Vellarikund Circle


Vellarikkundu Circle started at Vellarikkundu on 17.11.1994 as per G.O (MS) 136/94 Home. This Circle was initially formed as Rajapuram Circle As per G.O (MS) 27/94 Home dtd 24.05.1994 with its Headquarters at Rajapuram and later the Head Quarters was shifted to Vellarikundu and functioning in a rented building. The new building of Vellarikkundu Circle Office was constructed near to the Vellarikkundu Police Station by KPHCC vide Order No.KPHCC/304/2003 in landed property Balal village RS/No.112/11-A(3) and inaugurated the new building on 13.03.16. The Circle has got Jurisdiction over 3 Police Stations Viz Rajapuram, Vellarikundu and Chittarikkal Police Stations. The Circle covers an area of 352.40 Sq Kms and has got a population of 2,17,500. The major part of limits is hilly terrains. The majority of the populations are Travancore settlers. The Circle limit at present is free from communal and political tensions.

Sub Division - Kanhangad

Police Stations - Rajapuram, Chittarikkal, and Vellarikund Police Stations