Mathilil

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Mathilil is a suburb of Kollam city in Kollam district, Kerala, India. It is located approximately 2 kilometres north of Kollam town, has an area of 1.5 sqkm and a population of 12,560. Mathilil has become a developing town, and is now home to educational institutions, a five star hotel, and major recent real estate ventures.

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Schools: Lower primary school Mathilil; LKG & UKG school Mathilil; St. George Up School Mathilil

Training college: Kasthoorba Gandhi TTI, Mathilil. Kollam, Kerala was started during the year 2004. It is owned by Kasthoorba Gandhi Memorial Women’s Charitable Society registered under Travancore Cochin Charitable Societies Act. About 50 women irrespective of caste, creed or politics are members of the society. This is the only TTI in the state which is run by a women's organization. There are 50 students in a batch.

Hospital: Matha Hospital Mathilil, Kollam.

Church: St Casimir's Church was built in 1873; it was renovated several times and the present structure was completed in the year 1993. The annual 14-day long festival of Saint George is held in the month of April.[1]

Temples: Thrikkadavoor Mahadeva Temple; Venkekkara Devi Temple; Edavanatt Devi Temple; Punthala Temple; Mathilil Subramanya Swamy Temple;

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