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Balussery
Town
Balussery is located in Kerala
Balussery
Balussery
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 11°27′N 75°50′E / 11.45°N 75.83°E / 11.45; 75.83Coordinates: 11°27′N 75°50′E / 11.45°N 75.83°E / 11.45; 75.83
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kozhikode
Elevation 42 m (138 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 212,592
Languages
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 673612
Telephone code 91 496
Vehicle registration KL-11,KL-56,KL-57,
Website http://www.balusseri.com

Balussery (also spelt as Balisseri or Balussheri) is a small but fast developing town area located in Kozhikode district in Kerala state, south India.

Geography and Climate[edit]

Balussery is located at 11°27′N 75°50′E / 11.45°N 75.83°E / 11.45; 75.83.[1] It has an average elevation of 42 m (138 ft). Average temperature varing from 30 to 36 degree Celsius in the summer and as much as 24 degree Celsius in the rainy season

Overview[edit]

Balussery block has an area of 278.54 km2. There are Eight Grama Panchayats in the Block, namely Atholi, Balussery, Koorachundu, Kottur, Naduvannur, Panangad, Ulliyeri and Unnikulam. The total population is 212592; Males – 105962 and females – 106631.

The government offices are situated in the heart of the town. Branches of major banks and a government sub treasury functions here.Kerala State Electricity Board has a 33 KV substation (at Manjappalam),a division office/subdivision and a section office here.

Other Offices :- Employment exchange at Balussery Mukku, Kerala Police Circle office, PWD office, Kerala State Electricity Board offices, Sub Registrar Office, Educational Department Office, six co-operative banks, State Bank of Travancore, Canara Bank, Syndicate Bank, Punjab National Bank and Federal Bank

Regular bus services are available to Kozhikode, Thamarassery, Koyilandy, Koorachundu, Koottalida and Perambra. Mini buses connect the hinter land to Balussery Town. KSRTC operates services to the hilly regions of Balussery, like Mankayam, Koorachundu, Kakkayam, Kallanode, Cheekkilode and vayalada.

Education[edit]

PT Usha School of Athletics functions here at Vattoli Bazaar. Saraswathy Vidya Mandir is situated 2 km away from Balussery. There are three government higher secondary schools located in Balussery. Govt. Vocational Higher Secondary School and GHSS girls high school are near to the town and kokkallur HSS is just 1 km away from town. A central government institute is there named Adarsha Sanskrita Vidya Peetham, located in Vaikundam .

State Government Offices[edit]

  • Balussery, Sub Registrar Office.

Politics[edit]

Balusseri assembly constituency is part of Kozhikode (Lok Sabha constituency).[2] In the first decade of Indian independence Balussery supported the Indian National Congress party, but support since then has shifted to the Left Democratic Front Balussery keeps its secular face always. former Kerala state minister A C Shanmukhadas won here 25 years continuously as MLA. Its a red support area in its politics.

Places of interest[edit]

There is a temple in this place called Balussery Kotta - Vettakkorumakan Temple (just 2 km from bus stand ). The Manjapuzha River flows by the side of the temple. There are a number of small temples such as Ponnaramtheru Maha Ganapathy Temple, Chamundeswary Temple, Vaikundam Vishnu Temple, Chinthramangalam SreeKrishna Temple, Ellath Mookambika Temple & Narasimha Kshethram Nirmaloor. Thekkedathu Nagathan Kavu exist here. Kakkayam Dam site, power station, Vayalida hill station are also in the proximity.

Kinaloor Estate (Cochin Malabar Estates) : its a picturesque valley with mountain on one side and rubber plantation on the other side. There is a vast plain in the middle of the plantation and the mountain which is the area for the Proposed site for KSIDC (SEZ) industrial area

The Usha sports school is located at Kinaloor estate, Vattoli Bazaar. The school is located here at Kinaloor estate, Vattoli Bazaar around 5 km from Balussery.

Kakkayam power station and Dam site : Power house is around 19 KM from Balussery and dam site is around 35KM.

Grama Panchayats[edit]

Atholi, Balussery, Panangad, Koorachundu, Kottur, Naduvannur, Kayanna, UIliyeri, Unnikulam

Transport[edit]

The nearest railway station is Quilandy, 17 km away. Calicut railway station is 25 km away. The state highway connecting Quilandy and Nilambur passes through Balussery. Nearest airport is Karippur (Calicut) 40 km away.

Touring Agencies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Balussheri
  2. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies". Kerala. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original on 30 October 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-19. 

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14 news items

 
Deccan Chronicle
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:16:32 -0700

In places such as Balussery and Vatakara in Kozhikode, many households, as part of their age-old tradition, brew liquor in their homes and offer it to their family deity annually for 'kalasam' ritual. At Sri Kallery Kuttichathan temple, near ...
 
The Hindu
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:37:30 -0700

Most of the potholes had developed on the one-km stretch of the Narikunni-Balussery State Highway following the digging of the road by the Kerala Water Authority for repairing the leaky water supply pipes. “Even today a repair was carried out in the ...
 
The New Indian Express
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:33:45 -0700

KOZHIKODE: Around 50 financially backward families in Balussery can enjoy Onam without losing its fervour this year also, thanks to the Janamaithri police, Balussery. Onam kits comprising rice and payasam mix will be distributed to the selected ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:33:45 -0700

Salih points out that earlier the district had only a few furniture shops, but now big shops have been opened in Narikkuni, Balussery, Koduvally and Thamarassery areas and this has affected the business here a little as once there used to be a good ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:11:15 -0700

Vehicles taking the Karaparamba-Karikkamkulam stretch of the Narikunni-Balussery State Highway have been asked to take alternate routes. These are Karaparamba-Kunduparamba road and Vengeri- Kozhikode Bypass. P.T. Santhosh Kumar, Assistant ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:22:30 -0700

The Zamorin gave them a bronze statue of Kiratha Mooorthi, the presiding deity of Balussery Fort. The local people say human sacrifices were held at the temple long ago. “The wrestling competition is, in fact, a warning to people who employ dishonest ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:33:45 -0700

... leading to the Civil Station on Wayanad Road. The patchwork on the 900-m Karaparamba-Karikkamkulam stretch of the Narikunni-Balussery State Highway has been pending for months. It was decided that the work would be started once the rain subsided.
 
The Hindu
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 22:03:45 -0700

It is a harrowing experience for motorists to travel the one- km Karaparamba-Karikkamkulam stretch of the Narikunni-Balussery State Highway. Consequently, the Karaparamba junction, where five roads converge, has become a bottleneck in the city.
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