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(Placename) a port in S India, in Kerala on the Malabar Coast. Pop: 177 079 (2001)
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a port in SW Kerala, in S India, on the Arabian Sea. 169,934.
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IANS Alappuzha (Kerala) Standing atop a wall, 37-year-old Sabu Vijayan, an Alappuzha municipality sanitation worker, was singing as he used a long metal pipe to break a thick layer of waste floating on the two-metre-wide canal below him.
Summary: Alappuzha (Kerala) [India], Feb 18 (ANI): A clash broke out between members of the Kerala Students Union (KSU) and the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) in Alappuzha on Saturday.
Alappuzha: The serene backwaters of Kerala's Alappuzha are dotted with houseboats carrying tourists from around the world and dozens of domestic tourists calmly along the coconut palm-fringed waters.