It is situated on the Calicut - Madras road, 12 km. south - west of Manjeri and 52 km. south - west of Calicut. Malappuram is the head quarters of the district. In earlier times, Malappuram was the head quarters of European and British troops and later it became the head quarters of the Malabar Special Police (M.S.P). This place has still the ruins of an ancient fort built by Tippu Sultan. Malappuram was also the scene of the Malabar rebellion of 1921 which was suppressed by the Malabar Special Police (M.S.P)
Site of the district administration, including detail of history, geography, government departments, tourism, and some maps.
Muhammed Najmi Thayyil
Includes personal and family information, articles and musings.
Viswakeerthy Herbals (India), Ltd.
Manufacturers of ayurvedic, natural herbal medicines, used in traditional treatments.
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