Vythiri taluk

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Vythiri taluk
Country  India
State Kerala
District Wayanad
Headquarters Kalpetta
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Vythiri Taluk is a Taluk (tehsil) in Wayanad district in the Indian state of Kerala.[1] It is one of the three Taluks in the district with the other two being Mananthavady and Sulthan Bathery. It comprises 18 villages. Towns in taluk include Lakkidi, Vythiri, Chundale, Meppadi, Kalpetta, Kaniyambetta.[2] Kalpetta is the headquarters of Vythiri Taluk. However, many Government offices pertaining to Taluk administration function from the town Vythiri, which was earlier the headquarters of Vythiri Taluk. Kalpetta is the headquarters of Wayanad district as well.