Poonthura Circle

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Poonthura Police Circle was formed by incorporating Thumba Police Station and Poonthura Police station vide GO(MS) 155/82 Home dated 14.12.1982. Consequent to the formation of Valiyathura police station vide No. GO(Rt) 797/86 Home Dated 07.03.1986, the same was also put under this Police Circle. Later, Thmba Police station was departed from this Circle and was put under Medical college Police Circle. Poonthura Circle Office was functioned in the same building of police station till 26.8.2005. On 26.8.05 the present Circle office was inaugurated by Sri Manoj Abraham IPS, Commissioner of Police, Thiruvananthapuram City.

Jurisdiction details

At first, this Circle had the jurisdiction over Poonthura Police station and Thumba Police station. Subsequent to the formation of Valiyathura Police station vide GO(Rt) 797/86 Home dated 07.03.1986, Thumba Police station was put under the supervision of Medical College Circle. Valiyathura and Poonthura Police stations were put under the control of Poonthura Circle. Area of this Circle is between Thiruvallam (including Edayar) and Veli lake on the south and north respectively. On the east the Kovalam- East Fort road from Thiruvallam Bridge up to Manacaud, from there, the road leading to NH bypass strait to the west up to the Parvathy puthenar, from there west of Parvathy Puthanar up to Chacka bridge , from there southern side of Chakka bridge- Thumba road up to Veli bridge.On the west there is Arabian sea.

Sub Division - Shanghumugham

Police Stations - Poonthura and Valiathura Police Stations