Polayathode

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Polayathode
പോളയത്തോട്
Polayathodu
Neighbourhood
A Highriser Underconstruction at Polayathode, Kollam city
A Highriser Underconstruction at Polayathode, Kollam city
Polayathode is located in Kollam
Polayathode
Polayathode
Polayathode is located in Kerala
Polayathode
Polayathode
Polayathode is located in India
Polayathode
Polayathode
Location in Kollam, India
Coordinates: 8°52′40″N 76°36′41″E / 8.877833°N 76.611278°E / 8.877833; 76.611278Coordinates: 8°52′40″N 76°36′41″E / 8.877833°N 76.611278°E / 8.877833; 76.611278
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
Government
 • Body Kollam Municipal Corporation(KMC)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 691021
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

Polayathode (Malayalam: പോളയത്തോട്) Polayathodu is one of the fastest growing neighbourhoods of the city of Kollam, in the state of Kerala, India. It is situated at National Highways – NH 66 (Earlier NH 47). Kerala Police have identified Polayathode as one of the traffic black spots in the state.[1]

Location[edit]

Importance[edit]

Polayathode is one of the highly urbanized areas of Kollam, the proximity of Polayathode to major places in the city including Pattathanam, Chinnakada, Mundakkal and Thattamala make it an important destination in the city.[2][3][4] One of the major public crematoriums in Kollam is situated at Polayathode.[5]

Major public/private institutions in Polayathode[edit]

  • ESI Dispensary
  • Public Crematorium
  • KFC
  • Domino's Pizza
  • Reebok
  • Max Fashion
  • West Side
  • Fabindia
  • WoodLand
  • Eye Mall
  • Public Market

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] State roads strewn with 'black spots' - The Hindu
  2. ^ [2] Store Locator: Kollam - KFC
  3. ^ [3] Artech Builders Project Site: Kollam
  4. ^ [4] ESI Dispensary - Polayathode, Kollam
  5. ^ [5] Kakkanadan laid to rest - TNIE