Odanavattam

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Odanavattam
ഓടനാവട്ടം
Village
Odanavattam is located in Kerala
Odanavattam
Odanavattam
Odanavattam is located in India
Odanavattam
Odanavattam
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 8°56′08″N 76°46′17″E / 8.935461°N 76.771313°E / 8.935461; 76.771313Coordinates: 8°56′08″N 76°46′17″E / 8.935461°N 76.771313°E / 8.935461; 76.771313
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
Population (2001)
 • Total 15,419
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 691512
Telephone code 0474
Vehicle registration KL-

Odanavattam is a village in Kollam district in the state of Kerala, India. The village is situated 22 km west from Kollam town and is under the administration of Veliyam panchayath. Odanavattom is near to Edakkidom and Kottarakkara the birthplace of Kathakali.[1]

Education[edit]

There is a Government Senior Secondary school in the town. There are also many private Upper Primary schools in Odanavattam. K.R.G.P.M School is situated here. Odanavattom is near to Edakkidom and Kottarakkara the birthplace of Kathakali

Industries[edit]

Quilon Rental is one of the growing construction equipment rental firm with its function started here in the year 2013. Their feet includes Bobcat E32 Excavator, Skid Steer Loader, JCB 3DX, Hitachi EX 110 Excavator, Hitachi EX 70 Excavator, Scaffolding, Concrete Machines, Power Tools etc. They also undertake Demolition activities.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Odanavattam had a population of 15419 with 7454 males and 7965 females.[1]

Politics[edit]

Odanavattam is part of Mavelikara Lok Sabha constituency.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 2008-12-10. 
  2. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). Kerala. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-20.