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The northernmost corporation in Kerala:
1. ​Kozhikode
2. ​Kasargod 
3. ​Manjeswaram 
4. ​Kannur 

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Correct Answer - Option 4 : ​Kannur 

The Correct answer is Kannur.

  • There are 6 corporations in Kerala 
    • Thiruvananthapuram- 100 wards
    • Kochi- 74 wards
    • Kozhikode- 75 wards
    • Kollam- 55 wards
    • Thrissur-55 wards
    • Kannur- 55 wards
  • Southernmost corporation: Thiruvananthapuram
  • Northernmost corporation: Kannur
  • Oldest corporation: Kozhikode (1962)
  • Smallest Corporation: Kannur
  • Biggest Corporation: Thiruvananthapuram
  • Newest Corporation: Kannur (2015)
  • When the number of people resides in a particular area is greater than a limit, then that area can be treated as Corporation.

  • Kerala
    • It is bordered by Karnataka to the north and northeast, Tamil Nadu to the east and south, and the Lakshadweep Sea to the west.
    • It has 33,387,677 inhabitants as per the 2011 Census
    • Kerala is the thirteenth-largest Indian state by population.
    • Kerala has an area of 38863 sq. km
    • It is 1.18% of India's total geographic area.
    • It is 21st largest Indian state by area.
    • Kerala has a forest area of 11521.813 sq. km
    • Kerala has a coastline of 580km in length.
    • Kerala is a state on the southwestern Malabar Coast of India.
    • It was formed on 1 November 1956, following the passage of the States Reorganisation Act, by combining Malayalam-speaking regions of the erstwhile states of Travancore-Cochin and Madras. 
    • Kerala state consists of 14 revenue districts and is further divided into 6 Municipal Corporations, 90 Municipalities, 75 Taluks, 1453 Revenue Villages and 1070 Grama Panchayats. 
      • Capital of Kerala:- Thiruvananthapuram
      • Chief Minister:- Pinarayi Vijayan 
      • The Hon'ble Governor of Kerala- Shri Arif Mohammed Khan

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