Manapparai Municipality was constituted as Third Grade Municiality on 1.10.1966 It has been upgraded to First Grade Municipality with effect from 22.5.1998. Municipality limit includes the following Revenue villages Sevalur, Vidathilampatti, Manjampatti, Theerampatti, Pothamettupatti, Manapparaipatti, Karamettupatti, Poomalaipatti, Mahalipatti, Nochimedu, Chidambarathanpatti,Veerachi south street and Santhiyagupuram

About Municipality

This town is located on the main road of Tiruchirappali – Dindigul highways at a distance of 40 km from Tiruchirappali and 60 km from Dindigul . This town is familiar for cattle and vegetable shandy and it is one of the third ranking shandy in Tamilnadu. Manapparai is very famous for Manapparai MURUKKU.

Every Wednesday more than 5000 people are visiting the town to this cattle shandy for the purchase of cattle for agricultural purposes, household materials and vegetables for their day to day use. Extent of the town is 20.85 sq. K.M. Population of the town as per 2001 Census is 35770 and as per 2011 Census is 40178.

Municipality limit includes following near by revenue villages.

  1.        Sevalur
  2.        Vidathilampatti
  3.        Manjampatti
  4.        Theerampatti
  5.        Santhiyagupuram
  6.        Pothamettupatti
  7.        Manapparaipatti
  8.        Karamettupatti
  9.        Poomalaipatti
  10.        Mahalipatti
  11.        Nochimedu
  12.        Chidambarathanpatti
  13.        Veerachisouth street