Mannancherry

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Mannancherry
മണ്ണഞ്ചേരി
village
Mannancherry is located in Kerala
Mannancherry
Mannancherry
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°34′35″N 76°20′53″E / 9.57639°N 76.34806°E / 9.57639; 76.34806Coordinates: 9°34′35″N 76°20′53″E / 9.57639°N 76.34806°E / 9.57639; 76.34806
Country  India
State Kerala
District Alappuzha
Population (2001)
 • Total 28,338
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 688538
Telephone code 0477
Vehicle registration KL 04
Nearest city Ernakulam

Mannancherry is a village in Alappuzha district in Kerala, India. It is situated about 10 km north of Alappuzha town. Mannanchery is blessed with its scenic beauty. The Vembanad Lake forms the eastern boundary of this village.

In governance Mannancherry is a Panchayat. In parliamentary representation, it is part of the Alappuzha Assembly constituency as well as the Alappuzha LokSabha constituency.

The major occupation of the people of this village has been coir making for the last few decades.

Location[edit]

Mannanchery is well connected by road. NH 47 passes through Kalavoor, which is 4 km to the west of Mannanchery. Nearest major railway station is Alappuzha and airport is Cochin International Airport.

Notable institutions[edit]

  • Government High School, Mannancherry.
  • Government Higher Secondary School, Kalavoor.
  • Gayathri Junior School, Mannancherry.
  • There are other schools located at Ponnad, Kavungal,Tharamood Aryad, Thambakachuvadu, Etc..
  • Government Ayurvedic Centre , Kavunkal
  • Manakkal Sree Devi Kshethram , kunnappalli(west of Mannancherry High School)
  • Palmshade Hospital ,Ambalakadavu
  • We One Hospital,Kavunkal
  • Golden Flower Medical Centre,Adivaram
  • Sree Poonjilikavil Devi Kshethram, Kavunkal
  • St.Mary's church Mannancherry
  • Federal Bank

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Mannanchery had a population of 28338 with 13796 males and 14542 females.[1]

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