About Tumkur ( latitude: 16.5120400, longitude: 77.0875300 )
Tumkur (Tumakuru) is an industrial city located in the state of Karnataka. Since 28 August 2010, Tumakuru has been accorded the status of a corporation city. It is situated at a distance of 70 kilometers northwest of Bengaluru, along National Highway 206. It is the headquarters of the Tumkur district.