Tirunelveli has one more name
“Halwa City”. A wheat based sweet Halwa is very
famous in Tirunelveli, which brought this nick
name. The city has Swamy Nellaiappar and Sri
Kandimathi Ambal temples, which are saivites.
The city has been trifurcated in to three
administrative provinces such as Tirunelveli,
Palayamkottai and Melapalayam.Tiruneveli has two
tier flyover called the Tiruvalluvar Flyover,
which is the second longest double-decked
flyover in Asia.