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For the town in kozhikode district, see Perambra, Thrissur.
Clear Sailor spotted in Perambra
Clear Sailor spotted in Perambra
Perambra is located in Kerala
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
 • 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]

Govt Colleges

  • C K G Memorial Govt. College

Private Colleges (Parallel):-

  • National College
  • Presidency College
  • Oxford College
  • Chinmaya College
  • Indus college (Bsc.CS)



Affiliated colleges:-

(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


  • Perambra Higher Secondary School (PHSS)
  • Vadakkumbad HSS
  • Holy Family High School

Unaided Schools:-

  • St Francis English Medium School
  • Olive Public School
  • St Meeras Public School
  • Sirajul Hudha Public School
  • Vedavyasa Vidyapeedom

Other Organizations[edit]

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]


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.

Suburbsof Perambra[edit]

  • Eranhikkal, Pooladikunnu and Makkada
  • Purakkattiri, Thalakkulathoor and Kacheari
  • Parambath, Andikkode and Atholi
  • Eranhikkal, Koomulli and Mampoyil
  • Ulliyeri, Theruvathkadavu and Naduvannoor
  • Sarppakkavu, Karuvannoor and Velliyor
  • Velliyoor, Muliyangal and Kakkad


  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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523 news items

Times of India
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:26:46 -0800

The move has taken as part of the step taken to enhance the treatment facilities at the taluk hospital. The NHM will set up NCD clinics at the Vadakara district hospital and Taluk Hospitals situated at Koyilandy, Perambra, Kuttiyadi and Nadappuram ...
The Hindu
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:11:15 -0800

The others were Kuttiyadi (7,030); Kozhikode South (7,075); Kozhikode North (8,034); Perambra (8,642) and Nadapuram (9,552). The increase in voters has been attributed to many factors such as mainstream political parties campaigning for the enrolment ...

Kaumudi Online

Times of India
Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:25:19 -0700

KOZHIKODE: An aged couple was found dead at their residence at Perambra on Thursday night. The incident took place around 8:30pm. The deceased were identified as Balan (65) and Shantha (62). The two were found dead with stab injuries. The police ...
The Hindu
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:09:02 -0800

The first reception will be at Mukkom in Thiruvambady Assembly segment, followed by at Thamarassery, Ulliyeri and Perambra. On the second day, the yatra will commence from Nadapuram, and with receptions at Ayyancherry, Vadakkara and Koyilandy.


The Hindu
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:09:02 -0800

The following are the numbers in other segments. Vadakara(1,55,704); Kuttiyadi (1,78,894); Koyilandy (1,85,057); Perambra (1,75,659); Balusery (2,04, 611); Elathur (1, 84,578); Kozhikode North (1,65,024); Beypore(1,85, 429); Koduvally (1,62,131) and ...
Times of India
Thu, 14 Jan 2016 20:31:36 -0800

Buses plying in Perambra- Vadakara route will carry out service on Friday to collect Rs 20 lakh for the kidney transplant surgery of A Swapna, a resident of Perambra. Though Swapna's sister is ready to donate her kidney, the expenditure for the surgery ...
The Hindu
Sat, 23 Jan 2016 16:33:19 -0800

Sneha-. santhwanam, a charity scheme conceptualised by the Perambra merchants' community to give medical care for poor patients, will be launched on Sunday. Agriculture Minister K.P. Mohanan will inaugurate the scheme.

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 ...

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