Anikkad

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Anikkad
ആനിക്കാട്
Anicadu
village
Anikkad is located in Kerala
Anikkad
Anikkad
Anikkad is located in India
Anikkad
Anikkad
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°58′08″N 76°36′35″E / 9.9688507°N 76.6098302°E / 9.9688507; 76.6098302Coordinates: 9°58′08″N 76°36′35″E / 9.9688507°N 76.6098302°E / 9.9688507; 76.6098302
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,245
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 686670
Telephone code 0485
Vehicle registration KL-17,KL-7
Nearest city Muvattupuzha, Kochi,
Lok Sabha constituency Idukki
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 32.5 °C (90.5 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)

Anikkad (Anicadu - ആനിക്കാട്) is a village in Ernakulam district in the state of Kerala, India. It lies nearly to Muvattupuzha in Avoly Panchayat.

Location[edit]

Anicadu is situated in Muvattupuzha taluk of Kerala State, in Main Eastern Highway in between Muvattupuzha - Vazhakulam 4KM from Muvattupuzha, 4KM to Vazhakulam and 12KM to Thodupuzha. The economy of Anicadu is reliant on agriculture, and the main cultivations are rubber and pineapple.

Nearby towns[edit]

The nearby main towns are Muvattupuzha, Thodupuzha, Kothamangalam, Koothattukulam. There are many small suburban towns close to Anicadu like Vazhakulam, Kalloorkkad, Pothanicad etc.

Neighbouring cities & towns

Transportation[edit]

KL-17 is the RTO code for Muvattupuzha including Anicadu Village. Muvattupuzha KSRTC depot is located on MC Road towards south of the Muvattupuzha town just 4KM away from Anicadu. The nearest major railway stations are Thrippunithura which is 35 km away, Aluva which is 40KM away, Ernakulam South which is 45KM away and Ernakulam North which is 45KM away. The Cochin International Airport at Nedumbassery is 35KM away from Anicadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Anikkad had a population of 2245 with 1081 males and 1164 females.

Government[edit]

The place falls under Muvattupuzha assembly constituency, which is part of Idukki (Lok Sabha constituency). It was part of Muvattupuzha (Lok Sabha constituency) until 2004.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). Kerala. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-10-30. Retrieved 2008-10-19.