is a town located on the banks of River Kousika. It is 17 kilometers from Coimbatore
. The town is on the Sathyamangalam road (National Highway 209) and located in the north-eastern suburbs of Coimbatore
. It is also known as Sarcarsamakulam or S.S.Kulam and has many Hindu temples in its surroundings. It is famous for the Kaalakaleshwara Temple. The place celebrates Pradosham Day Festival which attracts crowd from all over Tamil Nadu.
The place is well-connected to Coimbatore
through roads and railways. Nearest bus stations are Kovai Pudur
Piriroo Bus Stop, Sunnambukalvai Stop, and Kovilpalayam
Bus Stop. The nearest railway station is Pilamedu Railway Station.
is currently evolving as a residential hub. Pammal, which was once a remote area, is now replete with small and medium apartments and individual homes. Since the place has a good connectivity to important places, it makes a safe and easy living for daily commuters. The place offers housing at affordable prices.
Availability of schools, amusement parks, hospitals and colleges in the locality make the place a good residential area. Some of the popular schools in the area are Government Secondary School, Nirmal Convent Metric High School, and Sri Mallaein Metric School.
Aravindan Hospital and Gokulam Ortho Hospital are the nearest to the locality.
Banks that can be located in the neighbourhood are Canara Bank and Laxmivilas Bank.