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Erathu (India)
Coordinates: 9°8′0″N76°42′0″E / 9.13333°N 76.70000°E / 9.13333; 76.70000 Coordinates: 9°8′0″N76°42′0″E / 9.13333°N 76.70000°E / 9.13333; 76.70000
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Kerala
District Pathanamthitta
  Official Malayalam, English
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registration KL-

Erathu is a gram panchayat in Pathanamthitta district, Adoor Tehsil, Parakod Block in the state of Kerala, India. [1] This panchayat covers the revenue entity of Erathu village and has an area of 21.74 km2.



As of 2001 India census, Erathu had a population of 23296 with 11246 males and 12050 females. [1]


East- Ezhamkulam Panchayat and Adoor Municipality

West- Kadampanad Panchayat and Pallickal Panchayat

North- Pallickal Panchayat and Adoor Municipality

South- Ezhamkulam Panchayat and Kadampanad Panchayat


As of now Erathu consists of 17 wards. The number of wards have been increased over the years according to the increase in population though there was no increase in the land area.

  1. Manakala
  2. Vellaramkunnu
  3. Ayyankoickal
  4. Paruthippara
  5. Murukankunnu
  6. Kilivayal
  7. Vayala
  8. Pulimala
  9. Puthusseribhagom
  10. Maharshikkavu
  11. Chathannooppuzha
  12. Choorakkodu
  13. Sreenarayanapuram
  14. Anthichira
  15. Thuvayoor vadakku
  16. Janashakthi

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  1. 1 2 "Census of India: Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Archived from the original on 8 December 2008. Retrieved 10 December 2008.