Ballepalayam Panchayath is located on the east from Mettupalayam and from west nearly 15 Km from Erode district. This Panchayath was started in 1954, there have been 6 presidents to date. Mr.Arumugam is the current president of this panchayath, elected in 2011.


Ballepalayam Panchayat consist of 12 members. Current president is one among these members of last year, now elected as president.


Total Population = 8018.

  • Male = 3966
  • Female = 4052


Major Occupation of this Panchayat on south side is Agriculture and from north side is Weaving.

Medical facilities:

Only Private Hospitals are available in this panchayath within 4 kms.

Educational Institutions:

2 primary schools, 8 Middle schools, 1 High school, 1 private school.


KSS weaving mill is is the only Industry located with in this Panchayath.


Totally 3100 Houses located in this panchayath.


Telephone Towers such as Airtel, Aircel, BSNL are tower located in this area.

Water Facility:

20 Over head tanks, 6 GLR, 4 – Sintex tanks.

Bus Facilities:

Hourly Mettupalayam to Annur Bus are available. Route Nos:- 14 ,14A, Mettupalayam – Tirupur buses such as KCK , SMS ply on this route.


Urban Bank is located in this Panchayat.

Ration Shops:

3 ration shops located in this area, of which one is a regular shop and two other part-time (3days).

Plans Completed 2007-2009:

Plan Name

Completed Year



Cement Concrete Road

2007 – 2008

5 Lakhs

People of SRS nagar, Elakampalayam 5 kms surroundings

Noon Meal Centre

2008 – 2009


Children of Ballepalayam Panchayat.

Future Plans 2009-2011:

Plan Name

Target Year



Metal Road

2010 – 2011

20 Lakhs

4 kms surroundings peoples Bellapalayam, Sennampalayam.

Water Pump House

2010 – 2011

1 ½ crores

Whole panchayat.

Source : Ballepalayam Panchayath Office.

Last Updated: October 2009.

Contact Number : 04254 – 253175

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