Moulivakkam

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Moulivakkam
neighbourhood
Nickname(s): 
Bai Kadai
Moulivakkam is located in Chennai
Moulivakkam
Moulivakkam
Moulivakkam is located in Tamil Nadu
Moulivakkam
Moulivakkam
Moulivakkam is located in India
Moulivakkam
Moulivakkam
Coordinates: 13°01′13″N 80°08′37″E / 13.020269°N 80.143578°E / 13.020269; 80.143578Coordinates: 13°01′13″N 80°08′37″E / 13.020269°N 80.143578°E / 13.020269; 80.143578
CountryIndia
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictChennai District
MetroChennai
TalukasSriperumbudur
Government
 • BodyCMDA
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
600116
Lok Sabha constituencySriperumbudur
Vidhan Sabha constituencyAlandur
Planning agencyCMDA
Websitewww.chennai.tn.nic.in

Moulivakkam is a neighbourhood of Chennai. It is situated 18 km south-west of Chennai on the Arcot road. It is bounded by Porur on the north, Kolappakkam on the south, Mugalivakkam on the east and Manapakkam on the south east directions. The nearest railway station is at Guindy which is about 6 kilometres away. The Porur junction is around 3 km away and Kathipara Junction is around 5 km away.

Recent developments[edit]

The real estate boom in India and Chennai had its course in Moulivakkam too. DLF SEZ was built and opened next to Moulivakkam in 2010. Multinational companies such as IBM, HP, CTS, L&T Infotech have been located in this IT City. L&T ECC, L&T Ship Building and L&T Audco are also vested in this area.

Kolapakkam is the backside of Moulivakkam. It is a pleasant area.

Streets: MRK Nagar, Madha Nagar are main streets.

Location in context[edit]

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