NEAREST RAILWAY STATION & BUS STAND
Vaniyambadi is a small town in the Vellore district of Tamil Nadu.
The town is internationally famed for its tanneries and leather
products and nationally famed as a centre for education. In the
recent times the town's fame has gone far and wide because of Dr.
Akbar Kausar and his hospital complex.
The town is situated in the National Highway and not very far from
Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu and Banglore, the capital of
Karnataka. The distances from both the capitals to Vaniyambadi is
200 kilo meters and 150 kilo meters respectively. Those who come
by Air can land in either of these two capitals Chennai or Bangalore
and can reach Vaniyambadi by rail or road.
Many important railway trains from various parts of the country
pass through Vaniyambadi. The nearest railway junction is Jolarpet
which is just 15 K.M away from Vaniyambadi. Another important railway
junction in the district is Katpadi which is 70 K.M away from Vaniyambadi.
Some Express trains stop at Vaniyambadi and some other Express trains
stop at Ambur which is just 15 K.M away from Vaniyambadi. The hospital
complex is situated in New Town at Vaniyambadi. The distance from
the bus terminal to the hospital is barely a kilometer. It is a
walkable distance; but autorikshaws are also available at nominal
rates, to reach the hospital.
Vaniyambadi has holy atmosphere with its manifold, mosques, temples
and churches. This holiness has been resplended with the cultivation
of holy herb Kasini by Dr. Akbar Kausar. His Kasini herbal farm
and hospital buildings are sight seeing spot in Vaniyambadi. The
hospital buildings are designed in the Indo-Saracen, Mughal style
The hospital has 50 well furnished rooms with 100 beds. The patients
and persons accompany them can avail the accomodation provided in
the hospital for which no separate charges are levied. Family accomodation
is also available. A/C rooms are available in certain cases on special
The patients who do not like to avail the accomodation in the hospital
can go to the lodges situated in the bus stand. The Naveen Lodge
at C.L Road Vaniyambadi reserves accomodation for the patients on
prior booking. The room rent ranges from Rs 75/- to Rs 300/- for
24hrs. Phone: 04174-224040.
Good hotels, both vegetarian and non - Vegetarian, are available
in the bus stand and near to the hospital.