Kaliyar Circle

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Came into existence

Kaliyar circle office started functioning from 08-07-1994 Vide Go (MS) 27/94/Home Dated. 4-2- 1994 detaching Kaliyar, Karimannoor and Kuttampuzha Police Station from Thodupuzha Circle. Kuttampuzha Police Station detached from this circle and attached to Kothamangalam Circle in Muvattupuzha Sub-Division. As per the Go (MS) No. 104/98/home Dated. 15-05-1998. Later the administrative central of Kuttampuzha Police station is shifted to Kothamangalam Circle of Muvattupuzha Sub- division in Ernakulam Rural District on 01-06-1998 as per D.O. No. 198/98-ID of the Superintendent Of Police, Idukki.


The jurisdiction of Kaliyar Circle consists of 4 panchayaths namely Vannappuram, Kodikkulam, Karimannoor and Udumbannoor having a total area of 154.63 Sq. KM . The neighboring Police stations are Pothanicad, Oonnukal, Kanjikkuzhy, Thodupuzha and Kulamavu

Loksabha and Legislative Constituencies

  • Idukki Loksabha Constituency
  • Thodupuzha Legislative Constituency


  • Vannapuram Panchayath
  • Kodikulam Panchayath
  • Karimannoor Panchayath
  • Udumbannoor Panchayath


  • Vannappuram
  • Kodikkulam
  • Neyyassery
  • Karimannoor
  • Udumbannoor

Various projects functioning at Kaliyar Circle

Student Police Cadet

Student Police Cadet units functioning at St Joseph High school Karimannoor and Government Tribal High school Peringassery within Karimannoor police station limit of Kaliyar circle.

Janamaithri Suraksha Project

Janamaithri Suraksha Project and Tribal Janamaithri Suraksha Project are functioning in Kalyar circle.

Clean Campus, Safe Campus

School Protection group, School Jagratha Samithy are functioning in all School within Kaliyar Circle on the basis of “ Clean Campus and Safe Campus Project by kerala Government

Nature of Area

“ Kaliyar river “ is flowing through the Circle Limit .The Circle Consists of total area of 154.63 Sq. KM. out of which about 25 % of this area is including Hill area, such as Pattayakkudy, Vellakkayam, Mullaringhadu, Mundanmudy, Uppukunnu, Peringassery, Venniyani etc . Vannappuram, Karimannoor & Udumbannoor are the main towns of this Police Circle. "Thommankuthu" within Karimannoor police station and "Meenuliyaan Para" within Kaliyar police station limit are two major tourist places.


Hindhus , Christians and Muslims are jointly and actively working for the development and improvement of this society. No communal issues are reported so far in this circle limit.