ACTIVITIES OF PUDUCHERRY FOREST DEPARTMENT
Puducherry lives in legends that great sage Agasthiya was obliged to undertake the south ward journey in order to check the Mt. Vindhya from raising too high and obstructing the passage of the sun. Puducherry has always been a connecting link between Europe and India . Excavations at Arikanmedu have shown the reminds of Roman articles. The Puducherry was under various rulers like Andhra dynasty, Pallavas, Chollas, Naiks. The French ruled Puducherry from 20th September 1816 to 31st October 1964 for a period of 130 years. The present Union Territory of Puducherry is constituted of four regions.