Melukavu Police Station

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This Police Station was opened at Melukavu ,Kottayam District on 19.06.1979 vide G.O.M.S. 84/79/Home dated 18.06.1979. New Police Station shifted to the S.I,s family quarters building on 19.1.1992 vide GO (Rt) No.5457/91 Home dt. 02.12.1991 published as SRO No. 1508/91 in KG No. 1413 dt. 04.12.91 in Building No. 242 in ward No. VIII of Melukavu Panchayath. The Police Station shifted to new building on 28.01.97 vide GO(RT) No.351/97 Home dtd.22.1.97 published as SRO No. 68/97 in Kerala Gazette No.113 Volume 42 dt. 29.01.1997 Building No. 159(A), Ward IV of Melukavu Panchayath in survey no.872/2-15. The first Sub-Inspector of Melukavu Police Station was Sri. V.I Sreedharan. Melukavu Janamaithri Police Station is located at Melukavumattom,which is a hilly area village situated at Melukavu Village, Meenachil Taluk in Kottayam District. The Police Station building is 12 km north of Erattupetta Police Station and 20 km north-east of Pala Police Station in building No. 159 (A) of Ward V of Melukavu Grama Panchayath. The famous tourist centre ‘Elaveezha Poonchira’ is located in Melukavu Police Station limits.The nearest Railway Station is Kottayam which is situated at a distance of 50 KM from here and nearest Airport is Nedumbassery Airport which is at a distance of 80 KM from here.

Jurisdiction Details

The Police Station limits consists of Melukavu,Kadanad,Bharananganam and Moonnilavu Panchayaths &Melukavu,Kadanad,Moonnilavu and Bharananganam Villages.

Border Police Stations

Pala, Erattupetta, Ramapuram

Jrisdictional Court

Judicial First Class Magistarate Court.I, Erattupetta

Parliament constituency and Legislative Assembly

Melukavu Police station limit comes under Kottayam and Pathanamthiia Parliament constituency and in Pala and Poonjar Legislative Assembly


1. PHC Kadanad. 2. CHC Edamaruku.

Educational Institutions

1. Henry Baker College Melukavu 2. St. Sebastian’s HSS Kadanad 3. St. John’s HS Kurumannu 4. St. Joseph’s EMHS Neeloor 5. Bappuji Public School Elivali 6. St. Joseph’s Public School Neeloor 7. St. Pauls HSS Valiyakumaramangalam 8. Alphonsa GHS Vakakkad 9. MDCMS HS Chalamattom. 10. CMS HSS Melukavu

Banks and Financial Institutions

1. State Bank of India Kurumannu 2. State Bank of Travancore Melukavu 3. Neeloor Service Co-Operative Bank Neeloor, Maryland,Kavumkandom,Kurumannu. 4. Kadanad Service Co-Operative Bank Kollappilly 5. Melukavu Service Co-Operative Bank Melukavu

Important temples

1. Ayyappa Sasta Temple Kalluvettom 2. Bhagavathy Temple Mankompu 3. Pallammackel Bhagavathy Temple Kayyoor 4. Sri Dharma Sasta Temple Neeloor 4. Ayyappa temple Kadanad 5. Elamprakkodath Bhagavathi Temple Kadanad.

Transportation-Main Roads

Melukavu- Muttom Thodupuzha road Melukavu- Pala Road

Traditional Importantce

‘Elaveezha Poonchira’ is a famous plgrim centre located at Melukavu, where many people from different parts of the country visits frequently. This tourist centre is locates 10 KM from Melukavu Police Station in NorthEast direction .

Historical Importance

Kadanad Church

Accident Prone area

Pandiyammavu Curve- between Melukavumattom and Kanjiram Kavala.

Main Projects through the Police Station

Janamaithri Suraksha Project-Janamaithri Suraksha Project started functioning in Melukavu Police Station on 08.02.2013.

Clean Safe Campus - Programmes conducted in various schools and Intoxication Contradictory Awareness Classes

Studet Police Cadet