Insights Into Neighbourhood
New Perungalathur is an upcoming town located in Kanchipuram district of Chennai, Tamil Nadu. It is a suburb in the southwestern part of Chennai city close to Tambaram and the Chengelpet Town. The neighbourhood is served by Perungalathur Railway Station of the Chennai Suburban Railway Network. New Perungalathur is located on NH45 highway between Tambaram and Vandalur. Perungalathur (Old and New) and Peerkankaranai are twin towns which share and complement much of their resources and infrastructures alike. Located close to Tambaram, all south bound trains can be boarded from Tambaram. Chennai International & domestic airports is at brief driving distance from this locality. The Chennai bypass road NH4 forks-off from NH-45 after Peerkankaranai and is north bound towards Maduravoyal. An underpass to access NH-4 from Tambaram is now open for traffic on NH-45 between Irumbuliyur and Peerkankaranai. The proximity of Tambaram Railway junction and Arignar Anna Zoological Park in Vandalur has given New Perungalathur good connectivity with places like Chennai, Chengalpattu and Kanchipuram. Industrial estates like Guindy, Maraimalai Nagar, Paddapai, Oragadam and Sriperumbudur are easily accessible via road or rail. Residents of adjoining areas like Peerkankaranai, Sadanandhapuram, Old Perungalathur and RMK Nagar avail transport facilities from this area. Life in New Perungalathur is peaceful away from the pollution and hassles of the city. The place is green with trees of Plantain, Coconut Palm, Mango and Neem common in most households. Apart from this, the locale also houses prominent educational institutes, healthcare centers and other entertainment avenues.