|• Official||Malayalam, English|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Nearest city||North Paravur|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Ernakulam|
Many of the inhabitants are fishermen, so its easy to get fresh fish. During raining times flooding of the lower areas is a major problem.
The place is inhabited by people of different religions, mainly Hindus and Christians. The Church name is St. Francis Assisi Church which is Latin Catholic Church and forms part of the Kottapuram Diocese. The place contains schools, a college and hospital which are controlled by the church. There is a post office (Pin Code: 680667).
One main speciality is travelling facility maintained between the mentioned districts. It is possible to take diversion to North Paravur through a ferry called 'Thuruthipram-Gothuruthu'. From Thuruthipuram it is possible to go to Kodungallur through 'Kottapuram-Thuruthipuram bridge.From Thuruthipuram it is possible to go Puthenvelikkara 4 KM, Mala 13KM, Chalakkudy 25KM through the bus route connection. The journey time to these places is very less.