<gallery><!-- Image with unknown copyright status removed: Image:municipal1.jpg|Maraimalai Nagar Municipality --></gallery>Maraimalai Nagar
() is a suburb of the southern Indian
city of Chennai
. Maraimalai Nagar and its surrounding areas are referred to as "New Chennai" by the media, due to recent industrial development. Many heavy industries are located in Maraimalai Nagar. The Ford India
car factory is located within a mile of Maraimalai Nagar and the Indian software giant Infosys
also has an office within ten kilometers of Maraimalai Nagar.Also SRM university has its main campus in potheri.http://municipality.tn.gov.in/Maraimalainagar/
Maraimalai Nagar Municipality comprises Kattankulathur, Potheri, and Singaperumal koil villages and was constituted as Third grade Municipality in 2004. The town is divided in to 21 wards. The extent of Municipal Area is 58.08 km<sup>2</sup>.
Maraimalai Nagar is the Head quarters town of Maraimalai Nagar taluk in Kancheepuram district. Maraimalai Nagar town is located in the south direction at a distance of 40 km from chennai. It is situated at 12'41'30" latitude and 74'58'00" longitude and 28m elevated from M.S.L.
The rents in maraimalai nagar have been increasing and the demand for houses has also increased. Read More