More than half of the forests are in the district. For the individuals of Kerala, Idukki has invariably been related to power generation. 54131 / C2 /seventy-one/ RD dated Gregorian calendar month twenty-four, 1972. The name Idukki comes from the word 'Idukki'. The name Idukki comes from the word 'Idukki'. The past history of the district is unclear. Some historians believe that the current Kumili within the Peerumade taluk of Kuzhumur district, the capital of the first Chera family line. Thekkumkoor and Karaikode became the capital of the Vadakkumkoor Rajas of the Thekkumur Taluk. The territory of Poonjar was passed on to the Pandya king with all its rights and privileges. In 1909, Devikulam was freshly carven out by taking on the Taluk areas of the Kottayam Division, the fifth division within the state. this can be the history of the exploitation of labor and labor struggles. Mr. the world around Munnar has, from time to time, been developed by the British as their summer resort. .