Nearest Place

PLACES OF TOURIST INTEREST
  • Hirakud Dam Project (15 Km).
  • Hydro Electric Power Plant at Burla (15 K.M.)
  • Hydro Electric Plant at Chiplima (35 Kms.)
  • famous Bimaleswar temple at Huma (29 Kms)
  • Ghanteswari Temple at Chiplima (35 kms.)
  • Pradhanpat waterfall at Deogarh (90 Kms.)
  • Mukteswar Temple at Jamenkira (55 Kms)
  • Ushakothi Wild Life Sanctuary (40 kms.)
  • Mandhata Baba temple at Maneswar ( 8 Kms.)
  • Nrusinghanath Temple at Paikmal (175 kms.)
  • Gud Guda water fall and stream, near Kuchinda ( 117 kms.)
  • Debrigarh wild life sanctuary ( 35 kms.) Etc
MAJOR INSTITUTIONS
  • Sambalpur University.
  • University College of Engineering.
  • Veer Surendra Sai Medical College.
  • Gangadhar Meher College.
  • Office of Revenue Divisional Commissioner (Northern Division)
  • Office of Deputy Inspector General of Police
  • Office of District Magistrate.
  • Office of Collector.
  • Superintendent of Police.
  • Railway Divisional Office.
  • LIC Divisional Office.
  • Regional and Divisional Office of all prominent organisations.
  • Headquarters of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd.
  • Indian Aluminium Co. Hirakud
  • Hirakud Power Generation Corporation.
  • Hira Cables, 17. Hirakud Re-rolling Mills,
  • Hirakud Industrial Works,
  • Bhusan Steels Ltd.

Neighbouring district Bargarh is the rice bowl of Orissa and has several industries while Jharsuguda district is well known for Industries, coal mines and thermal plant.