Nedumkandam Police Station

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An out post was started functioning Kallar 1st Camp on 06.01.1962. Subsequently it was upgraded as a charging station from 01.11.1962 as per GO(Rt) No. 350/62 Home dated 11.07.1962 Idukki District has been formed with effect from 01.01.1972 as GO(MS) 10/72 Home dated 25.01.1972. A new Police Sub Division withhead quarters at Munnar has been created as per GO(MS) 59/72 Home dated 20.04.1972. This station lies under Munnar Sub Division. Prior to that this station was attached to Kottayam Sub Division.

As per GO(Rt) No. 959/78-Home dated 15.05.1978 the KP Colony Police Station has been shifted to the newly constructed building at Nedumkandam and re named as Nedumkandam Police Station. With effect from 20.05.1978.

As per GO(Rt) no. 1383/78-Home(E) dated 07.07.1978 a new Police Sub Division with Head Quarters at Kattappana was opened on 11.08.1978. A new Circle with head Quarters at Nedumkandam was opened on 11.08.1978 vide GO(Rt) 1383/78 Home dated 07.07.1978. The Station was included under Nedumkandam Circle. Prior to that the Station was under peerumedu Circle.


Nedumkandam Police station Jurisdiction border comes Eastern side Thamilnadu state territory Northern side Santhanpara Police Station limit Western side Murikkassery and Kattappana P S limits and Southern side Combummettu and Vandanmedu Police Station limits. (click here to view map)

Sanctioned 2 3 7 31 0 7 50
Existing 2 2 8 30 1 6 49

Jurisdiction Details

Nedumkandam Station limit consist of following villages


Kara (Desam)

  • Thooval (part)
  • Koombanmala
  • Pachady
  • Kalkoonthal
  • Charalmettu
  • Manjappara
  • Mavady
  • Ponnamala
  • Chinnar(part)
  • Chembalam (part)
  • Chembakappara
  • Kounthy
  • Nedumkandam(part)

Various Projects functioning in Nedumkandam Police Station

Janamaithri Suraksha project

Janamithry Surksha Project
Janamithry Surksha Project

Janamaithri Surksha Project is functioning well in Nedumkandam Police Station on 16.11.2010 wide DO NO G1(a) 25210/2010 dtd 27.08.2010. 7 Janamaithri Beats are functioning in Twenty Two Ward of Nedumkandam GramaPanchayath .

Women Help Desk

Women Help Desk is fiunctioning in Nedumkandam Police Stations , in good manner.


Nedumkandam Police Station Care

An elder friendly officer is availed to give assistance to senior citizens who come to the Stations

Clean campus and Safe Campus

Clean campus and Safe Campus programme is functioning well in Nedumkandam Police Station with an aim to eradicate the use of Drugs and alcohol among students.

Student Police Cadet

Students Police Cadet project functioning in a good manner at Govt . GHSS Kallar.

Courts having Jurisdiction

  • Judicial First Class Magistrate Court Nedumkandam
  • Sub Divisional Magistrate Court Devikulam
  • Chief Judicial Magistrate CourtThodupuzha
  • Munsiff Court Kattappana
  • District sessions Court Thodupuzha

Loksabha and Legislative constituency

  • Loka Sabha Constituency: Idukki
  • Legislative Costituency : Udumbanchola

Neighbouring police stations

  • Santhanpara Police Station
  • Murickassery Police Station
  • Kattappana Police Station
  • Vandanmedu Police Station
  • Cumbummettu Police Station
  • Cumbum South Police Station ( Tamil Nadu).

Panchayathu comes under the Jurisdiction

  • Nedumkandam Gramapanchayathu
  • KarunapuramGramapanchayathu (Part)
  • PampadumparaGramaPanchayathu( Part)

Taluk/Village Offices come under the Jurisdiction

Name Of Office Location Contact
Taluk Office Udumbanchola Nedumkandam 04868 232050
Parathodu Village Office Nedumkandam 04868 232025
Kalkoonthal Village Office Nedumkandam 04868 232082
Pampadumpara Village Office Mundiyeruma 04868 221937
Karunapuam Village Office Third Camp 04868 221944

Important Tourist Places

  View From Ramakkalmedu
View From Ramakkalmedu

Ramakalmedu Situates in Nedumkandam Police Station limits. Fantastic view of Tamil Nadu can be seen there. Statue of Kuravan and Kurathy is erected there.

The place gets its name from the impressions of the feet found on the rock surface here, which is believed to be of Rama, the incarnation of Lord Vishnu, as told in the Indian epic Ramayana.

Ramakalmedu is noted for its verdant, cool hills and also for the panoramic and picturesque views of villages in the neighboring state of Tamilnadu, which is towards the eastern side of the Western Ghats. A noticeably tall, pillar-like rocky structure, about 300 m high and facing east is another attraction here.

Kuravan and Kurathy Statue

  Kuravan Kurathy Statue
Kuravan Kurathy Statue

Other attractions in-and-around Ramakalmedu include places like frog rock, turtle rock and the highest twin-statue in Kerala; called kuravan and kurathi.

There is an interesting story behind this statue of Kuravan and Kurathi. It is said that Kuravan and Kurathi are two historical characters behind the construction of the Idukki dam. The rocks between the Idukki dam are named after them. According to the sources, Kuravan and Kurathi helped the authorities to find the right place for constructing the dam. You can see the statue of Kuravan with his family along with a cook upon the hills. But tourists are not allowed to climb upon the statue. You can also sight a mandapam behind the statue, which has been built for tourists to take rest.


 Ramakkalmedu Wind Farm
Ramakkalmedu Wind Farm

It is one of the windiest places in Asia and being so, one can also find here a wind farm generating electricity, which is an undertaking of the Government of Kerala.


Ezhukumvayal pilgrim spot
Ezhukumvayal pilgrim spot

Ezhukumvayal Kurisumala is situated in Nedumkandam Police Station limit. Lot of people come to pray during Easter Season.


The hilltop provides a clear view of the wind farms at Ramakkalmedu,Pushpakandam in addition to the aerial view of the nearby areas. Now the areas are open for viewing for public with pass.A telescope unit at the hilltop is attracting crowds especially students from various educational institutions in the district.The grama panchayat has spent lot of money for setting up a watch tower and the telescope is powerful enough to watch the stars clearly.The telescope has an auto tracking system with 11 inch lens to provide a clear view of the galaxy and the stars that cannot be traced by an ordinary telescope.The telescope is open for public on Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday.

Important establishments and institutions

  • Taluk Office Udumbanchola
  • LA Office Nedumkandam
  • Re Survey office Nedumkandam
  • Taluk Supply office Udumbanchola
  • Village office Parathoe
  • Village office Kalkoonthal
  • Village Pampadupara
  • Village Karunapuram
  • Block Panchayathu Office Nedumkandam
  • Panchayathu office Nedumkandam
  • Panchayathu office Pampadumpara
  • PWD Office Roads Nedumkandam
  • PWD Office Building Nedumkandam
  • Social Welfare Office Nedumkandam
  • Animal Husbandary Office Nedumkandam
  • Sales Tax Office Nedumkandam
  • AE office Nedumkandam
  • Labour Office Nedumkandam
  • Sub treasury Nedumkandam
  • JFM Court Nedumkandam
  • Agriculture Office Nedumkandam
  • Agriculture Office Pampadumpara
  • District Stamp Depot Nedumkandam
  • Water Authority Nedumkandam
  • KSEB Kallar
  • KSEB Thookkupalam
  • Sub Registrar office Mundiyeruma
  • Scheduld Caste office Nedumkandam
  • Industrial office Nedumkandam
  • Cardomom Research centrePampadupara
  • Tele Phone Exchange Nedumkandam
  • Sub Divisional office telecom Nedumkandam
  • Post Office Nedumkandam
  • Spices Board Nedumkandam
  • Excise Office Nedumkandam
  • Taluk Head Quarter Hospital Nedumkandam
  • Karuna Hospital Nedumkandam
  • Medical Trust Hospital Nedumkandam
  • Arpana Hospital Thookkupalam
  • Jeevaamatha Hospital Nedumkandam
  • Govt Ayurveda hospital , Thirdcamp
  • GovtHomeo Hospital, Chottupara
  • PHC Pambadumpara
  • PHC Mundieruma
  • MES College Nedumkandam
  • MG University Centre for Teacher Education Nedumkandam
  • MG University School of Nursing Nedumkandam
  • Govt Poly technic Nedumkandam
  • IHRD College of Applied Sciences Nedumkandam
  • Co –Operative College Nedumkandam
  • Co Operative college Thookupalam
  • SH HS Ramakalmedu
  • VijayaMatha HSS Thokkupalam
  • Govt. HSS Kallar, Mundiyeruma
  • SDA HS Nedumkandam
  • VHSC Nedumkandam
  • St. Sebstian’s HSS Nedumkandam
  • Holy Cross HSS Nedumkandam
  • Govt. HS Ezhukumvayal
  • Govt. HS Parathode
  • SBT Nedumkandam
  • Federal Bank Nedumkandam
  • Union Bank Nedumkandam
  • South Indian Bank Nedumkandam
  • SBT Thookkupalam
  • District Co- OP Bank Branch Nedumkandam
  • Nedumkandam Service CO-OP -Bank Nedumkandam
  • L M Bank Nedumkandam
  • Urban Bank Nedumkandam
  • Malanadu Co Operative Bank
  • Sree Krishna Swamy Temple Nedumkandam
  • ParayilSreeBhadra Kali Temple Nedumkandam
  • Uma Maheswara Temple Nedumkandam
  • SreeChottanikaraBhagavathy temple Nedumkandam
  • SreeSubramaniyaSwamy Temple Kallar
  • Sreemahadeva Temple Kaunthy
  • SreeDurga Devi Temple kombayar
  • SreeVigneswara Temple Pushpakandam
  • Sree Anna poorneswari Temple balanPilla City
  • SNDP Temple Balagram
  • SreeMahadeva Temple Third Camp
  • SreeManikandeswara Temple, Thannimoodu
  • Noor MuhamdiyaJuma Masjid Nedumkandam
  • Thabileegul Islam Juma masjid Mundiyeruma
  • Islam juma Masjid Third Camp
  • SalafiJuma masjid Thokkupalam
  • Hayathul Muslim JamaathPushpakandam
  • Noor ul Huda JamaathMasjidThookupalam
  • St. Sebastian’s Church Nedumkandam,
  • Marigiri Church kallar
  • St. mary’s RC Church Chembalam
  • St. Joseph RC Church Chembalam
  • St. George and St. Divanious orthodox Church Pampadumpara
  • St. George RC Church Pampadumpara
  • St. George malanka Catholic Church Kaunthy
  • NithyaSahayamatha Church Ezhukumvayal
  • Kristhu Raja Church ValiyaThovala
  • Infant Jesus Church Kombayar
  • St. mary’s Malankara Catholic Church Kombayar
  • St. George Church Palar
  • St. Jospeh’s Church Pachady
  • Christhu Raja Church Manjapara
  • Brotheren Church Thookkupalam
  • Sacred heart Church Ramakalmedu
  • St. Thomas Malankara Church Kallar
  • Brotheren Church Balagram