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Anicadu is located in Kerala
Anicadu is located in India
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°28′27″N 76°40′37″E / 9.4741300°N 76.6770780°E / 9.4741300; 76.6770780Coordinates: 9°28′27″N 76°40′37″E / 9.4741300°N 76.6770780°E / 9.4741300; 76.6770780
Country  India
State Kerala
District Pathanamthitta
 • Total 19.04 km2 (7.35 sq mi)
 • Total 14,140
 • Density 743/km2 (1,920/sq mi)
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 689589
Telephone code 0469
Vehicle registration KL-28
Nearest city Thiruvalla
Sex ratio 1000:1038 /
Literacy 95.31%
Lok Sabha constituency Thiruvalla

Anicadu is a village around 4 km from Mallapally. It belongs to the Pathanamthitta District.


Mallapally is the nearest town. Nedumkunnam is around 5 km from this village.Karukachal is 7 km, Kottayam 26 km and Thiruvalla 19 km from this village. Nooromave is the capital area and major business hub of this village.

The river Manimalayar passes through this village. There is a "kadavu" called Kavanal Kadavu in Pullukuthy. There is a government LP school in Pullukuthy. A milma dairy and an anganvadi are also situated here. The only English Medium school in this village is named Bappuji English Medium School which has been there for more than twenty years. Pulickamala is a beautiful hill in this village and ancient pilgrimage centre malankotta devasthanam here. People in this village are called as 'Anicadans'. Major income of the villagers are from rubber tree plantation and money remitted from Arabian countries by NRI Anicadans. Anicadans are known for keeping their traditional and moral family values in high esteem.


Arohana Marthoma Church

  • St. Thomas Marthoma Church, Nooromave.
  • Brethren assemblies, Muttathumavu Nooromave.
  • St:George OSC Perumpettimon Anicadu
  • CMS Church, Muttathumave.
  • Mar Baselious Orthodox Church, Anicadu, Karikamala.
  • IPC Neelampara
  • IPC Noorommave
  • IPC Pullukuthy
  • Revival church, Health centre
  • Sharon Fellowship Church, Pullukuthy
  • St Peter's & St Paul's Orthodox Church, Pathicadu.

  • St Mary's orthodox church Elavungal


Government Institutions[edit]

  • Panchayath Office: This is situated at Noorommavu.
  • Post Office: This is at Noorommavu.
  • Veterinary Hospital: This is at Noorommavu.
  • Village Office: This is situated at Muttathumavu.
  • Primary health centre anicadu.This is located at chettimukku(near MRSLBV Higher secondary school)
 (family welfare centre located at noorommavu,machiyanikkalppadi ;family welfare centre pullukuthy,near anikkattilamma temple; family welfare centre marikkal-which function under PHC anicadu)


There is one main road through this village that connects Mallapally to this village. It passes through Pullukuthy, Muttathumave, Noorommave, Kulathunkal Kavala and goes to Punnavely.

Other Roads are:

  • Arohana marthoma church -panbothu paddy
  • Mallappally - Kavalimavu Road through Perumpetttimon
  • Kavanalkadavu - Nedumkunnam Road.
  • Muttathumavu - Kallookkunnu Road.
  • Muttathumavu - Punnavely Road.
  • Kavanalkadavu - Vaipur Road.
  • Noorommave - Nedumkunnam road
  • Noorommave - Kulathumgal Kavala road
  • Noorommave - Pullukuthy road
  • Karanjupadi - Kulathumkalkavala Road

Educational institutions[edit]

  • MTLP School, Pullukuthy.
  • MTLP School Poovanpara Anicadu.
  • CMS LP School, Muttathumavu.
  • CMS High School, Punnavely.
  • Mar Severios English School Anicadu
  • st.mary's high school Anicad
  • Sophia International Academy, Noorommave
  • Bapuji English Medium School, Noorommave
  • MRSLBV higher secondary school,chettimukku.