Chennai ko Madras birni ne, da ke a jihar Tamil Nadu, a ƙasar Indiya. Shi ne babban birnin jihar Tamil Nadu. Bisa ga ƙidayar jama'a a shekarar 2011, akwai jimilar mutane 8,917,749 (miliyan takwas da dubu dari tara da sha bakwai da dari bakwai da arba'in da tara). An gina birnin Chennai a karni na sha bakwai bayan haifuwan annabi Issa.

Globe icon.svg Chennai
Flag of India.svg Indiya
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Administration
ƘasaIndiya
State of IndiaTamil Nadu
birniChennai
Head of government K. Palanisamy (en) Fassara
Official name Madras
Мадрас
Ченнаи
Original labels சென்னை
Poste-code 600xxx
Geography
Coordinates 13°04′57″N 80°16′30″E / 13.0825°N 80.275°E / 13.0825; 80.275Coordinates: 13°04′57″N 80°16′30″E / 13.0825°N 80.275°E / 13.0825; 80.275
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Area 426.83004 km²
Altitude 6 m
Demography
Population 10,265,000 inhabitants (2016)
Density 24,049.39 inhabitants/km²
Other information
Foundation 1639
Telephone code 44
Time Zone UTC+05:30 (en) Fassara
Sister cities Volgograd (en) Fassara, Chongqing, San Antonio, Denver, Kuala Lumpur, Ulsan (en) Fassara, Chemnitz (en) Fassara da Frankfurt
www.chennaicorporation.gov.in/