is a residential area in west Chennai
. It is a highly developed place with proper schools, markets and hospitals in its localities. The place is famous for its film studios. It is one of the important localities of Chennai
. It is bound by Saligramam
in the east Koyambedu
in the north, Vadapalani
and Alwarthirunagar in the south-west, and KK Nagar and Valasaravakkam
in the south-east. It is situated at a distance of 12 kms from Fort St George and 10 kms from Poonamallee
is well connected to important places of Chennai
through roads. The bus route connects the place to Chennai
and to suburbs. Local bus stations that are near to the place are Chinmaya Nagar
, Saligraman, Virugambakkam
and Koymabedu. Nearest railway stations to this place are Guindy
A well-developed locality, the area offers luxury living to city residents.
Educational institutions in the area include Hindu Schools, Apple International Play School, Le Chatailen School, Balar Gurukulam Mat School, Sakthivel Nursery School, Chennai
Primary School and St. Antonys Nursery School.
Popular hospitals here include St. Paul Hospital, Sooriya Hospital, VHM Hospital pvt Ltd, Sams Debtal Care, Kuttles Clinic, CSR Healthcare, Siddha Quest, Kidney Amirtha Centre and Smile one Dental Clinic.
Banks like HDFC Bank, IDBI, Indian Overseas Bank, Union Bank, Dhanlaxmi Bank and Canara Bank have their ATMs in the locality.