Ramankulangara

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Ramankulangara
Neighbourhood
A highriser under construction at Ramankulangara
A highriser under construction at Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara is located in Kollam
Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara
Location in Kollam, India
Ramankulangara is located in Kerala
Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara (Kerala)
Coordinates: 8°54′21″N 76°33′41″E / 8.90583°N 76.56139°E / 8.90583; 76.56139Coordinates: 8°54′21″N 76°33′41″E / 8.90583°N 76.56139°E / 8.90583; 76.56139
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictKollam
Government
 • BodyKollam Municipal Corporation(KMC)
Languages
 • OfficialMalayalam, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
691003
Vehicle registrationKL-02
Lok Sabha constituencyKollam
Civic agencyKollam Municipal Corporation
Avg. summer temperature34 °C (93 °F)
Avg. winter temperature22 °C (72 °F)
Websitehttp://www.kollam.nic.in

Ramankulangara is a neighbourhood of Kollam city, India.[1] It is 4 km away from Chinnakada and nearly 5 km from Kollam Junction Railway Station. Ramankulangara lies on the north side of the city. It is in Kavanad council of Kollam Municipal Corporation.[2]

Places of interest[edit]

Most of the parts of Ramankulangara lies on the banks of Ashtamudi Lake. Vattakkayal, another freshwater lake in Kollam city, is located just 2 km to the west of Ramankulangara.[3][4] BSF is planning to start a water training centre in Vattakkayal. The final decision is yet to come. Ramankulangara is also an important trading centre of the Kollam corporation famous for fish and vegetables. Maruthadi just 2 km from Ramankulangara is an important fishing centre. Ramankulangara was chosen for the proposed Law College of Kollam and for the Kendriya Vidyalaya which is currently functioning at Mulamkadakam. The new campus for Kollam Kendriya Vidyalaya is coming up at Ramankulangara.[5]

Politics[edit]

Ramankulangara is part of the Kollam Loksabha Constituency and part of the Kollam Legislative Constituency.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kerala students ask compensation for KMML gas leak victims". Deccan Chronicle. 19 August 2014. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Councils - Kollam Municipal Corporation". Kollam Corporation. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  3. ^ "A stream fading into history". The Hindu. 20 September 2004. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  4. ^ "Heavy Metal Concentration in Vattakayal" (PDF). IJRSR. Retrieved 8 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Kollam KV faces uncertainty". The Hindu. 22 February 2012. Retrieved 8 October 2016.

External links[edit]

  • Kollam Corporation Wards [1]