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Kiranur is a prominent town in Pudukkottai District and is located 24 km north Pudukkottai on the Pudukkottai-Tiruchirappalli Road. It is the headquarters of the Kolattur Taluk.

A 9th-century Shiva Temple with many important inscriptions is the main attraction of the place. Pre-historic burial sites have also been excavated from here.

Today, Kiranur is an important business center and a junction on the Pudukkottai Ė Tiruchirappalli Road.

The nearest airport is Tiruchirappalli Airport. Kiranur Railway Station (Keeranur Railway Station) is on the Pudukkottai-Tiruchirappalli line.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Pudukkottai
Location: Kiranur    

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