Ramankulangara

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Ramankulangara
Neighbourhood
A highriser under construction at Ramankulangara
A highriser under construction at Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara is located in Kollam
Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara is located in Kerala
Ramankulangara
Ramankulangara
Location in Kollam, India
Coordinates: 8°54′21″N 76°33′41″E / 8.90583°N 76.56139°E / 8.90583; 76.56139Coordinates: 8°54′21″N 76°33′41″E / 8.90583°N 76.56139°E / 8.90583; 76.56139
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
Government
 • Body Kollam Municipal Corporation(KMC)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 691003
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

Ramankulangara is a neighbourhood of Kollam city, India.[1] It is 4 km away from Chinnakada and nearly 5 km from Kollam Junction Railway Station. Ramankulangara lies on the north side of the city, it is in Kavanad council of Kollam Municipal Corporation.[2]

Places of interest[edit]

Most of the parts of Ramankulangara lies on the banks of Ashtamudi Lake. Vattakkayal, another freshwater lake in Kollam city, is located just 2 km to the west of Ramankulangara.[3][4] BSF is planning to start a water training centre in Vattakkayal, the final decision is yet to come. Ramankulangara is also an important trading centre of the Kollam corporation famous for fish and vegetables. Maruthadi just 2 km from Ramankulangara is an important fishing centre. Ramankulangara was chosen for the proposed Law College of Kollam and for the Kendriya Vidyalaya which is currently functioning at Mulamkadakam, the new campus for Kollam Kendriya Vidyalaya is coming up at Ramankulangara.[5]

Politics[edit]

Ramankulangara is part of the Kollam Loksabha Constituency and part of the Kollam Legislative Constituency.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kerala students ask compensation for KMML gas leak victims". Deccan Chronicle. 19 Aug 2014. Retrieved 8 Oct 2016. 
  2. ^ "Councils - Kollam Municipal Corporation". Kollam Corporation. Retrieved 8 Oct 2016. 
  3. ^ "A stream fading into history". The Hindu. 20 Sep 2004. Retrieved 8 Oct 2016. 
  4. ^ "Heavy Metal Concentration in Vattakayal" (PDF). IJRSR. Retrieved 8 Oct 2016. 
  5. ^ "Kollam KV faces uncertainty". The Hindu. 22 Feb 2012. Retrieved 8 Oct 2016. 

External links[edit]

  • Kollam Corporation Wards [1]