About Balangir district:

Balangir is a district in Odisha state, India. The total area of the district is 6552 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1648574 living in houses, among them male population is 831349 and female population is 817225. Sex ratio of the district is 987 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 64.72%.

Balangir district vehicle registration code is OD 03. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Bolangir.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.2.50 per unit
  • 51 to 200 units = Rs.4.20 per unit
  • 201 to 400 units = Rs.5.20 per unit
  • 401 and above units = Rs.5.60 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Agni Utsav, Chandan Yatra, Dhani Yatra, Durga Puja, Gajalakshmi Puja, Jagannath Rathayatra, Konark dance Festival, Mahashivaratri, Makarmela, Puri Beach Festival, Rishi Panchami, Taratarini Mela, Vishwakarama Puja are the major festivals celebrated in Balangir district.

Balangir Cuisine:

Alu Potala Rasa, Bela Pana, Chadachadi, Chakuli pitha, Chandrakanti, Chhena, Chhena gaja, Chhena jalebi, Chhena Jhili, Chhena kheeri, Chhena poda, Chhencheda, Chingudi Jhola, Dahi baigana, Dahi machha, Enduri Pitha, Gajar ka halwa, Ghugni, Handia, Ilish, Kakara pitha, Khaja, Kheer, Khichdi, Khira sagara, Khiramohana, Kora Khai, Luchi, Maachha, Bihana, Machher Jhol, Manda Pitha, Mathapuli, Mitha dahi, Ouu khatta, Pakhala, Pitha, Podo pitha, Rasabali, Saag, Samosa, Santula, Sattu are few of the many varieties of Balangir.

Top tourist places in Balangir:

Places of interest in Balangir:

Jaya Mahadeb, Jagannath, Patmeswari, Narasingh, Jogeswar Shiva Temple, GhaiKhai, Patangarh, Ranipur Jharial (Soma Tirtha), Saintala Chandi Temple, Harishankar are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Sugarcane, cereals, millets ,pulses, gram, tuar, arhar, Jute, Sesame, groundnut, mustard, castor and linseed are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Balangir district:

  • Balangir
  • Kantabanji
  • Khalipali
  • Loisingha
  • Muribahal
  • Rahen Bata
  • Saintala
  • Titlagarh

Insurance Companies in Balangir:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Balangir:

Blood banks in Balangir:

  • Orissa Red Cross Blood Bank ,Sub Division Hospital
  • Biju Pattnaik Red Cross Blood Bank &Transfusion Centre , C.H.C Campus

Trading companies in Balangir:

Hotels in Balangir:

  • Hotel Bhammars,Shiv Durga Complex, Sambalpur Road, Balangir, Odisha 767001
  • Hotel Classic,Near Ramaih Talkies,Gurudwar Road, Balangir, Odisha 767001

Theatres in Balangir district:

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 3
2 Andhra Bank 7
3 Axis Bank 3
4 Bank Of Baroda 4
5 Canara Bank 2
6 Central Bank Of India 4
7 DCB Bank Limited 2
8 Federal Bank 1
9 HDFC Bank 2
10 ICICI Bank Limited 1
11 IDBI Bank 2
12 Indian Bank 2
13 Indian Overseas Bank 2
14 State Bank Of India 16
15 Syndicate Bank 2
16 United Bank Of India 2