This is a town in the Erode District of the state of Tamil Nadu. This place has a temperate climate with moderate temperatures throughout the year except during summers. Also, the rainfall is towards the higher side and not even well distributed. The main occupation of the people here are betel leaf farming and the textile industry. This place has has one of the largest weekly markets which you will be able to see on Mondays. The main attractions in this town are the Kariya Kaliamman Temple, Bhadrakaliamman Temple, Bhadraswamy Temple, Angaalamman Temple, Malai Karuppaswamy Temple, Tipu's Fort and many more.