Palakkad Highway Police

The main objectives of Highway Patrols are

  • controlling Traffic
  • enforcement of Traffic Laws
  • prevention of Road Accidents
  • providing immediate attention and assistance to victims of accidents
  • handling of Law & Order issues
  • enforcement of Laws on Highways

Each Highway Police Vehicle is assigned an ‘Operational area’ and a Base Station. The Officers and men are deployed for duty in the Highway Police from various Police Stations in the District.

The four Highway patrols in Palakkad District are

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Base Station : IOP Kuzhalmannam

Jurisdiction – Kuzhalmannam to Vaniyampara about 35 KMs length of NH 544, which includes Kuzhalmannam , Alathur and Vadakkanchery PS .

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Base Station :IOP Palakkad Rural(Kasaba)

Jurisdiction – Walayar to Kannanur about 35 KMs length of NH 544 which includes Walayar, Palakkad rural, Town South PS

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Base Station :IOP Ottappalam

Jurisdiction – Shoranur Cochin bridge toll gate to Meparambu Palakkad in about 45 KMs length in District Major Road (Former SH-27) which includes Palakkad,TownNorth, Mankara, Ottappalam, Shornur PS

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Base Station :IOP Mannarkkad

Jurisdiction – Karingalathani to Kalmandapam about 58 KM in SH which includes Hnagar,Kongad,Kalladikkode Mannarkkad and Nattukal PS