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Kalluvathukkal Junction
Location in Kerala, India

Coordinates: 8°49′57″N 76°44′43″E / 8.83250°N 76.74528°E / 8.83250; 76.74528Coordinates: 8°49′57″N 76°44′43″E / 8.83250°N 76.74528°E / 8.83250; 76.74528

Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
 • Total 35.57 km2 (13.73 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 42,238
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
 • Official Malayalam, English
PIN 691578

Kalluvathukkal is a village in Kollam district in the state of Kerala.This is a part of one of one of the most neglected district in india, Kollam.NH-47passes through the heart of the village.This is a progressive village.We can't say it a village,its really a town.This place is in a very speedy development stage and grooming as a Tourist place as this location is having absolute enjoyable nature's beauty.And this is one among the biggest panchayats in the state in terms of geographical area.India's first ESIC Medical college is nearing compleation in Kalluvathukkal. Kalluvathukkal is about 20 KM from Kollam City. It is in the extreme east part of Kollam District of Kerala, around 49 km north of the state capital Thiruvananthapuram.Kollam Railway Station is only 22 km from the village and also well connected by buses. Nearest Airport is Thiruvanathapuram International Airport. It is around 44 km north of the state capitalThiruvananthapuram on the National Highway 47 (NH 47). We can easily access Paravoor, and Varkala towns from here.NH 47 is passing through the center of the village.[1] As of 2001 census of india,Kalluvathukkal had a population of 42238 with 20387 males and 21851 females.

Educational Institutions

  • Government L.P.S Kalluvathukkal
  • Government U.P.S Kalluvathukkal
  • Kalluvathukkal Panchayath High School
  • Amritha Sanskrit HSS ,Parippally,Kollam
  • Karuna Central School,Kalluvathukkal,Kollam.
  • UKF College of Engineering and Technology,Parippally,Kollam.
  • ESIC Medical College,Parippally,Kollam.

Nearest Hospitals

  • Vimala mission hospital,Kalluvathukkal,Kollam.
  • Sivapriya ayurvedic hospital,karamkode,kollam.
  • JSM Maternity hospital,Karamkode,kollam.
  • Royal multispeciality hospital,Chathannoor,Kollam.
  • ESIC Medical College,Parippally,Kollam.
  • Government Homoeo Dispensary, Kalluvathukkal.

Places of Worship

  • Thiru Oozhaykkod indilayappan Temple,Kalluvathukkal.
  • Mevanakkonam devi Temple,Nadakkal,Kalluvathukkal.
  • Chirakkara devi Temple,Chirakkara.
  • Kodimoottil devi Temple,Parippally.
  • Vayalilthrikkovil Temple,Sreeramapuram.
  • Chenthippil devi Temple,Kalluvathukkal.
  • Kalluvathukkal Mosque,Kalluvathukkal.
  • Marthoma church,Kalluvathukkal.
  • Parippally City Mosque,Parippally.


Notable people



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