Namakkal district, headquartered at Namakkal is one of the 30 administrative districts of Tamil Nadu.
Namakkal District is a newly created district from Salem and functioning with effect from 1-1-1997.It consists of 4 Taluks , namely Namakkal, Rasipuram, Tiruchengode and Paramathi-velur.
The Rock Fort in Namakkal is a special feature of the Town. The Fort covers an area of one and half acres of flat surface and is accessible from South-West by a flight of narrow steps.
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