English is the official language. Ltd. Later once Malappuram district was shaped except Ponnani Taluk, Trikatha Firka, Mankada Firka, Perintalmanna Taluk, Karkidamkunnu and Chetalur Amsam, it had been shifted to a vicinity known as Mannarkkad. After the 73rd change to the Constitution of India, localized coming up with was enforced within the district and a three-tier system was created in the Panchayati rule. The District Council is headed by a President and vice-chairman. The business of the govt Offices within the District is restricted by numerous workplace heads underneath the business rules. One of their headquarters was the Palakkad Nambola where today's Palakkad is today. Thus the full territory occupied by the Palghat king fell into the hands of Haider Ali and his son yellow jacaranda, the rulers of Mysore. The present Palakkad district as associate degree unit was planted on January one, 1957, comprising the subsequent taluks: Palakkad, Perinthalmanna, Ponnani, Ottapalam, Alathur, Chittoor. While maintaining the Trinithala firka in conjunction with the Ottapalam taluk, the villages of Vadakkekad, Punnoor, and Punnoorkulam were brought below the Chaughat taluk of Trichur district.