Kochi is where the ancient civilisation gracefully mingles with modern life is located on the coastal plains in between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats and on the banks of Vembanad lake the largest Ramsar site of ‘Gods own country’, Kerala, India. With its all-weather natural harbour, serene backwaters, beautiful lagoons, wooded isles and a magnificent seascape, Kochi is known all over the world as the \'Queen of Arabian Sea\'.
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Head of Government
Mayor of Kochi Municipal Corporation
Smt. Soumini Jain
Realising the need for integrating biodiversity conservation with urban development, we are the first city in the country to have initiated the development of Local Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan. We aim to provide the citizens with a clean, green and sustainably developed city. We aim to make the city of Kochi as a model for all other cities in India.