Erode

Erode

Erode ([iːroːɽɯ]) is the seventh largest urban agglomeration of the South Indian state, Tamil Nadu and serves as administrative headquarters of Erode District. Administered by a municipal corporation since 2009, Erode is a part of the Erode Lok Sabha constituency that elects its member of parliament. Located on the banks of River Kaveri, it is situated centrally on South Indian Peninsula, about 400 kilometres (249 mi) southwest of its state capital Chennai and about 80 kilometres (50 mi) east of Coimbatore. Erode is an agricultural, textile[3] and a BPO hub[4] and among the largest producers of turmeric,[5][6]hand-loom and knitwear.[7]

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