Mukhathala

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Mukhathala
town
Mukhathala is located in Kerala
Mukhathala
Mukhathala
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 8°53′49″N 76°40′2″E / 8.89694°N 76.66722°E / 8.89694; 76.66722Coordinates: 8°53′49″N 76°40′2″E / 8.89694°N 76.66722°E / 8.89694; 76.66722
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
Area
 • Total 80.11 km2 (30.93 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 254,143
 • Density 3,200/km2 (8,200/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 691577
Telephone code 0474
Vehicle registration KL-02
Nearest city Kollam
Sex ratio 1012 /
Literacy 90.82%
Lok Sabha constituency Kollam
Climate normal (Köppen)

Mukhathala is a small town and block panchayat in Kollam district of Kerala, India.[1]

Etymology[edit]

Geography[edit]

Climate[edit]

Administration[edit]

G Omana is the present President of the Mukhathala block panchayat. Mukhathala includes 4 Grama panchayats and 15 divisions. The Grama panchayats include

  1. Mayyanad
  2. Thrikkovilvattom
  3. Kottamkara
  4. Elampalloor

Transport[edit]

Trivandrum International airport is the nearest airport. The nearest railway stations are Kilikkollur Station(Kollam-Tenkasi route) and Kollam Junction(Trivandrum-Ernakulam route). Private and K.S.R.T.C bus services to nearby towns are available regularly.

Educational institutions[edit]

Schools[edit]

  • St. Jude Higher Secondary School
  • MGT High School

Religious structures[edit]

Mukathala Murari(SreeKrishna)Temple
  • Mukhathala Murari (Sree krishna) Temple[2]

Gallery[edit]

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