Kadappakada

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Kadappakada
കടപ്പാക്കട
Kadappakkada
Neighbourhood
Kadappakkada Junction, Kollam
Kadappakkada Junction, Kollam
Kadappakada is located in Kollam
Kadappakada
Kadappakada
Kadappakada is located in Kerala
Kadappakada
Kadappakada
Kadappakada is located in India
Kadappakada
Kadappakada
Location in Kollam, India
Coordinates: 8°53′32″N 76°36′13″E / 8.892283°N 76.603591°E / 8.892283; 76.603591Coordinates: 8°53′32″N 76°36′13″E / 8.892283°N 76.603591°E / 8.892283; 76.603591
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
Government
 • Body Kollam Municipal Corporation(KMC)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 691008
Vehicle registration KL-02
Lok Sabha constituency Kollam
Civic agency Kollam Municipal Corporation
Avg. summer temperature 34 °C (93 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 22 °C (72 °F)
Website http://www.kollam.nic.in

Kadappakada (Malayalam: കടപ്പാക്കട) Kadappakkada is a part and important junction in the city of Kollam, in the state of Kerala, India. NH 744 (Earlier NH 208), that connects Kollam with Tirumangalam meets the Asramam Link Road at Kadappakada junction. Most of the times the authorities are diverting the traffic in National Highways through the Link road, if required.[1]

Proposals for facilities improvement[edit]

  • As It is a major part of the city, the National Transportation Planning and Research Centre (NATPAC) has conducted a feasibility study on constructing a flyover or underpass at the Kadappakada junction.[2]
  • The Government of Kerala conducted an investment conference, Partner Kerala in Kochi in February 2014 where the Kollam Development Authority (KDA) submitted a proposal for Kadappakada junction improvement.[3]
  • As part of central government's "Urban 2020 project", approval has been given for the construction of a 14 metres (46 ft) wide two-lane flyover at a cost of Rs. 100 crore at Kadappakada.[4]

Public/Private institutions near Kadappakada[edit]

  • SBT Zonal Office
  • Hotel Sea Pearl
  • Nandilath G-mart, Kollam
  • Muthoot Mini Theatres DHANYA & REMYA
  • Sankar's Institute of Medical Science(SIMS)
  • Malayala Manorama
  • Sports Club
  • Janayugom Press
  • The Central Park Hotel
  • Nair's Hospital

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] It's traffic nightmare in Kollam as underpass work resumes
  2. ^ [2] Natpac to hold feasibility study
  3. ^ [3] Partner Kerala Meet
  4. ^ "Approval for Kadappakada flyover - The Hindu". Retrieved 24 February 2015.