Cheruvathur

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Cheruvathur
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Cheruvathur
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Cheruvathur
Cheruvathur (India)
Coordinates: 12°19′00″N75°04′59″E / 12.3167°N 75.083°E / 12.3167; 75.083 Coordinates: 12°19′00″N75°04′59″E / 12.3167°N 75.083°E / 12.3167; 75.083
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Kerala
District Kasaragod
Area
  Total18.37 km2 (7.09 sq mi)
Languages
  Official Malayalam, English
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
671313

Cheruvathur is a town in the Kasaragod district, state of Kerala. It is located 45 km from the district headquarters at Kasaragod Town. Famous Personality - Safwan C M & Fathima C M

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Transportation

Local roads have access to NH-66 which connects to Mangalore in the north and Kannur in the south. The nearest railway station is Cheruvathur on Mangalore-Palakkad line. There are airports at Mangalore and Kannur.

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