Aruvikkara panchayat in Thiruvananthapuram district is located on the banks of the Karamana River and is at a distance of 15 km from SCR. The reservoir and garden make it a tourist spot. The headquarters of the Wellington Water Distribution project is located here. The Aruvikkara Dam provides water to the state capital Thiruvananthapuram.
Sri. G Steephen is the sitting MLA of the Aruvikkara constituency to the Kerala Legislative Assembly.
Local Body Segments: Aruvikkara, Aryanad, Tholicode, Vithura, Kuttichal, Poovachal, Vellanad and Uzhamalackal Panchayats in Nedumangad Taluk.