Madurai is the ancient Pandia Capital having history of more than 2500 years. The Present city of Madurai, Pandiya capital was founded by Kulasekara Pandian. It has seen many political changes. Madurai District was formed in the year 1823 and at present we have 3741 Sq. Km area spread in this district.
Wel Come to District Industries
Madurai is the
second largest city in Tamilnadu after Chennai.
Madurai as it was then called as a huge District
that comprising the present Districts of Dindigul,
Theni, and Madurai. In order to make District Administration
more effective and responsive, the Government have
trifurcated this composite Madurai District into
three Districts Dindigul was carved out during the
year 1984. Theni District was separated during the
Industrialisation of Southern Tamil Nadu
The Government of Tamilnadu with a missionary zeal evolved several missions like "The New Industrial Policy" and extended concessions to invite investments and provided incentives to the entrepreneurs interested in starting new industrial ventures by announcing that any investment in industry made for more than Rs. 250 crores, is eligible for tax concessions. But insofar the Southern Districts are concerned, if they start any industrial venture with an investment of Rs. 50 crores or more, there are incentives, VAT Concessions and soft loan with very low margin of interest at 0.1 % are provided. The Single Window Clearance was introduced to facilitate new industrial units to take of in no minute by removing constrains and bottle necks.