Tamil Nadu is formerly known as the Madras State, with its capital city Chennai being one of South India’s largest. Situated right at the south of India, Tamil Nadu is the sixth largest state in the country with its population of over 72 million inhabitants.
The state has a rich history of India’s ancient culture and is abundant in a diverse range of flora and fauna found in many of its national and state parks. Tamil Nadu also boasts of being one of the most literate states in all of India and is abound with numerous educational institutions and colleges.
Tamil Nadu is also the leading agricultural producer of India, but is also home to well-developed textiles, automobiles and heavy engineering industries. It also accounts for being India’s largest tourism industry.