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Dharapuram is a Municipality in the Tirupur district of Tamilnadu. The population of Dharapuram is 56007. The total Firka of Dharapuram is 7 and it’s having 77 villages. In ancient times it was known as Rajarajapuram and it was the capital of Kongu Nadu under Kongu Cholas.Dharapuram lies on the bank of Amaravathi River. Facts about Dharapuram water scarcity. Dharapuram is  one of the least rainfall areas of Tamilnadu . It comes under the semi arid region in Tamilnadu state. The people of Dharapuram over exploiting of groundwater for both household and agricultural purpose.

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Dr. Niju. P. (2019). Hard Factor: Dharapuram Water Crisis. History Research Journal, 5(6), 2407-2413. Retrieved from https://journals.eduindex.org/index.php/hrj/article/view/15920