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Brief of Wellington Cantonment..

Wellington Cantonment is situated three kilometers to the north of Coonoor. The Mettupalayam-Ooty road passes through the Cantonment. The Wellington Cantonment was earlier known as Jakkatalla (or Jacketallah) from the Badaga Village of that name to the north of it. In 1852, Sir Richard Armstrong, the then Commander-in-Chief, recommended that the name should be changed to Wellington in honor of the Iron Duke, who from the first had evinced an... Read more

Constitution of The Board

1 BRIG. RAJESHWAR SINGH, SC, SM PRESIDENT

2 SMT. POOJA P. PALICHA, CEO MEMBER-SECRETARY

General Profile

1 Year of Establishment 1853
2 Classification Class-II
3 Total Area 1647.65 Acres
4 Civil Population(as per 2011 census) 12673
5 Military Population(as per 2011 census) 6789

Population Figures(Ward Wise) as per Census 2011

Sl.No Ward No Total Population Scheduled Casts (SC) (Ward No. Wise) Scheduled Tribes (ST) (Ward No.Wise) Male Population Female Population
1 I 2048 502 4 1002 1046
2 II 3748 1395 3 2364 1384
3 III 3681 977 14 1712 1969
4 IV 2072 142 0 1091 981
5 V 2025 483 22 1023 1002
6 VI 2536 93 5 1932 604
7 VII 3352 533 24 1743 1609
Total 19462 4125 72 10867 8595

President

President of WCB

BRIG. RAJESHWAR SINGH, SC, SM
President of Cantonment Board,
Wellington


CEO

CEO

SMT. POOJA P. PALICHA, I.D.E.S,
Chief Executive Officer,
Cantonment Board, Wellington