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(Placename) a port in S India, in Kerala on the Malabar Coast. Pop: 177 079 (2001)


(əˈlɛp i)

a port in SW Kerala, in S India, on the Arabian Sea. 169,934.
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Thiruvananthapuram: In a tragic incident in Kerala's Alappuzha district, a woman and her elder son died when their car fell into a river late on Saturday evening.
SPORTS Authority of India ( SAI) director general Injeti Srinivas on Tuesday submitted to the sports ministry his report on the suicide attempts by four young athletes at the Alappuzha centre in Kerala.
Kochi: Chambakulam snake boat won their record tenth Nehru Trophy Boat Race (NTBR) title as the 62nd edition of the much-popular event came to a thrilling climax at the famous Punnamada backwaters in Alappuzha in south Indian state of Kerala, on Saturday.
An explosive insular outbreak of meningoencephalitis, mainly in children, occurred during early 1996 in the Kuttanad area of Alappuzha district, Kerala (2).
62 crore for development of back water circuit in Alappuzha in back water region as a mega circuit in Kerala.
Former students of Kerala's Alappuzha Sanathana Dharma College (SD College), living in Qatar, have formed an alumni organisation.
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Ambulance Access for All (AAA) has launched its "Dial 1298 for Ambulance" service in Alappuzha and Kottayam districts after its successful launch in Ernakulam and Thrissur districts.
The boat is a part of their daily routine," Mr VR Padmanabhan, the chief of the district of Alappuzha, said of the people of Kuttanad, which lies three feet below sea level on the Arabian Sea coast.
TRAGEDY struck Indian sports after one young athlete died while three others were fighting for their lives following their suicide attempts at the Alappuzha centre of the Sports Authority of India ( SAI) in Kerala on Wednesday.
Thiruvananthapuram: The Communist Party of India (Marxist), or CPM, leadership at the state and national level were in a fix on Sunday as veteran leader and former chief minister VS Achuthanandan left the party state conference in Alappuzha on Saturday, went back to his official residence, and refused to return.
Thottappally, March 1 ( ANI ): An unknown merchant vessel collided with a fishing boat off Kerala's Alappuzha Coast, drowning at least five fishermen, early on Thursday morning.
The 17-year-old youth was entrusted with the work of collecting parking fee at the Alappuzha beach, and as part of his work he asked for parking fee from the husband of a policewoman, P.