About Gajapati district:

Gajapati is a district in Odisha state, India. The total area of the district is 3056 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 575880 living in houses, among them male population is 282041 and female population is 293839. Sex ratio of the district is 1043 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 53.49%.

Gajapati district vehicle registration code is OD 20. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Gajapati.


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 Gajapati district.

Gajapati 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 Gajapati.

Top tourist places in Gajapati:

Places of interest in Gajapati:

Mahendra Giri, Chandragiri, Gandahati Waterfall, Brundavan Palace, Brundaban Palace, Serango, Jeerango, Harabhangi, Gudguda Waterfall, Khasda Waterfall 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 Gajapati district:

  • Kashinagar
  • Hadobhangi
  • Parlakimidi
  • Rayagada

Insurance Companies in Gajapati:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Gajapati:

Blood banks in Gajapati:

  • Orissa Red Cross Blood Bank ,District Headquarter Hospital
  • Orissa Red Cross Blood Bank ,District Head Quarter Hospital

Trading companies in Gajapati:

Hotels in Gajapati:

Theatres in Gajapati district:

  • Natraj Theater - Main road, Parlakhemundi

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

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