Kudayathoor

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Kudayathoor
village
Morning view of Malankara Dam reservoir from Kudayathoor
Morning view of Malankara Dam reservoir from Kudayathoor
Kudayathoor is located in Kerala
Kudayathoor
Kudayathoor
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°49′0″N 76°47′0″E / 9.81667°N 76.78333°E / 9.81667; 76.78333Coordinates: 9°49′0″N 76°47′0″E / 9.81667°N 76.78333°E / 9.81667; 76.78333
Country  India
State Kerala
District Idukki
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,590
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kudayathoor is a village in Idukki district [1] which is located along the Thodupuzha-Puliyanmala road in the Indian state of Kerala.[2] Kudayathoor is famous for its scenic beauty mostly because of the towering presence of Western ghats on one side. A number of malayalam films have also been shot in this area like Vismayathumbathu(Drishyam)(Kadha Parumbol)(Rasathantram). Malankara dam, which is a hydro electric power plant located in Muttom, uses this place as its catchment area.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Kudayathoor had a population of 9590 with 4822 males and 4768 females.[2]

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