had the first Telegraph offices at Trivandrum, Quilon and Alleppey
only in 1864. By 1947 almost all the District Head Quarters
in Kerala State ,Cochin State and Old Malabar had combined Post
and Telegraph offices.
The Barat Sanchar Nigam Limited is the major telecom facilitator
in the district. The service provided includes Basic Wired
Land line telephones with all phone plus services, fixed wireless
telephone, Wireless loop with limited mobility, Cellular mobile
services, intelligent network, with several services like the India
Telephone card, Electronic PABX & Telex/Telegraph services.
In addition to BSNL, Reliance Infocom also provide WLL service in
the district. Cellular operators viz. BPL Mobile, Escotel,
AirTel are operating in the district.
The details of Post Offices and Telecom Offices in the district
are listed below.