The language of Palakkad is Malayalam. Ltd. Pattambi Taluk divided by Ottapalam Taluk in 2013. The District police headquarters is found close to the Collectorate. The District Council is headed by a President and vice-chairman. The district police officer assists the district collector for law and order. once the rule of the Perumals, the country was divided among these nobles. Valluvakonathiri (ruler of Valluvanad), rulers of Venkunadu (Kollengode Rajas) and Shekharivarma Rajas of Palakkady are the foremost necessary rulers of the region once Perumals. The present Palakkad district as associate degree unit was planted on January one, 1957, comprising the subsequent taluks: Palakkad, Perinthalmanna, Ponnani, Ottapalam, Alathur, Chittoor. Recently, elements of Karavarakund village in Malappuram district were more to Palakkad.