Q. Which of the following town was called as Portuguese “Black Town”?

[A] Mylapore

[B] Santhome

[C] St. Thomas Mount

[D] Pulicat

Answer: A

Explanation: The presence of Portuguese is very much evident in Chennai’s San Thome. Mylapore was the Portuguese ‘Black Town’. (Black Town of the British period was George Town).

Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT