Pattuvam

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Pattuvam
പട്ടുവം
village
Sunset viewed from a hill near Pattuvam U.P school.
Sunset viewed from a hill near Pattuvam U.P school.
Pattuvam is located in Kerala
Pattuvam
Pattuvam
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 12°02′21″N 75°19′16″E / 12.039290°N 75.321110°E / 12.039290; 75.321110Coordinates: 12°02′21″N 75°19′16″E / 12.039290°N 75.321110°E / 12.039290; 75.321110
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kannur
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 670143
Telephone code 91460222
Vehicle registration KL-59
Lok Sabha constituency Kasargod
Vidhan Sabha constituency Kallyasseri
Pattuvam river seen from Mangalassery

Pattuvam is a village in Kannur district, Kerala, India. It has an area of 32 square kilometers and a population of about 20000.

Surrounded with rivers on all sides except the east where it shares a boundary with the Thaliparamba municipality, Pattuvam has rich biodiversity thanks to its hills, rivers, etc. Pattuvam created history a decade ago when it used its autonomy to assert its sole right to the local biodiversity.

The Panchayat consists of mini-villages like Mangalasseri, Muthukuda, kavungal, Pattuvam, Muriyathode, Mullool, Ariyil, Parappool, and Vellikkeel. The Panchayat is ruled by the left front led by President Mrs. Latha. With a predominantly agriculture oriented population, Pattuvam is home to many eminent personalities.

Kunhimathilam Temple, Valiyamathilakam Temple, Muthukuda siva temple & Vadakke Kavu (Panchuruli Temple) are the famous temples in Pattuvam.

Schools: Pattuvam GHSS, Model Residential Higher Secondary School, LP school, UP School and Govt. LP school

College: College of Applied Sciences, Pattuvam is affiliated to Kannur University and is established in 1999 with Regular courses of B.Sc(Computer Sciences) and B.Sc (Electronics).The college also provide PGDCA course Conducted by Institute of Human Resources Development

Hospitals: Govt. Ayurvedic Dispensery,Homeo Dispensary, Panchayath Clinic

Banks: Pattuvam Service co operative bank with four branches at Parapool, Mangalassery, Vellikkeel Road jn. evening, Paleriparamba and its head office at Pattuvam