Kumbanad

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Kumbanad
Region in Tiruvalla
Kumbanad Junction
Kumbanad Junction
Kumbanad is located in Kerala
Kumbanad
Kumbanad
Location in Kerala, India
Kumbanad is located in India
Kumbanad
Kumbanad
Kumbanad (India)
Coordinates: 9°21′07″N 76°39′40″E / 9.352°N 76.661°E / 9.352; 76.661Coordinates: 9°21′07″N 76°39′40″E / 9.352°N 76.661°E / 9.352; 76.661
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictPathanamthitta
TalukTiruvalla
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
689547
Telephone code469
Vehicle registrationKL-27
Nearest cityTiruvalla
Lok Sabha constituencyPathanamthitta
ClimateTropical (Köppen)

Kumbanad is a town located in the Pathanamthitta district in the state of Kerala.

Economy[edit]

Remittance from NRIs is the primary source of income. The large number of ATMs and high bank density are also attributed to large bank deposits. As of 2009, the bank deposits for the Kumbanad-Pullad-Thiruvalla belt are estimated to be Indian Rupee symbol.svg 5,400 Crore.[1]

There are other small business and services that depend on the foreign remittance. Since most of the emigrants are young and middle aged, most of the settled population is old-aged. There are services and health care units that cater to their needs.[2][3] 90% of the emigrants are from America,& Middle East. The major hospital is the Fellowship Mission Hospital.[4]

Politics[edit]

Kumbanad is part of Pathanamthitta District. In Lok sabha, Kumbanad is represented by the sitting MP from Pathanamthitta, Mr. Anto Antony (Indian National Congress). Aranmula assembly segment and Veena George is the current MLA (2016 Kerala Legislative Assembly elections). Moncy Kizhakedethu of Kizhakedethu Family (United Democratic Front) is the current Koipuram panchayat president.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tapash Talukdar; Anirvan Ghosh (15 December 2009). "Recession a rude wake-up call for NRI-rich villages". The Economic Times. Retrieved 16 October 2010.
  2. ^ T V R, Shenoy (13 February 2004). "Without regard for caste, creed or politics". Rediff News. Retrieved 19 October 2010.
  3. ^ Mary, John. "All Morbid Mansions". Outlook India. Retrieved 19 October 2010.
  4. ^ "Healthcare in Kumbanad, Kerala - Page 1 | Quickerala.com". www.quickerala.com. Retrieved 13 March 2016.

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