Melattur Police Station

Lat.& Long. 11.060277, 76.274032

4933- 278221 simltrmpm.pol@kerala.gov.in
Jurisdiction Boundary of Melattur Police Station

Melattur PS Opened On 01.06.1927 survey no.93/3 , 1.16 Acreas. The new buiding constructed under Government Order.NO.3976/HOME DTD 08/1988.

Melattur (Malayalam: മേലാറ്റൂര്‍) is a town in Malappuram district of Kerala.[1] It is situated on the banks of the Velliyar river. The name Melattur came from the Malayalam words 'Mele' (above), 'Aaru' (river) and 'Ooru' (place); i.e., 'place near upstream'. There are places named Edayattur (place near middle of the river), and Keezhattur (place near to the downstream) on the banks of the river Olippuzha. The town is well connected to Perinthalmanna (17 km), Mannarkkad (24 km), Manjeri (23 km) and Karuvarakundu (11 km). The shortest route connecting Kozhikode with Palakkad (via Manjeri - Pandikkad - Melattur - Mannarkkad, 134 km) passes through Melattur.

From Melattur Panchayat bus stand, buses are available to Kozhikode, Mannarkkad, Palakkad, Kalikavu, Nilambur, Edathanattukara and Thrissur.

The Shoranur-Nilambur Railway Line passes through here and all trains got stop in Melattur. Trains to Palakkad, Ernakulam, Trivandram will be available from here. Educational Facilities - A government aided high school is situated in Melattur town, with secondary Educational facility. A Private self-financing Engineering college is also there near to Melattur town. Government offices like subregistrar office, Educational office, KSEB office, village and Panchayath offices, Police Station, A Community Health Center, Ayurvedic Hospital, Krishibavan, PWD area office and several bank branches situated in melattur town itself. Melattur town is the center for several commercial shops and facilities and people from surrounding villages depend on Melattur for their day to day requirements.

Melattoor village is a predominantly Muslim populated area. Melattur town situated in the banks of velliyar river. Hindus exist in comparatively smaller numbers. So the culture of the locality is based upon Muslim and Hindu traditions.Attutrikkovil siva kshetram and Masjid situated in the center of the town .There are many libraries in the village among this Melattur Grandhashala is one of the oldest libraries in the district with a big collection of malayalam prose and literature. There are also libraries attached to mosques giving a rich source of Islamic studies. Most of the books are written in Arabi-Malayalam which is a version of the Malayalam language written in Arabic script. People gather in mosques for the evening prayer and continue to sit there after the prayers discussing social and cultural issues. Business and family issues are also sorted out during these evening meetings. The Hindu minority of this area keeps their rich traditions by celebrating various festivals in their temples. Hindu rituals are done here with a regular devotion like other parts of Kerala.

Jurisdiction details

Melattur, Edapatta, Vettathur, Keezhattur, Oravampuram, Arikandampaku, Nenmini, Pattikkad, Mannarmala, Vengur, Kappu, Melkulangara,

Panchayaths and Municipality

Melattur, Edappatta, Vettathur, Keezhattur

Border Police stations

The border Police stations of Melattur PS are Pandikkad, Perinthalmanna, Karuvarakundu, Nattukal

Jurisdictional Court

JFCM II Perinthalmanna

Parliament Constituency

It comes under Manjeri, Ponnani Parliament Constituency

Legislative Assembly

Manjeri and Perinthalmanna are the Legislative Assembly constituencies

Establishments and Institutions

  • PWD office Melattur
  • Ayurveda hospital Melattur
  • Community health Center Melattur
  • Vetinary Hospital Melattur
  • Sub Registrar Office, Melattur
  • AEO Office Melattur
  • KSEB Melattur
  • KSEB Pattikkad
  • Mariam Hospital Melattur
  • CHC Melattur
  • Al Salama Hospital Melattur
  • CHC Poonthanam
  • PHC Keezhattur
  • RMHSS Melattur
  • ASM HSS Velliyanchery
  • GHSS Pattikkad
  • THSS Thachinganadam
  • GHSS Vettathur
  • GHS Edaptta
  • MEA ENGINEERING COLLEGE, VENGOOR
  • Alshifa Pharmacy College, Keezhattur
  • Aljamia Arabic College Santhapuram
  • Jamia Nooria Arabi College Pattikkad
  • PSAUPS Keezhattur
  • ALPS Keezhattur
  • Irshad English School Melattur
  • Darul Hikam Residential School Chemmaniyode
  • GMUPS Kappu
  • AMHSS Vengoor
  • AUPS Velliyanchery
  • DNM AUPS Edayattur
  • LP School Eppikad
  • Harvest School Velliyanchery
  • GUPS Edappatta
  • ALPS Cholakulam
  • GLPS Edappatta
  • GLPS Valayapuram
  • PTM UPS Chemmaniyode
  • ALPS Puthenpalli
  • GLP Thelakkad
  • AMUPS Vettathur
  • AUPS Pacheeri
  • AMLPS Mannarmala
  • GLPS Pallikuth
  • AMLPS Mullyakursi
  • PTM AUP Shool Mullyakursi
  • GM LPS Nenmini
  • PTM AM LPS Areechola
  • Krishna UPS Thachinganadam
  • GMUPS Oravampuram
  • AMLP School Poonthanam
  • GMLPS Pathirikode
  • GLPS Cheriparambu
  • AMLPS Puliyakode
  • GLPS Melkulangara
  • SBT Melattur
  • Federal Bank Melattur
  • Kerala Grameen Bank Melattur
  • Canara Bank Melattur
  • Perinthalmanna Urban Co Oerative Bank Melattur
  • Pattikkad Service Co.Operative Bank, Pattikkad
  • Kerala Grameen Bank Pattikkad
  • Pattikkad Service Co.Operative Bank, Karyavattam
  • Kerala Grameen Bank Kappu
  • Pattikkad Service Co Oprative Bank Akkaparambu
  • Kerala Grameen Bank Akkaparambu
  • Thachinganadam Service Co.Operative Bank Arikandampakku
  • Vanitha Co Operative Society Arikandampakku
  • Canara Bank Eppikad
  • Service Co.Operative Bank Eppikad
  • Vettathur Service Co Operative Bank
  • Thachinganadam Service Co.Operative Bank Oravampuram
  • Service Co.Operative Bank Melattur
  • Perinthalmanna Urban Co Oerative Bank Pattikkad Chunkam
  • Perinthalmanna Urban Co Oerative Bank Pattikkad Arikandampak
  • Perinthalmanna Urban Co Oerative Bank Pattikkad Anjilangadi
  • Mdc Bank Ucharakadavu
  • Land Motrigage Bank Ucharakadavu
  • Vanitha Co Operative Society Chemmaniyode
  • Muthoot Fin Corp Melattur
  • Chemmannoor Gold Loan Melattur
  • Padijarekara Ayyappa Temple Melattur
  • Aattuthrikovil Siva Templa
  • Pootharamanna Siva Temple Melattur
  • Chemmaniyode Puthiyedath Siva Temple
  • Chemmaniyode Ayyappa Temple
  • Pullikuth Ayyappa Temple
  • Edapatta Karinkalikavu
  • Eppikad Temple
  • Poonthavanam Vishnu Temple
  • Muthukursikavu Ayyapa Temple Keezhattur
  • Aattuthrikovil Vishnu Temple, Alikkaparambu
  • Pallatt Siva Temple Alikkaparambu
  • St.George Orthodox Church Puliyakode
  • St.George Malankara Reath Puliyakode
  • St.Marys Pathirikode
  • St.Williams Church Pathirikode
  • St.Joseph Vettathur
  • Orthodox Church Vettathur
  • Eppikkad Juma Masjid, Eppikkad
  • Edapatta Juma Masjid, Puthankulam
  • Anjilangadi Juma Masjid
  • Moonadi Juma Masjid
  • Velliyanchery Juma Masjid
  • Velliyanchery Salafi Juma Masjid
  • Kombankallu Juma Masjid
  • Kizhakkum Padam Juma Masjid Kizhakkumpadm
  • Chemmaniyode Juma Masjid
  • Melattur Town Juma Masjid
  • Chanthapadi Juma Masjid
  • Melattur Juma Masjid, Near Railway Gate
  • Ucharakadavu Juma Masjid
  • Karyavattam Juma Masjid
  • Puthanpalli Juma Masjid
  • Cheriparambu Juma Masjid
  • Darul Hikam Masjid
  • Vengur Juma Masjid
  • Nellikkunu Juma Masjid
  • Kanjirampara Juma Masjid
  • Vettathur Juma Masjid
  • Vettathur Town Juma Masjid
  • Pacheeri Juma Masjid
  • Mannarmala Juma Masjid
  • Karyavattam Juma Masjid
  • Pattikkad Juma Masjid
  • Keeazhattur Juma Masjid
  • Kuzhichittakallu Juma Masjid, Keezhattur
  • Juma Masjid, Karyamad
  • Kondiparambu Juma Masjid
  • Areechola Juma Masjid
  • Juma Masjid, Poonthanam
  • Juma Masjid Oravampuram
  • Nenmini Jumamasjid
  • Kannyala Juma Masjid
  • Pattikkad Chunkam Juma Masjid
  • Santhapuram College Juma Masjid
  • Karuvampara Juma Masjid
  • Vemmulli Juma Masjid Edayattur
  • Manazhi Jumamasjid Manazhi
  • Juma Masjid Olippuzha
  • Juma Masjid Manthankundu

Transportation-Main Roads

The town is well connected with to perinthalmanna (17 KM), Mannarkad(24 km), Manjeri (23 km) and Karuvarakundu (11 KM)

Rivers & Main Cultivation

Velliyar River

Traditionally important places

Poonthanam Illam, Manorama Plantations,

Historical Importance

Poonthanam Illam, Jamia Nooriya Arabic College

Main Projects through the Police Station

Spc At Asm Hs Velliyanchery & Rmhs Melattur Spg Ghss Pattikkad, Rmhs Melattur, Asm Velliyanchery, Ths Thachinganadam Women Desk At Melattur Ps