Thodupuzha is one of the fast growing city in Central Kerala. Over the last 20 years the rapid development of Thodupuzha is worthreading. It was a small junction. The present bus stand is a large one, capable of landing at least 60 buses.Thodupuzha was upgraded into a municipality and the Thodupuzha Municipality came into being on 1 September 1978. Today the Municipality has 28 wards. There is a Chairman, a Vice Chairman, and various Standing Committees to carry out the civic administration.