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Thuruthipuram is located in Kerala
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 10°11′35″N 76°13′25″E / 10.19306°N 76.22361°E / 10.19306; 76.22361Coordinates: 10°11′35″N 76°13′25″E / 10.19306°N 76.22361°E / 10.19306; 76.22361
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 680667
Telephone code +91484XXXXXXX
Vehicle registration KL-42
Nearest city North Paravur
Lok Sabha constituency Ernakulam

Thuruthipuram, also known as Chathedom Thuruthipuram, is on the border between Ernakulam district and Thrissur in Paravur Taluk, Kerala, India. The place is on the riverside in bay.

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).

Famous "Thuruthipuram Boat race" is conducted in the thuruthipuram river. This boat race is one of the oldest boat races in central kerala


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 25 km through the bus route connection.

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