Mannarkkad

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Mannarkkad

Mannarghat
Town
Mannarkkad is located in Kerala
Mannarkkad
Mannarkkad
Location in Kerala, India
Mannarkkad is located in India
Mannarkkad
Mannarkkad
Mannarkkad (India)
Coordinates: 10°59′N 76°28′E / 10.98°N 76.47°E / 10.98; 76.47Coordinates: 10°59′N 76°28′E / 10.98°N 76.47°E / 10.98; 76.47
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictPalakkad District
Government
 • TypeMunicipality
 • BodyMunicipality
Area
 • Total32 km2 (12 sq mi)
Area rank24
Elevation
76 m (249 ft)
Demonym(s)Mannarkkadans
Languages
 • OfficialMalayalam
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code+ 91 (0) 4924
Vehicle registrationKL-50

Mannarkkad, formerly known as Mannarghat, is a municipal town in Palakkad district of the Indian state of Kerala.

Geography[edit]

Mannarkkad is located at 10°59′N 76°28′E / 10.98°N 76.47°E / 10.98; 76.47.[1] It has an average elevation of 76 m (249 ft). It is situated 40 km north-west of the district headquarters Palakkad, on the way to Kozhikode, which is 100 km north-west (via NH 213). Mannarkkad is located in the foothills of the Western Ghats.

Politics[edit]

The Mannarkkad assembly constituency is part of the Palghat constituency. Present MLA of Mannarkkad is Adv. N. Shamsudheen [2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Mannarkkad
  2. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). Kerala. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 March 2009. Retrieved 19 October 2008.

External links[edit]

Taluks of Palakkad District, Kerala
AlathurChitturMannarkkadOttapalamPattambiPalakkad