There are so many IT companies in Aluva some of them are: Unitek Software Pvt. located around fifteen kilometers (9. Shivaratri festival is a famous festival in Aluva.  Today, while a part of the Kochi urban agglomeration, Aluva is AN autonomous municipality, its civic administration conducted by Aluva Municipal Council. Mahashivaratri is a six day-long festival. The Marthanda Varma Bridge offers a good view of Aluva. The church is a major theological educational institution in the Catholic Church. The specialty of this temple is that the lingam is not installed inside the temple. The bridge was built in 1940-42 to promote trade and commerce between neighboring countries. The nearest airport to Aluva is Kochi (12 km). .