Kasaragod Police Station

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The Kasaragod Police Station is started to functioning from 02.01.1865. The Govt. order to that effect is not available in the station records. As per the notification GO RT. No. 4960/88/Home Dtd. 29.09.1988 the Kasaragod Police Station started to functioning in the present building in building No. Kasaragod Municipality XXI/301 A.

There are different views regarding the origin of the name ‘Kasaragod’. Some scholars derives the name from Kasarakodu, the horn of the wild buffalo. Others are opine that the name is derived from Sanskrit word Kaasaara and Krodawhich would make Kasaragod “the land of lakes”. Yet another view is that the place as its name from the pods of Kasarkatree (Strychnos nux vomica) which is found everywhere in the region. Kasaragod is known as ‘Saptha Bhasaha Sangama Bhoomi’Most of the people in Kasaragod fluent in Tulu, Malayalam , Kannada, Beary, Konkani, Hindi, Urdu.

Jurisdiction details

The jurisdiction of Kasaragod police station is consist with seven revenue villages viz; Kasaba, Thalangara, Adukathbail, Kudlu, Mogral Puthur, Shribagilu and Chemnad, and consisting of one municipality viz; Kasaragod Municipality, Mogral puthur panchayath and part of Madhur and Chemnad Panchayath.

Border Police stations

1. Kumbla PS, Vidyanagar PS, Bekal PS

Jurisdictional Court

1. Judicial First Class Magistrate Court -I, Kasaragod
2. Chief Judicial magistrate Court, Kasaragod
3. District Sessions Court, Kasaragod
4. Addl. District Session court - I, Kasaragod
5. Addl. District Session court - II, Kasaragod
6. Addl. District Session court - III, Kasaragod

Parliament constituency and Legislative Assembly

The Kasaragod Station Limit Comes Under Kasaragod Parliament Constituency and Kasaragod & Udma Legislative Assembly

Government Institutions

Kasaragod Taluk Office, Kasaba Village Office, Thalangara Village Office, Kudlu group of Village, Kasaragod Municipality, Mogral puthur Grama Panchayath, Fisheries Office, Port Office, Central Plantation Corporation Research Institute - Chowki, Kerala Electrical an Allied Engineering Company - Badradka, DDE Office, AE Office, Sub Jail, Sub Treasury, State Insurance Office, Govt.Ware House, Block Office, Agriculture Office, Public Service Commission Office, PWD Offices, Forest Range Office, Stationary Office, Telephone Exchange, District Industrial Office, Govt. Observation Home Paravanadukkam, Govt. Chidrens Home Paravanadukkam, Govt. Mahila Mandiram Paravanadukkam.

Hospitals

Govt. General Hospital, Kasaragod and Govt. Ayurveda Hospital, Anangoor are the major hospital in Govt. Sector

Private Hospitals

1. KIMS Hospital, Kasaragod
2. Care Well Hospital, Nullippady
3. Malik Deenar Charitable Hospital
4. Krishna Nursing Home Vidyanagar
5. Chaithra Hospital, Vidyanagar
6. Janardhana Hospital Kasaragod,
7. Fathima Hospital Kasaragod

Educational Institutions

1. Govt. College, Kasaragod- Vidyanagar
2. Govt. Bed. Centre, Chala, Vidyanagar
3. Govt. ITI Vidyanagar
4. GHSS Kasaragod, GVHSS for Girls, Nellikunnu
5. GVHSS Thalangara
6. AUPS Kasaragod
7. AUPS Theruvath
8. AUPS Nellikunnu
9. GHS Kudlu
10. GUPS Shribagilu
11. Kendriya Vidyalaya1 Chowki
12. Kendriya Vidyalaya 2Udayagiri
13. GHSS Chemned, Paravanadukkam
14. CJHSS Chemned
15. GUPS Paravanadukkam
16. GUPS Chemned
17. GUPS Nellikunnu
18. GUPS Anangoor
19. MRHS for Girls Paravanadukkam

Banks & Financial institutions

State Bank of India, State Bank of Travencore, Federal Bank, Catholic Cyrian bank, Corporation Bank, Indian bank, Bank of India, Union Bank, bank of Baroda, Syndicate Bank, Canara Bank, Vijaya Bank, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, KSFE, KFC, Muthoot Fin Corp, Manappuram Finance, Ahalya Finance,

Important temples & festivals

1.SREE MALLIKARJUNA TEMPLE,KASARAGOD

This is one of the ancient Hindu temple in Kasaragod. This temple is situated on the center of Kasaragod town. The idol of lord Siva is the specialty in the temple. Poojas is being done three times daily. Important festival of the temple is used to conduct in the month of March in every year. A large number of devotee’s comes about fifty thousand are used to participate in the temple festival. ‘Prathishtas’ of lord Subramanian and seetha are also attractive points of devotees in this temple. ’Thiras’of Raktheswari and Gulikan are also be conducted.

2.SRI LAKSHI VERNKATESWARA TEMPLE, KASARAGOD

This is Vishnu temple. Daily pooja is an important fact. This is a Kongini temple. Procession is being conducted once in three months in connection with the important days of Konginees. The annual festival is used to conduct on ‘shashti’ days during the month of December. During the festival days the idol of Vinayaka will be taken out and after procession it will be submerged.

3. SRI ADIKARTYAYANI TEMPLE,KORAKODE.

In this temple Devi prathishta is important. The important festival is used to conduct at the time of Navarathri. A large number of devotees are used to assemble in the nine days festival. This is an ancient Hindu temple.

4. Kurumba Bhagavathi Temple – Nellikunnu

5. Kudlu Gopala Krishna Temple

6. Thalaklayi Subrahmanya Swami Temple.

7. Tahaythody Durga Parameshwarari Temple

8. Theruvath Bhagavathi Temple

9. Koravayal Bhagavathi Temple

10. Eriyakotta Bhagavathi Temple, Chowki

11. Gudde Shiva Temple, Adukathbail

Churches & Festivals

1. ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH,KOTAKANNI,KASARAGOD:

This is one of the important Churches in Kasaragod. Kurbana used to conduct all Sundays. Church festival is conducted during the month of February.

2. MADONA CONVENT CHURCH,KASARAGOD:

This church is directly under the control of Mangalore Bishop. Daily prayer is important. Kurbana is used to conduct on Sundays. Church festival is also a specialty.

3. CSI Church - Pulikunnu

Important Mosque

1. MALIK DEENAR JUMAYATH MASJID,THALANGARA

This masjid is situated about 1kilometer away fromKasaragod railway station.This is an ancient place. It is saying that it was a Hindu temple. During the reign of Tippu Sulthan this temple is conquered by him and constructed mosque. Here Uroos Nercha is very important. Rathib Nercha is used to conduct once inanyear and Malik Uroos Nercha is used to conducted once in three years during the month of march. About fifty thousand devotees from various part of the country are used to participate on the occasion.

2. JUMA MASJID-NELLIKUNNU,KASARAGOD

This is an ancient muslim devotional centre in Kasaragod district. Daily prayer is an important fact. Rathib is used to conducted once in an year. Thangal uppappa uroos very important is used to conduct once in every three years during the month of March-April. About 1lakh people assembled during the time of uroos. One of the important fact is that food packets are used to distribute among the public on the uroos day.

3. Nellikunnu Cheriya Palli

4. Thayalangadi Mosque

5. Thalangara Mosque

6. Old Bus Stand Mosque

7. New Bus Stand Mosque

8. Nullippady Mosque

9. Vidyanagar Mosque

10. Choori Hydrose Juma – Masjid

11. Paravanadukkam Jama- Ath Mosque

12. Adukathbail Mosque

13. Chowki Mosque

14. Eriyal Mosque

Rivers

Chandragiri River also known as Payaswini River is an important river in Kasaragod District. It started from Western Ghats and ends at Arabian Sea. It flow from east to west and join with Arabian Sea Near at Harbor at Thalangara.

Mogral Puthur River started from Karnataka and passes through station limit.

Historical Important Places

1. Malik Deenar Jumayath Masjid,Thalangara

This masjid is situated about 1kilometer away from Kasaragod railway station.This is an ancient place. It is saying that it was a Hindu temple. During the reign of Tippu Sulthan this temple is conquered by him and constructed mosque.

2. Nellikunnu Light House, Kasaragod

Kasaragod Light House is one of the important tourist place in Kasaragod which is situated at seashore Nellikunnu, Kasaragod. Nearby this Kasaragod Beach is attracting many domestic tourists.

Main Projects through the PS

Students Police Cadets, School Protection Groups, Clean Campus & Safe Campus, and Friends of Police

SPC project are functioning in GHSS Kasaragod, CJHSS Chemnad, and MRHS (Girls) Paravanadukkam

School Protection Groups functioning in GHSS Kasaragod.

Clean Campus & Safe Campus projects functioning well at Govt. College Kasaragod and Thriveni College Vidyanagar

Friends of Police Project introduced in the station limit during the first quarter of this year with the participation of Youth Clubs and Youth Organisations.