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Local Self Government

Panchayat Department

In 1957 Govt of India appointed a committee under the Chairmanship of Sri. Balwanth Rai Mehta, to study the Community Development Programme. The Committee recommended a uniform three tier system of rural local government.

Panchayati Raj, a uniform three tier system of rural local government, in India was inaugurated according to the recommendations of the Balwanth Rai Mehta Committee Report who is appointed by the Government of India in 1957 to study the community Development programme. On the basis of 73rd amendment to the Constitution, the Panchayat Raj came into force in the State on 23-4-1994. As per the provisions made in the Act, a number of powers and responsibilities, and projects of the Government spread in the various department were transferred to the local self-governments, with effect from October 2, 1995. Along with them, the service of the concerned officers was transferred to the local self-government bodies.

Now Panchayath Department is one of the major departments of Local Self Government Administration. Director of Panchayat is the State level administrative officer for this department. In the district the Deputy Director of Panchayat is head of the Office. Followed by DDP, Assistant Director, Performanance Audit Supervisor, Gramma Panchayat Secretary, Senior Superientendent, Junior Superientendent Head Clerk, Clerks and Office Attenders are helping in the Office Administration. In Village Panchayats Engineering wing is also performing for the engineering works.

In Palakkad District the Office of the Deputy Director of the Panchayat is functioning in the Civil Station, Palakkad. 88 Village Panchayats are performing for the development and security of the aera of the district.

List of Panchayats and Contact Details

Sl. No Panchayath Name Land Phone No Mobile No Email Address
Secretary President
1 AGALI 0492-4254231 9496047180 9496047181 ddpagalipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
2 AKATHETHARA 0491-2555171 9496047270 9496047271 ddpakathetharapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
3 ALANALLUR 0492-4262235 9496047160 9496047161 ddpalanallurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
4 ALATHUR 0492-2222398 9496047250 9496047251 ddpalathurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
5 AMBALAPARA 0466-2240240 9496047136 9496047137 gp821ambpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
6 ANAKKARA 0466-2254240 9496047102 9496047103 ddpanakkarapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
7 ANANGANADI 0466-2243225 9496047138 9496047139 ddpananganadipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
8 AYILUR 0492-3244274 9496047238 9496047239 ddpayiloorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
9 CHALAVARA 0466-2289387 9496047140 9496047141 ddpchalavarapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
10 CHALISSERI 0466-2256241 9496047104 9496047105 ddpchalisseripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
11 COYALAMMANAM 0492-2272034 9496047206 9496047207 ddpkuzhalmannampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
12 ELAPPULLY 0491-2583230 9496047276 9496047277 ddpelappullypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
13 ELEVANCHERY 0492-3266410 9496047244 9496047245 ddpelavencheripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
14 ERIMAYUR 0492-2210376 9496047252 9496047253 ddperimayoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
15 ERUTHEMPATHY 0492-3236228 9496047216 9496047217 ddperuthempathipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
16 KADAMPAZHIPURAM 0466-2267227 9496047148 9496047149 ddpkadampazhypurampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
17 KANHIRAPUZHA 0492-4238265 9496047170 9496047171 ddpkanjirapuzhapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
18 KANNADI 0492-2272046 9496047214 9496047215 ddpkannadipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
19 KANNAMBRA 0492-2266223 9496047266 9496047267 ddpkannambrapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
20 KAPPUR 0466-2276067 9496047106 9496047107 ddpkappurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
21 KARAKURUSSI 0492-4243238 9496047162 9496047163 ddpkarakurissipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
22 KARIMPUZHA 0466-2261227 9496047150 9496047151 ddpkarimpuzhapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
23 KAVASSERI 0492-2222392 9496047254 9496047255 ddpkavasseripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
24 KERALASSERY 0491-2840254 9496047188 9496047189 ddpkeralasseripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
25 KIZHAKKANCHERY 0492-2255002 9496047256 9496047257 ddpkizhakkencheripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
26 KODUMBA 0491-2574135 9496047186 9496047187 ddpkodumbupkd[at]gmail[dot]com
27 KODUVAYUR 0492-3252257 9496047230 9496047231 ddpkoduvayurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
28 KOLLENGODE 0492-3262324 9496047228 9496047229 Ddppkdkollengode[at]gmail[dot]com
29 KONGAD 0491-2845247 9496047190 9496047191 ddpkongadupkd[at]gmail[dot]com
30 KOPPAM 0466-2262225 9496047116 9496047117 ddpkoppampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
31 KOTTOPPADAM 0492-4262223 9496047166 9496047167 ddpkottopadampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
32 KOTTAYI 0492-2285244 9496047202 9496047203 ddpkottayipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
33 KOZHINJAMPARA 0492-3272272 9496047218 9496047219 ddpkozhinjamparapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
34 KARIMBA 0492-4246236 9496047164 9496047165 ddpkarimbapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
35 KULUKKALLUR 0466-2215313 9496047118 9496047119 ddpkulukallorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
36 KUMARAMPUTHUR 0492-4231157 9496047168 9496047168 ddpkumaramputhoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
37 KUTHANUR 0492-2287222 9496047204 9496047205 ddpkuthanoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
38 LAKKIDI PERUR 0466-2230047 9496047142 9496047143 ddplekkidiperroorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
39 MALAMPUZHA 0491-2815148 9496047268 9496047268 ddpmalampuzhapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
40 MANKARA 0491-2872320 9496047192 9496047193 ddpmankarapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
41 MANNUR 0491-2872262 9496047194 9496047195 ddpmannorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
42 MARUTHARODE 0491-2534003 9496047274 9496047275 ddpmarutharoadpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
43 MATHUR 0492-2214044 9496047208 9496047209 ddpmathoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
44 MUTHUTHALA 0466-2217250 9496047120 9496047121 ddpmuthuthalapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
45 MELARCODE 0492-2243331 9496047240 9496047241 ddpmelarkodepkd[at]gmail[dot]com
46 MUNDUR 0491-2832238 9496047196 9496047197 ddpmundoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
47 MUTHALAMADA 0492-2217256 9496047232 9496047233 ddpmuthalamadapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
48 NAGALASSERI 0466-2370080 9496047108 9496047109 ddpnagalasserypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
49 NALLEPPILLY 0492-3282313 9496047220 9496047221 ddpnalleppillypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
50 NELLAYA 0466-2287241 9496047122 9496047123 ddpnellayapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
51 NELLIAMPATHY 0492-3246221 9496047242 9496047243 ddpnelliyampathypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
52 NEMMARA 0492-3244254 9496047246 9496047247 ddpnemmarapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
53 ONGALLUR 0466-2233242 9496047124 9496047125 ddpongallurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
54 PALLASSANA 0492-3268369 9496047248 9496047249 ddppallassanapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
55 POOKKOTTUKAVU 0466-2240230 9496047152 9496047153 ddppookkottukavupkd[at]gmail[dot]com
56 PARUTHUR 0466-2238225 9496047128 9496047129 ddpparuthurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
57 PARALI 0491-2856231 9496047198 9496047199 ddpparalipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
58 PATTITHARA 0466-2373029 9496047110 9496047111 ddppattitharapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
59 PATTANCHERY 0492-3232244 9496047222 9496047223 ddppattancherypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
60 PERUMATTY 0492-3232226 9496047224 9496047225 ddpperumattypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
61 PERUNGOTTUKURUSSI 0492-2216233 9496047210 9496047211 ddpperugottukurissipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
62 PERUVEMBA 0492-3242324 9496047282 9496047283 ddpperuvembapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
63 PIRAYIRI 0491-2508180 9496047200 9496047201 ddppirayiripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
64 POLPULLY 0492-3222254 9496047278 9496047279 ddppolpullypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
65 PUDUCODE 0492-2266227 9496047258 9496047259 ddpputhucodepkd[at]gmail[dot]com
66 PUDUNAGARAM 0492-3252406 9496047234 9496047235 ddpputhunagarampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
67 PUDUPPARIYARM 0491-2555139 9496047272 9496047273 ddpputhuppariyampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
68 PUDUR 0492-4254248 9496047182 9496047183 ddppudurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
69 PUDUSSERI 0491-2566339 9496047280 9496047281 ddppudusserypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
70 SHOLAYUR 0492-4254381 9496047184 9496047185 ddpsholayurpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
71 SREEKRISHNAPURAM 0466-2261222 9496047154 9496047155 ddpsreekrishnapurampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
72 TARUR 0492-2232231 9496047260 9496047261 ddptharoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
73 THACHAMPARA 0492-4243259 9496047176 9496047177 ddpthachamparapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
74 THACHANATTUKARA 0492-4236236 9496047174 9496047175 ddpthachanatukarapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
75 THENKURUSSI 0492-2284222 9496047212 9496047213 ddpthenkurissipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
76 THENKARA 0492-4226810 9496047178 9496047179 ddpthenkarapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
77 THIRUMITTACODE 0466-2258233 9496047112 9496047113 ddpthirumittakodepkd[at]gmail[dot]com
78 THIRUVEGAPURA 0466-2218247 9496047130 9496047131 ddpthiruvegappurapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
79 TRIKKADIRI 0466-2380042 9496047156 9496047157 ddpthrikkadeeripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
80 THRITHALA 0466-2272030 9496047114 9496047115 ddpthrithalapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
81 VADAKKANCHERY 0492-2258007 9496047264 9496047265 ddpvadakkencherypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
82 VADAKARAPATHY 0492-3235497 9496047226 9496047227 ddpvadakarappathipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
83 VADAVANNUR 0492-3215354 9496047236 9496047237 ddpvadavanoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
84 VALLAPUZHA 0466-2235222 9496047132 9496047133 ddpvallapuzhapkd[at]gmail[dot]com
85 VANDAZHY 0492-2260021 9496047262 9496047263 ddpvandazhipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
86 VANIAMKULAM 0466-2227127 9496047144 9496047145 ddpvaniyamkulampkd[at]gmail[dot]com
87 VELLINEZHI 0466-2285379 9496047158 9496047159 ddpvellinezhipkd[at]gmail[dot]com
88 VILAYUR 0466-2262260 9496047134 9496047135 ddpvilayoorpkd[at]gmail[dot]com

Muncipalities

The Department of Municipal Administration was formed in 1962 by separating the erstwhile “Department of Local Bodies” into Department of Municipalities and Department of Panchayats. 74th Amendment Act of 1992 provides the structure, composition and powers of Municipal Government, which came into force since April 1993. Directorate of Urban Affairs is now under the control of the Local Self Government Department of Kerala Government. This Department is concerned with the administration of all urban local bodies in Kerala.

In Palakkad District there are Seven Muncipalities is functioning. The Administrative head of the each muncipalities is the Muncipal Secretary.

List of Municipalities and Contact Details

Sl.No Municipality Land No Email Address
1 PALAKKAD 0491-2534158 secypkd[at]gmail[dot]com
2 CHITTUR-TATTAMANGALAM 0492-3222343 Secretary[dot]chittur[at]rediffmail[dot]com
3 MANNARKKAD 0492-4222336 ddpmannarkkadpkd[at]gmail[dot]com
4 CHERPULASSERY 0466-2282238 ddpcherpulasseripkd[at]gmail[dot]com
5 OTTPPALAM 0466-2246549 secotplm[at]gmail[dot]com
6 SHORANUR 0466-2224417 secretaryshornur[at]gmail[dot]com
7 PATTAMBI 0466-2212233 ddppattambipkd[at]gmail[dot]com