Kayanna

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KAYANNA BAZAR
KAYANNA
Kayanna bazar
village
KAYANNA BAZAR is located in Kerala
KAYANNA BAZAR
KAYANNA BAZAR
KAYANNA BAZAR is located in India
KAYANNA BAZAR
KAYANNA BAZAR
kayanna Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 11°29′30″N 75°50′30″E / 11.49167°N 75.84167°E / 11.49167; 75.84167Coordinates: 11°29′30″N 75°50′30″E / 11.49167°N 75.84167°E / 11.49167; 75.84167
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kozhikode
Government
 • Type panchayath
 • Body kerala sarkaar
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,028
Languages
 • Official Malayalam,
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 673525
Telephone code 0496
Vehicle registration KL-11. KL-56
Nearest city Perambra
Lok Sabha constituency kozhikkode
Vidhan Sabha constituency Balusseri
Climate meadium hot (Köppen)

Kayanna is a village in Kozhikode district in the state of Kerala, India.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Kayanna had a population of 16028 with 7964 males and 8064 females.[1] Kayanna is also known as Kayanna Bazar which was derived from Kasyapa Mannu. The old Kasyapa Munin was made thapas in here, Kayanna grama panchayath is the panchayath having the youngest panchayath president in 2005 around the state Sheeba.kp 22

Transportation[edit]

Kayannavillage connects to other parts of India through Vatakara town on the west and Kuttiady town on the east. National highway No.66 passes through Vatakara and the northern stretch connects to Goa and Mumbai. The southern stretch connects to Cochin and Trivandrum. The eastern National Highway No.54 going through Kuttiady connects to Mananthavady, Mysore and Bangalore. The nearest airports are at Kannur and Kozhikode. The nearest railway station is at Vatakara.

History[edit]

Kayanna police station became notorious for torturing communists like Rajan during the Indian emergency of the 1970s.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Archived from the original on 2008-12-08. Retrieved 2008-12-10.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)