|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-KL|
The main pilgrim centers are Keezhpally MQAM Shareef - Puthyngadi,Keezhpaly Juma Masjid, Palarinjal Sree Mahadeve Temple (web site http://www.palarinjaltemple.com), Palarinjal Bhagavathy Temple and Saint Chavara Kuriyakose Church.
The national highway passes through Kannur town. Mangalore and Mumbai can be accessed on the northern side and Cochin and Thiruvananthapuram can be accessed on the southern side. The road to the east of Iritty connects to Mysore and Bangalore. The nearest railway station is Kannur on Mangalore-Palakkad line. There are airports at Mangalore and Calicut.