Salem is a city of Tamil Nadu state in southern India. Salem located in the north central part of the southernmost state of India and also fifth-largest city of Tamil Nadu, area of over 5,205 sq km.
Salem city is known for its mangoes, steel and Mettur dam, which is a major source of irrigation and drinking water for the state of Tamil Nadu.
Salem is a Geologist paradise, surrounded by hills and the landscape dotted with hillocks. Yercard is one of important tourist place in Salem.