About Bekal Resorts Development Corporation Limited (BRDC)

Instituted in the year 1995, Bekal Resorts Development Corporation Ltd (BRDC) focuses on planned, environment-friendly and ecologically viable methods of development. The company concentrates on setting up comprehensive tourism infrastructure, at the same time ensuring that the development is beneficial to the local community.

The Company has acquired about 235 acres of land in different Panchayaths of the project area for developing into six resort sites. Apart from Resort Sites, development of public beach for general public, recreation centres, infrastructure development like a 7MLD water supply scheme, road networks, power supply etc. have also been taken up and completed.

All the resort sites have been allotted to the developers through open bid and they are pursuing the development activities. Out of the six, two Resorts have already started operation namely Lalith Resorts and Spa, Bekal, Vivanta by Taj, Bekal. Four resorts are under different levels of implementation process.

In order to have varied tourism products to satisfy the needs of the tourists, the Company is initiating various projects in and around Bekal area backed up by marketing efforts.

Board of Directors

1. Smt.Nalini Netto IAS
Chief Secretary
Government of Kerala
Chairperson
2. Dr. Venu V. IAS
Principal Secretary (Tourism)
Government of Kerala
Director
3. Sri.P.Balakiran IAS
Director
Department of Tourism
Director
4. Sri. Rahul R. IRS
Managing Director
KTDC, Trivandrum
Director
5. Sri. K. Jeevan Babu IAS
District Collector
Kasaragod
Director
6. Sri. Rajesh Prakash
Deputy Secretary
Finance Department
Director
7. Sri. T. K. Manzoor Managing Director