Where is Kannur, Kerala

Kannur also known by its English name Cannanore,is a city and a Municipal Corporation in Kannur district, state of Kerala,India. It is the administrative headquarters of the Kannur District and situated 518 km north of the state capital Thiruvananthapuram. During British rule in India, Kannur was known as Cannanore, which is used now only by the Indian Railways.It is largest city of the North Malabar region. Talap is the nearest village or town next to railway station. Kannur is one of the million-plus urban agglomerations in India with a population of 1,642,892 in 2011,Kannur on the other hand is the 4th largest city after Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi. Other cities administered from Kannur include Tellicherry (21 km south), Thaliparamba (20 km north), Payyannur (40 km north), Mattannur (25 km east), Koothuparamba (22 km southeast), Chakarakkal (16 km south east) and Iritty (42 km).

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