Thoothukudi, otherwise called Tuticorin, is a port city and a civil organization and a modern city in Thoothukudi region in the Indian territory of Tamil Nadu. The city lies in the Coromandel Coast of Bay of Bengal. Thoothukudi is the central command of Thoothukudi locale.
It is situated around 590 kilometers 367 miles south of Chennai and 190 kilometers 118 miles upper east of Thiruvananthapuram Trivandrum. As per Confederation of Indian Industry, Thoothukudi has the second most elevated Human Development Index in Tamil Nadu by Chennai. Tuticorin City fills in as the central station of Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited.
Major instructive foundations in the city incorporate Thoothukudi Medical College, Fisheries College and Research Institute, Tamilnadu Maritime Academy, V.O.C. Expressions and Science College, Government Polytechnic College, and Anna University Tuticorin Campus. Tuticorin Port is one of the Fastest developing Major Ports in India. Tuticorin is a "Rising Energy and Industrial center point of South India