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|Regional rail, Light rail & Commuter rail station|
|Location|| Thuravoor, Alappuzha, Kerala |
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||Southern Railway zone|
|Zone(s)||Southern Railway zone|
|Fare zone||Indian Railways|
|9.7750° N, 76.3103° E|
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