPT, Tuticorin ICD, Delhi TKD ICD, Tuticorin Sea and Madras Sea.
Tuticorin (Tamil Nadu), Sept 22 ( ANI ): Stepping up their protest against loading of fuel at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, anti-nuclear activists and fishermen on Saturday tried to lay siege to the port in Tuticorin.
Indian vessel- MVN RAJ TPN 241 carrying 300 tonnes of food items of onion, potato, and cereals is scheduled to leave at 6AM Saturday from Tuticorin, India and is due to arrive in Colombo the next day.
8 -- High-Level officials' team from Sri Lanka has inspected the amenities established for passengers in Tuticorin Port premises for ferry service, which is expected to commence on March1, in line with the agreement reached between India and Sri Lanka
New Delhi, Oct 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the interim order of the Madras High Court on the closure of Sterlite Industries' copper smelting plant in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin city.
Chidambaranar Port, Tuticorin under the ambitious Sagarmala Project.
25 -- The Union Shipping Minister G K Vasan has said that the Ferry Service between Tuticorin and Colombo is expected to commence by February End.