Mudralayam was established
in the year 1987 at Kanjikode in Pudussery Panchayat of Plakkad District,
very near to Walayar-Kerala-Tamilnadu Border. It was formally inaugurated
on 26-01-1988, by the then Minister for Local Self Government Department
Sri.V.J.Thankkppan. Production was commenced from April-1988 onwards.
The main motive behind to start this institution was to print and supply
various Forms & Registers in a uniform approved formats timely to
local bodies Mudralayam is always striving hard to achieve this mission
is capable of undertaking the works relating to Registers & Forms,
Magazines, Books, Calendars, Brouchers and other colour works. Apart
from printing and distributing various statutory Forms & Registers
to all Grama Panchayats, Block Panchayat, District Panchayats and most
municipalities etc., it also regularly undertake the printing
of Panchayat Raj magazine and yearly Panchayat Vikasana Guide promptly.
Within a short span of working years, it has cut a niche in quality
printing works among the state owned printing presses. A dedicated work
force of 45 employees is directly employed and more than 100 indirectly
engaged in various outsourcing works. 10 to 12 apprentice and 25 Kudumbasree
Women are regularly undergoing binding works.