Sakthikulangara

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Sakthikulangara
ശക്തികുളങ്ങര
Zone & Neighbourhood
Sakthikulangara
Sakthikulangara
Sakthikulangara is located in Kollam
Sakthikulangara
Sakthikulangara
Sakthikulangara is located in Kerala
Sakthikulangara
Sakthikulangara
Location in Kollam, India
Coordinates: 8°55′30″N 76°33′22″E / 8.92500°N 76.55611°E / 8.92500; 76.55611Coordinates: 8°55′30″N 76°33′22″E / 8.92500°N 76.55611°E / 8.92500; 76.55611
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kollam
Government
 • Type Municipal corporation
 • Body Kollam Municipal Corporation(KMC)[1]
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 691581
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

Sakthikulangara is a zone and neighbourhood situated at the coastal area of the city of Kollam in Kerala India. It is one among the 6 zonal headquarters of Kollam Municipal Corporation.[2]

Location[edit]

Sakthikulangara is situated where Ashtamudi Lake confluence with the Arabian Sea, it is 7 km north from the core Kollam City and 31 km away from Paravur town. Heading from North Neendakara bridge opens the entrance to Sakthikulangara village.

Celebrities[edit]

Moreover it is the birthplace of B. Wellington, E. Balanandan, R. S. Unni and Henry Austin. the famous political personalities in Kerala.

Landmarks[edit]

One of the major fishing harbours in Kerala is in Sakthikulangara. Sakthikulangara village and/or the old Sakthikulangara panchayat also includes the major residential areas of Maruthady, Valavilthope, Ozhukkuthodu, Ramankulangara, Vattakkayal, Vallikkeezhu, Poovanpuzha, Aravila, Kavanadu, Kaniyankada, Mukkadu, Venkulangara, Edamanakkavu, Kallumpuram and a few small islands in Ashtamudi lake.

Importance[edit]

Sakthikulangara is a prominent place because of its proximity to the following places:

  • Seafood Exporting.
  • Fish landing centre.
  • Boat building yards
  • Vattakkayal
  • Neendakara Fishing Harbour
  • Kavanad & Kollam Bypass

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Kollam Corporation
  2. ^ "Building Permit Management System -Kollam Corporation". Retrieved 16 December 2014. 

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