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For the town in Thrissur district, see Perambra, Thrissur.
Perambra
Town
Perambra is located in Kerala
Perambra
Perambra
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 11°34′33″N 75°44′02″E / 11.575898°N 75.73391°E / 11.575898; 75.73391Coordinates: 11°34′33″N 75°44′02″E / 11.575898°N 75.73391°E / 11.575898; 75.73391
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kozhikode
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 673 525
Telephone code 91 496
Vehicle registration KL-56
Website www.kozhikode.nic.in

Perambra (Malayalam: പേരാമ്പ്ര) is a town in Koyilandy taluk of Kozhikode district in North Malabar region of Kerala state, India. This is one of the 140 assembly constituencies in Kerala, and one of the 12 block Panchayats in Kozhikode district. There is a high demand from people to allow Perambra as a Taluk and Municipality.

Perambra lies almost at the centre of the district covering an area of 298.43 km2. The block has a population of 1,71,433; (86,019 males and 85414 females). The Perambra block has seven panchayatsChangaroth, Cheruvannur, Kayanna, Koothali, Chakkittapara, Nochad and Perambra.

Educational institutions[edit]

Schools

  • Perambra Higher Secondary School (PHSS)
  • Perambra AUP school
  • Koothali AUp School Koothali
  • Kannambath A.L.P School
  • Valiacode A.U.P School
  • Changaroth MUP School
  • Perambra West AUP School
  • Narayana Vilasam AUP School (NVUPS)
  • Kizhinyanyam LP School
  • Kallode LP School
  • Govt. Welfare LP School
  • Nyanodayam LP School
  • Edavarad MLP School
  • Eravattoor MLP School
  • Moolad AMLP School
  • GUP School Vengappetta
  • Vrindavan AUP School Putampoyil
  • Kalpathoor AUP School
  • Kalpathoor ALP School
  • GUP School Perambra
  • Valoor Govt. UP School
  • Kalloor-Koothali LP School
  • Muthuvannacha LP School
  • Vadakkumbad HSS
  • Holy Family High School
  • Holy Family UP School

Unaided Schools:-

  • St Francis English Medium School
  • Ajay Kinder Garden and Preparatory School
  • Olive Public School
  • St Meeras Public School
  • Sirajul Hudha Public School
  • Vedavyasa Vidyapeedom

Govt Colleges

  • C K G Memorial Govt. College

Private Colleges (Parallel):-

  • National College
  • Presidency College
  • T.I.M.E INSTITUITION
  • Oxford College
  • Chinmaya College
  • Indus college (Bsc.CS)

CALICUT UNIVERSITY SDE COUNSELLING CENTRE:-

  • MERCY COLLEGE PERAMBRA


Affiliated colleges:-

  • Silver Arts and Science College Perambra
 *  http://silvercollegeperambra.org/
   
  (Bsc Food technology,Psychology ,BCA BA English Bcom Mcom,MA English)
  • Mother Theresa College of Teacher's Education (B.Ed), By CMI Fathers

Schools of Fine Arts:-

  • Academy of Arts
  • Sopanam Sangeetha Sabha

Fine Arts Societies:-

  • 'STAGE' Perambra
  • ACT Perambra

Major Clubs:-

  • Lions Club Perambra
  • Rotary Club Perambra

Hospitals & Clinics:-

  • Govt. Hospital Perambra, Kallode
  • Deeja Hospital
  • ISI Homoeo Hospital
  • EMS Memmorial co-operative Hospital Perambra
  • Brothers Hospital Payyoli Road
  • Shankar clinic Perambra
  • Saroj Diagnostic Laboratory & Ultrasound Scan[1]

Politics[edit]

Perambra assembly constituency is part of Vadakara (Lok Sabha constituency).[2]

Places of interest[edit]

Peruvannamuzhi Dam Site

Located at a distance of 15 km from Perambra, the Peruvannamuzhi Dam site set amid hills is a beautiful picnic spot. The reservoir here provides facilities for speedboat and rowboat cruises. The region offers immense scope for picnicking. The Experimental Farm of Indian Institute of Spices Research which has a large collection of various spice crops is situated about 2 km from Peruvannamuzhi Dam.

Kakkayam Dam Site

Kakkayam is a picturesque damsite, having exotic wildlife, offers excellent trekking and rock climbing opportunities. The best time to visit is between November and April. Kakkayam is located about 20 km from Perambra Town.

Emerging Kerala 2012 proposes setting up of Eco-Campsites at Kakkayam at an estimated cost of Rs.50 Crores which can offer stylish ecological camping, set in the beautiful Dam Site with outstanding Natural Beauty. Eco-Campsites if becomes a reality, could offer a unique holiday experience, an opportunity to camp side by side with nature, whilst enjoying the comfort of fully equipped tents.Kakkayam offers the tourists not only a reservoir and its beauty but also a fantastic chance to enjoy the trekking and the scenic beauty of evergreen forest and grasslands. The main attractions near this tourists place are, Kakkayam valley, Kariyathan rock (Kariyathan Mala) and Urakkuzhi Waterfalls. This is an excellent location for trekking and rock climbing.This is at a distance of 45 km from Kozhikode. 5 out of the 10 islands present are earmarked for development. Each island is with 2 to 5 acres in extent.

Destinations like Chakkittapara, Kulathuvayal, Peruvannamuzhi, Chempanoda, Poozhithode, and Chempra are only a few kilometers away from the town.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Template:Cite wenb
  2. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). Kerala. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-19. 

External links[edit]


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221 news items

 
Kaumudi Online
Fri, 10 Jul 2015 03:52:30 -0700

PERAMBRA: The police Friday arrested a man identified as Chandran, neigbour of the couple murdered in Perambra last night. The couple has been identified as Balan (64) and Santha (54). Police said the murder was committed during theft. The police ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Thu, 09 Jul 2015 16:48:45 -0700

KOZHIKODE: Severe shortage of medical and para medical hands at the Perambra Taluk Hospital has crippled the hospital no end. Though it was upgraded from a community health centre five years ago, the Health Department has turned a blind eye to the ...

Oneindia Malayalam

Oneindia Malayalam
Thu, 09 Jul 2015 18:25:20 -0700

പേരാമ്പ്ര: നാടിനെ ഭീതിയിലാഴ്ത്തി പേരാമ്പ്രയില്‍ ഇരട്ട കൊലപാതകം. ജൂലായ് 9 ന് രാത്രിയില്‍ വൃദ്ധ ദമ്പതിമാരെയാണ് വെട്ടിക്കൊലപ്പെടുത്തിയത്. പേരാമ്പ്ര ഞാണിത്ത് തെരു എളേറ്റില്‍ ബാലന്‍(64), ...
 
The Hindu
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:07:30 -0700

The Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIM-K), in association with Chakkittapara Service Cooperative Bank, will organise a workshop for farmers of Perambra Coconut Producers Company (PCPC) at Kunnamangalam on July 25. The workshop aims ...
 
Times of India
Sun, 19 Jul 2015 15:29:50 -0700

The farms at Perambra and Puthuppadi are state seed farms and the farm at Thikkodi is a coconut nursery. Perambra farm is near to many tourism destinations and Thikkodi farm is near to Thikkodi beach which is set to become the second drive in beach in ...

onmanorama

onmanorama
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 02:45:00 -0700

A map prepared by the Trivandrum Centre for Earth Science Studies of the Landslide susceptible locations in Western Ghats is by itself a good reference for precautionary disaster management. Disaster prone areas from Perambra in Calicut district to ...
 
Times of India
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 20:45:00 -0700

Even very aged and weak persons are found begging," said Radha Babu, a resident of Perambra adding that many would give money to such persons on spotting their plight. Only proper intervention from the part of government to rehabilitate such persons ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:18:04 -0700

The Rural police, on Friday, arrested a 48 year old man, who allegedly murdered an elderly couple at their house in Perambra on Thursday night. The arrested was K.K. Chandran, a neighbour of the victims. Police officials from Perambra station said the ...
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