Perinthatta

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Perinthatta
village
Perinthatta is located in Kerala
Perinthatta
Perinthatta
Perinthatta is located in India
Perinthatta
Perinthatta
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 12°10′45″N 75°17′55″E / 12.17917°N 75.29861°E / 12.17917; 75.29861Coordinates: 12°10′45″N 75°17′55″E / 12.17917°N 75.29861°E / 12.17917; 75.29861
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kannur
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,174
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-KL

Perinthatta is a village in Kannur district in the Indian state of Kerala.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Perinthatta had a population of 5174 with 2479 males and 2695 females.[1]

Transportation[edit]

The national highway passes through Perumba junction. Goa 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 Payyanur on Mangalore-Palakkad line. Trains are available to almost all parts of India subject to advance booking over the internet. There are airports at Kannur, Mangalore and Calicut. All of them are international airports but direct flights are available only to Middle Eastern countries.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 2008-12-10.