Kurinjipadi (State Assembly Constituency)
Kurinjipadi is the legislative assembly that includes the city, Kurinjipadi. It is part of the Cuddalore (Lok Sabha constituency). Before 1977, Kurinjipadi constituency was reserved for scheduled caste.
AIADMK Candidate for Kurinjipadi Assembly Election 2016 – Mr. R. Rajendran
Ex-AIADMK MLA Mr. R. Rajendran
|Date of Birth||9th September 1961|
|Place of Birth||Sorathur Village|
|Occupation||Agriculture and Business|
|Marital Status||Married; One Child.|
|Address||Chennai: A5E, MLAs Quarters, Omanthoorar Government Estate, Chennai-600 002.|
|Mofussil: Sorathur Village, Vallam Post, Panruti Taluk, Cuddalore District.|
Legislative Assembly Election Results
|Twelfth||2001-06||Panneer Selvam M.R.K||DMK||65425|
History of Cuddalore District
Cuddalore District is one of the 6 districts of Tiruvannamalai region and a district of Tamil Nadu state in southern India. The city of Cuddalore is the district headquarters. According to Census 2011, Cuddalore district had a population of 2,605,914 with a sex-ratio of 987 females for every 1,000 males.
The history of the systematic administration of the Land Revenue of erstwhile South Arcot District begins with the acquisition from the Nawab in 1801, when the Nawab made over the Carnatic to the Company , Captain Graham was appointed to take charge of the District lying between Palar and Portonovo rivers and become the first Collector South Arcot.
In 1808, However Arcot, Vellore, Thiruvathur , Polur , and Arani Jagir were transferred to North Arcot and Wandiwash to Cheingelput while the Fort St.David and Pondicherry villages (which at different time had been under both, the Collector and the commercial resident at Cuddalore) were incorporated with the District. In 1816, Pondicherry was finally restored to the French and erstwhile South Arcot assumed practically its position. Cuddalore , which is District Headquarters for South Arcot District for more than a century. This has been mentioned everywhere in the history. The present Cuddalore District has been formed on 30.9.1993
The famous typical and universal logic temple of Sri Natarajan is situated in this district. It is an interesting subject to scientists and innovators to research on the dancing postage of Lord Sri. Nataraja.
|Area Sq. Km:||3,703|