It is a city which is the home office of the Cuddalore District in the south Indian territory of Tamil Nadu. Specialists trust the name Cuddalore is gotten from Koodalur, which implies point in Tamil. While the early history of Cuddalore remains cloudy, the town first rose to observable quality in the midst of the run of Pallavas and Medieval Cholas. It has been a bit of free India since 1947. In the midst of the 2004 Indian Ocean tremor, Cuddalore was one of the impacted towns, with 572 mishaps. Beside calculating and port related organizations, Cuddalore houses compound, pharmacological and imperativeness wanders in SIPCOT, a cutting edge endowment set up by the state government.
The town is directed by a one of a kind survey locale covering a domain of 27.69 km2 10.69 sq mi and had a people of 173,676 of each 2011. Cuddalore is a bit of the Cuddalore definitive social affair voting open which is a bit of the Cuddalore Lok Sabha voting statistic. There are nine schools, two articulations and science colleges and two building schools in the town. Tourists come here from all over the world with their family members and friends to visit this place.