ITDP Attappadi

Integrated Tribal Development Project

established in 1976 and was the first one in Kerala having the specific objectives

Reducing Poverty
Improving Educational Status
Eliminating exploitation of Tribal families

About ITDP

Attappady ITDP started as a Tribal Block under community Development Programme on 01/04/1962 Later converted as Integrated Tribal Development Project the first of its kind in Kerala in 15/08/1976. During this period the area of jurisdiction was the Attappady Block area. And after the reorganization of the Scheduled Tribes Development Department the whole Palakkad District came under ITDP Attappady. In 1995 a separate Tribal Development Office has been started functioning at Civil Station Palakkad excluding Attappady Block Area.

Attappady Profile

situated in the Western Ghats. Attappady Block consisting of Agali, Puthur and Sholayur Grama Panchayaths spreads over an area of 745 Sq. Kms.

ITDP Impacts

Integrated Tribal Development Projects