|Head Office||Tumkur H.O|
|Sub Office||Gulur S.O|
|Location||Tumkur Taluk of Tumkur District|
|Telephone No||Not Available|
|Department Info||Tumkur Division South Karnataka Region Karnataka Circle|
|Address||Karnataka 572118, India|
|Indian Postal Code System Consists of Six digits. The first to digits represent the state, the second two digits represent the district and the Third two digits represents the Post Office.In this case the first two digits 57 represents the state Karnataka, the second two digits 21 represent the district Tumkur, and finally 18 represents the Post Office Makanahally B.O. Thus the Zip Code of Makanahally B.O, Tumkur, karnataka is 572118|
Tumkur, officially renamed Tumakuru in 2014, is an industrial city located in the state of Karnataka. Since 28 August 2010, Tumakuru has been accorded the status of a City Corporation. It is situated at a distance of 70 kilometers northwest of Bengaluru, along National Highway NH4 and NH206. It is the headquarters of the Tumakuru district. Tumakuru plays host for India's first mega food park which is a project of the ministry of food processing. The India Food Park was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in September 2014.
Tumkur has been selected as one of the hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city under PM Narendra Modi's flagship Smart Cities Mission.
Etymologically, the name of the city is believed to have been mutated possibly from "Tumbe ooru" because of the abundance of tumbe huuvu, a kind of flower, or tamate ooru because of the folk musical percussion instrument...More Info