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Kochi

കൊച്ചി

Cochin
Nickname(s): 
Queen o the Arabian Sea[1][2]
Kochi is locatit in Kerala
Kochi
Kochi
Kochi is locatit in Indie
Kochi
Kochi
Kochi is locatit in Kochi
Kochi
Kochi
Coordinates: 9°58′N 76°17′E / 9.97°N 76.28°E / 9.97; 76.28Coordinates: 9°58′N 76°17′E / 9.97°N 76.28°E / 9.97; 76.28
KintraIndie
StateKerala
DestrictErnakulam
Formed1 Aprile 1958[3]
Govrenment
 • BodiKochi Municipal Corporation
 • MayorSoumini Jain (INC)
 • Ceety Polis CommissionerM. R. Ajith Kumar IPS
Area
 • Metropolis98 km2 (38 sq mi)
Elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2012)[5]
 • Metropolis612,343
 • Density6,340/km2 (16,400/sq mi)
 • Metro2,117,990
Leids
 • OffeecialMalayalam, Inglis
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
682 XXX
Telephone code91-(0)484-XXX XXXX
Vehicle registrationKL-7,KL-39,KL-41,KL-42,KL-43
Coastline48 kilometres (30 mi)
Sex ratio1.028 /
Leeteracy98.5%
Development AgencyGCDA
ClimateAm (Köppen)
Precipitation3,228.3 millimetres (127.10 in)
Wabsteidwww.corporationofcochin.net

Kochi ([koˈtʃːi ] ( listen)), an aa kent as Cochin, is a major port ceety on the sooth-wast coast o Indie bi the Arabian Sea an the Laccadive Sea an is pairt o the destrict o Ernakulam in the state o Kerala.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. K. C. Sivaramakrishnan (2006). People's Participation in Urban Governance. Concept Publishing Company. p. 156. ISBN 81-8069-326-0. 
  2. Ganesh Kumar. Modern General Knowledge. Upkar Prakashan. p. 194. ISBN 81-7482-180-5. 
  3. "Ernakulam_History". Retrieved 5 April 2015. 
  4. http://amrut.gov.in/writereaddata/SAAP-KERALA-2015-16_17-11-2015.pdf
  5. "Provisional Figures, Kerala" (PDF). Office of The Registrar General & Census Commissioner. Retrieved 7 April 2011. 
  6. http://censusindia.gov.in/2011-prov-results/paper2/data_files/india2/Million_Plus_UAs_Cities_2011.pdf