Vythiri Police Station

04936 - 255225 sivythirwynd.pol@kerala.gov.in

Jurisdictional Map of Vythiri Police Station

The Station, which was opened during British period, rules at Thariode later it was shifted to Vythiri when the fold mining by European firms was abandoned during 1885. . In Vythiri Police station limit there are several temples, mosques, churches and Government offices including Sub Treasury Taluk Office, Sub Jail, Post Office, Taluk Supply office etc. are functioning. The Veterinary University is situated in Pookode comes under the Police Station limit.

The whole jurisdiction of this police station is hilly areas situated 39 miles north east of Kozhikode on the eastern side of Western Ghats. NH 212 passes through this station limit Vythiri is 2336 feet above the sea level. There a large number of tea estate and coffee plantations here including the English and Scottish such as prominent Rippon Estate at Chundale. One can have panoramic view of the tea estate below from the top of 3000 feet Kurichiarmala 10 miles west of Vythiri

This police station jurisdiction is terrain of beautiful scenery from the dizzy height of the place where the ghat road ends, once can have beautiful view of the valley below with its spiraling roads amid the jungle shouldering the might mountains. In the metrological map of India Lakkidi is an important as Chirapoonchi as the rain fall is one of the heaviest. Nearly 2 miles away from Lakkidi is the place Pookkode Lake a natural sheet of water among the hills infested with sambur and other species of wild life. The Lakkidi derives its name a wooden stockade (Lakkidi Kotta) built in 1800 by Col. Stevensor during the military operation against Pazhasi Raja. One wireless repeater station ( JACK - 4) situated at Kurichiarmala under this station limit..

Jurisdiction details

The station is comprised of Achooranam, Chundale, Pozhuthana and Kunnathidavaka village of Vythiri Taluk

Border Police stations

Vythiri Police Station Jurisdiction border comes Eastern side Meppadi PS Northern side Kalpetta Western side Padinharathara PS Southern side Thamarassery (Kozhicode) Police Station

Jurisdictional Court

Chief Judicial Magistrate Court Kalpetta

Parliament constituency and Legislative Assembly

This station limit is under Wayanad Parliamentary constituency and Kalpetta Legislative Constituency.


1.Vythiry River 2.Achur River

Historical important places

1. Lakkidi Chain Tree

Accident-prone Area

1. Lakkidi 2. Ammara Chundale

  • GHS Vythri
  • Office Of The Assistant. Director Of Soil Concervation, Kabani Project,Vythiri
  • G.H.S, Achoor.
  • G.L.P.S, Kurichiermala
  • G.L.P.S, Valiyapara.
  • GLP School Amba
  • GLP School Vrindhavan Sugandhagiri
  • GLPS Pozhuthana
  • Govt . Premetrical Hostel, Vythiri,Kunnathpalam
  • Govt. Tailoring Garment Making Centre, Chundale
  • Govt.LP School, Lakkidi
  • GUPS Pinangode
  • GUPS Sugandhagiri
  • ITDP Craft Centre,
  • Jawahar Navodhaya School
  • Kerala Veterinary University, Pookode
  • Krishi Bhavan, Pozhuthana
  • RCHS Chundale
  • RCLPS Chundale
  • Thaluk Office, Vythiri
  • Thaluk Supply Office, Vythiri
  • Tribal Extention Office, Sugandhagiri
  • Vythiri Taluk Supply Office, Vythiri
  • Good Shepard Hospital, Vythiri
  • PHC Pozhuthana
  • Thaluk Head Quarters Hospital, Vythiri
  • Canara Bank Chundale
  • Canara Bank Vythiry
  • Co-operative Bank Vythiry
  • Gramin Bank Pozhuthana
  • Gramin Bank Vythiry
  • South Indian Bank 6th Mile
  • State Bank of India Chundale
  • Co-operative Bank Chundale
  • Ayyappa Bajana Madam Suganthagiri
  • Ayyappa temple Old Vythiry
  • Bhagavathy temple Pozhuthana
  • Devi Temple Chundale
  • Kariyathan Temple Lakkidi
  • Mariyamman Kovil Kurichiarmala
  • Mariyamman Kovil Vythiry
  • Sree Bhagavathy temple Kootakavu
  • Sri Kunnath Bhagavathy temple 12th Bridge
  • St.Jude Church Chundale Ist Week of January
  • Mariyamman Kovil Vythiry Last Week of March
  • St.Jude Church Charity Last Week of April
  • Bhagavathy temple Pozhuthana Last week of March
  • Devi Temple Chundale Last week of February
  • St.Joseph Church Vythiry Second Week of January
  • St.Thomas Church Olivumala Last week of March
  • St.George Church Charity
  • St.Joseph Church Vythiry
  • St.Jude Church Chundale
  • St.Thomas Church Olivumala
  • Juma Masjid 12th Bridge
  • Juma Masjid 6th Mile
  • Juma Masjid Chundale
  • Juma Masjid Kolichal
  • Juma Masjid Pozhuthana Road Junction
  • Juma Masjid Pozhuthana
  • Juma Masjid Vythiry
  • Manfaul Islam Jamaathe Valiyapara
  • Melmuri Juma Masjid