is a residential locality of Chennai
, located in Kancheepuram district. It is situated close to Vandalur
Road and Madambakkam
Junction. It is a 5-minute drive from Old Mahabalipuram Road
, a 5-minute drive from Siruseri
IT Park and 10-minute drive from Medavakkam
Junction. It is one of the fastest developing localities of South Chennai
. The government has established roadways to link this part of Chennai
with Chengalpat from Velachery
Metropolitan Transport Corporation and Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation offer various bus routes and train routes here. Some of the bus routes running through Ponmar
include M51V, 51T, X551, X551A etc. These bus routes link Ponmar
to regions of Kolathur
Real estate in Ponmar
is a mix of apartments and residential plots. Most of the properties in Ponmar
are in the affordable category.
Social infrastructure of Ponmar
is well-developed. Some of the reputed educational institutions located here are Maharishi Vidya Mandir, Tatva School, Chocolate Kids Play School, Vels University School of Maritime Studies, Velammal Vidyashram, Colours International School, and HLC School.
Healthcare facilities are provided by hospitals including Sri Ishari Velan Mission Hospital, Chellam Hospital, Swaram Hospital, Siddha Cancer Hospital, Apollo Family Clinic, and Suraj Hospital.
Some renowned banks have their branches and ATMs here. These include City Union Bank, ICICI Bank, Lakshmi Vilas Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, and HDFC Bank.