Thazhakkara

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Thazhakkara
തഴക്കര
Census Town
Thazhakkara is located in Kerala
Thazhakkara
Thazhakkara
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°15′18″N 76°33′14″E / 9.2551°N 76.5539°E / 9.2551; 76.5539Coordinates: 9°15′18″N 76°33′14″E / 9.2551°N 76.5539°E / 9.2551; 76.5539
Country  India
State Kerala
District Alappuzha
Government
 • Body Grama Panchayat
Area
 • Total 25.26 km2 (9.75 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 35,126
 • Density 1,391/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 690102
Telephone code 0479
Nearest city Mavelikkara
Sex ratio 1093 : 1000 /
Literacy 95%%
Lok Sabha constituency Mavelikkara
Vidhan Sabha constituency Mavelikkara
Civic agency Grama Panchayat
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Thazhakkara is a village in Alappuzha district in the Indian state of Kerala. Thazhakkara is one among the five Villages in Mavelikkara Taluk in Alappuzha District.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Thazhakkara had a population of 35,126 with 16,780 males and 18,346 females.[1]

Economy[edit]

Some of the industries based in Thazhakkara are:

  • Travancore Oxygen (near Kunnam)
  • Sangrose Laboratories (in Mavelikkara), which specialises in the manufacture of soft-gelatin capsules. It is also one of the only companies in the world to manufacture clofazimine[citation needed].

References[edit]

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