Attappady Range

Attappadi range

The forest are of the Palakkad Revenue District was comprised of Reserve Forests and Vested Forests Formerly, the Reserve Forests were managed under Palakkad and Nenmara Forest Division and all the Vested Forests  were managed by Palakkad Special Division. The Management of Reserve Forests and Vested Forests under the while three Divisions were reorganized and new Division/Range/Station/section/Beat boundaries were reconstituted for effective  protection and  administrative convenience. The present Mannarkkad Forest Division came into being as per GO (MS) 121/89 dated 28.12.1989 with effect fro  01.04.1990. Attappady Range contains two stations namely Mukkali and Pudur. The Range Head Quarters is at Mukkali.The total area of the range is 169.4309 Sq.Km.

Staff strength 

Sl.No

Name of post

Sanctioned Strength

1

Range Forest Officer

1

2

Deputy Range Forest Officer

2

3

Section Forest Officer

6

4

Beat Forest Officer

26

    5

Reserve watcher

2

6

L.D.Clerk/U.D.Clerk

2

7

Office Attendant

1

8

PTS

1

     9

Driver

2

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