The cms school within the state was established in kottayam in 1840. The rulers of munnad and thekkumkur are headquartered in thazhangadi within the former kottayam city. Kottayam has contend its half altogether the trendy day political upheavals. In the early thirties, there was hefty support from the district for the adequate illustration of non-caste Hindus, Christians and Muslims within the state legislative assembly. The movement had a no-hit finish, and Sir was overthrown.