Kotturpuram suburbs fall in the southern outskirts of the
Chennai city. Kotturpruram is quite a distinct place in the splendid
metropolitan city. The suburbs frontiers are lined with those of the
adjoining ones including Adyar, Saidapet and Teynampet. Kotturpuram
is marked with a residential population and a number of popular
establishments that are located within its precincts. Kotturpuram
has been subjected, lately, to some serious damages caused by the
floods. Adyar River, that runs through the township has been
responsible for a number of havoc during monsoons.
Kotturpuram is a known place as it houses some of the best clubs
and reputed institutes of the city. The flagrant Periyar Science and
Technology Centre and Birla Planetarium are two important
attractions in the region. Further south of the Birla Planetarium
and close to Sardar Vallabhai Patel Road, lies the Central Leather
Research Institute (C.L.R.I.). The C.L.R.I. is one of the premier
institutes in the city and the state at large.
These centres are located in the southern limits of Kotturpuram
locality. Some reputed clubs of the area include the Boat Club,
Madras Club, Alumni Club and Cosmopolitan Club.
The city suburb is adequately provided with public institutions.
The Anna Institute of Management and Government Arts College for Men
are important educational institutes in the region.
Little Mount church and Ananta Padmanabha Swamy temple are popular
worshipping places in the locality. The church lies in the south
west limits and the temple on the south east. There are many other
small temples serving the local population.
Areas Under Kotturpuram
- Kotturpuram is about 7 kms from the George Town, city center.
Buses are easily available for the place.
- The Saidapet Railway Station is the one near to the place. It
lies to the west of Kotturpuram, some 2 kms far.
- Chennai Airport lies to the south west and about 6 kms from
- Raja Annamalaipuram
- Little Mount