Kalavoor

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Kalavoor
Village
Kalavoor is located in Kerala
Kalavoor
Kalavoor
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°33′0″N 76°19′0″E / 9.55000°N 76.31667°E / 9.55000; 76.31667Coordinates: 9°33′0″N 76°19′0″E / 9.55000°N 76.31667°E / 9.55000; 76.31667
Country  India
State Kerala
District Alappuzha
Population (2001)
 • Total 29,564
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 688522
Telephone code 0478
Nearest city Alappuzha
Lok Sabha constituency Alappuzha
Vidhan Sabha constituency Mararikulam

Kalavoor(Malayalam:കലവൂർ Hindi:कलवूर ) is a village located at Alappuzha district in the Indian state of Kerala.[1] 10 km north of Alappuzha city, it is well-connected by road and rail. Regarded to be one among the most prominent villages in Alappuzha, many public as well as private institutions are situated here. Almost all KSRTC bus services, Passenger and Demu train's have halt's in Kalavoor, making transportation or commuting from, or to here easy.

Public Institutions[edit]

  • National Institute of Coir Research and Training
  • Kerala State Drugs and Pharmaceuticals (K.S.D.P)
  • Sub-Registrar Office of Mararikulam
  • Foreign Liquor Shop of BEVCO
  • All India Radio (A.I.R) booster station

Civil Service Office[edit]

  • Mannanchery Police Station
  • KSEB Section office
  • Post Office, Kalavoor
  • Akshaya E-Kendra,Kalavoor

Financial Institutions[edit]

  • State Bank of India, Branch - Kalavoor
  • Co-Operative Bank - Kalavoor
  • Union Bank of India, Branch - Kalavoor
  • Federal Bank, Branch - Kalavoor

Educational Institutions[edit]

  • Kalavoor Government Higher Secondary School
  • Little Flower English Medium School
  • East Point English Medium School
  • Akshaya E Kendra Kalavoor Phone:9846062005

Industries[edit]

  • Excel Glasses
  • Palm Fibre
  • Kerala State Drugs and Pharmaceuticals, K.S.D.P

Transportation[edit]

  • Kalavoor Private Bus Stand
  • Kalavoor Railway Hault (KAVR)

Railway time table[edit]

Towards North[edit]

Train No. Train Name Arrival at Kalavoor (12-hour format) Hault Length Schedule
56302 ALLP-ERS Pass. 07:36 AM 1min On all days
56380 KYJ-ERS Pass. 09:46 AM 1min On all days
66302 QLN-ERS MEMU 10:46 AM 1min On all days, except Monday
56384 ALLP-ERS Pass. 05:55 PM 1min On all days

Towards South[edit]

Train No. Train Name Arrival at Kalavoor (12-hour format) Hault Length Schedule
56379 ERS-AllP Pass. 08:49 AM 1min On all days
66303 ERS QLN MEMU 02:03 PM 1min On all days, except Monday
56303 ERS-ALLP Pass. 04:46 PM 1min On all days
56384 ERS-KYJ Pass. 07:05 PM 1min On all days

Devotional places[edit]

  • Kalavoor Sree Subrahmanyaswamy Temple
  • Marankulangara Devi Temple
  • Valiya Kalavoor Sree Krishna Temple
  • Cheriya Kalavoor Sree Dharma Sastha temple
  • St.Michels Church,Kattoor
  • Christhuraja Chappel

Notable Personalities from Kalavoor[edit]

  • Ratheesh (Late),Malayalam Film actor
  • Kalavoor Ravikumar, Malayalam screen-writer and Movie Director
  • Kalavoor Balan (Late), Malayalam music director
  • Harishankar Kalavoor, Maker of the album, 'Sil Sila Hey Sila Sila'
  • Kalavoor Gopinath, Volleyball player and coach.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census, Kalavoor has a population of 29,564 with 14309 males, 15255 females living in 6,862 households.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Census of India:Villages with population 5000 & above". Retrieved 2008-12-10.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)[dead link]

2.Indian Railways, public information website, erail.in
3.Census of India 2011 website for demographics data.