The district office of Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) has been bifurcated into Tirupur North district and Tirupur South district with immediate effect, according to official sources here. Both the offices would be under the control of District Environmental Engineers. M. Malayandi was appointed as the first District Environmental Engineer of Tirupur North and Shanmugam as the first District Environment Engineer for Tirupur South. The Tirupur North office would be headquartered in Tirupur city while the Tirupur South office at Palladam.

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