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Chennai District

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Chennai district, formerly known as Madras district or "Madarasapattinam", is a district in the state of Tamil Nadu, in India. It is the smallest of all the districts in the state, but has the highest human density. The district is a city district which means that it does not have a district headquarters. Most of the Greater Chennai City comes under this district, erstwhile under Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts. As of 2011, the district had a population of 4,646,732 with a sex-ratio of 989 females for every 1,000 males. Chennai District is in Tamil Nadu. When using our India road trip app, you're building your holiday based on your own interests, visitor reviews, and the informed opinions of our well-traveled writers.
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