About Puri district:

Puri is a district in Odisha state, India. The total area of the district is 3055 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1697983 living in houses, among them male population is 865209 and female population is 832774. Sex ratio of the district is 963 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 84.67%.

Puri district vehicle registration code is OD 13. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Puri.


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 Puri district.

Puri 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 Puri.

Top tourist places in Puri:

Places of interest in Puri:

Jagannath Temple, Konark Sun Temple, Chandrabhaga Beach, Sakhigopal, Mausima Temple, Lokonath Siva Temple, Harachandi Temple, Shyamakali, Gundicha Temle, Puri Seabeach, Baliharachandi Beach, Balighai Beach, Pipili Chandua, Atharanala Bridge, Chilika Lake, GOPALPRASAD, Jal Mahadev, JAUGADA, Sakhigopal Temple, Satapada, Shri Jagannath Dham 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 Puri district:

  • Puri railway station

Insurance Companies in Puri:

  • Rana Pratap Singh, M-3/16, Shri Sneh Vatika, Shri Krishnapuri, Sahdeo Mahto Marg, Sahdeo Mahto Marg, Patna, Bihar 800001
  • RRC Associates,Sri Krishnapuri Police Station, Boring Rd, Block - A, Sri Krishna Puri, Patna, Bihar 800013
  • Advocate Shailendra, Office: 16-c, Patrika Marg, Civil Lines, Patrika Marg, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211001
  • M. Srinivas Advocate,21-84/B, V.N, Nagar, Dilsukhnagar, Madhura Puri Colony, Gaddanaram, Hyderabad, Telangana 500060Shiv Charan Gupta, 48, Satya Vihar Colony, Lalkothi, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302015

Lawyers (Advocates) in Puri:

Blood banks in Puri:

  • Acharya Harihar Red Cross Blood Bank ,istrict Headquarter Hospital

Trading companies in Puri:

  • ASIT C MEHTA INVESTMENT INTERRMEDIATES Ltd ,BEHIND ALLAHABAD BANK MOCHISAHI SQUAREDistrict:Puri,ORPostcode:752001
  • ILandFS INVESTSMART SECURITIES LIMITED ,SANJOKTA BHAWANCHANDAN HAZURI ROADDistrict:Puri,ORPostcode:752001
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING Ltd. ,BASELI SAHI GOCHHIKAR LANEDistrict:Puri,ORPostcode:752001
  • ANAGRAM CAPITAL LIMITED ,SHYAMAKUNJA LANEPURI MUNICIPALITY PURI TOWNDistrict:Puri,ORPostcode:752001
  • ANAGRAM CAPITAL LIMITED ,452/6VILLAGE MARKANDESWAR SAHI NEAR BADASANKHAMATHADistrict:Puri,ORPostcode:752001

Hotels in Puri:

  • Hotel Shakti International, 200 mtrs from private Sea Beach, Subash Chandra Bose Square, VIP Road, Puri, Odisha 752001
  • Hotel Maa Kamakhya,Gopal Ballabh Rd, Puri, Odisha 752001
  • MAYFAIR Heritage, Puri,Plot No 122, 124, 125, Chakra Tirtha Road, Puri, Odisha 752002
  • Hotel Niladri , New Marine Drive Road, Near Light House, Swargdwar, Puri, Odisha 752001
  • East West Hotel ,New Marine Drive Road, Baliapanda, Puri, Odisha 752001
  • Hotel Holiday Resort, Chakratirtha Road, Puri, Odisha 752002
  • Hotel Golden Dust,On Sea Beach, New Marine Drive Road Lighthouse Area, beside ITC Nilambu, Guesthouse, Puri, Odisha 752001
  • Hotel Prabhupada,New Marine Drive Road, Near Light House, Puri, Odisha 752001
  • Paradise Hotel ,Grand Road, Puri Dist., Puri, Odisha
  • Hotel Sonar Bangla,New Marine Drive Road, Baliapanda, Puri, Odisha 752001

Theatres in Puri 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 6
3 Axis Bank 5
4 Bank Of Baroda 7
5 Bank Of India 3
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 9
8 Central Bank Of India 3
9 Corporation Bank 2
10 Dena Bank 1
11 HDFC Bank 3
12 ICICI Bank Limited 2
13 IDBI Bank 4
14 Indian Bank 1
15 Indian Overseas Bank 5
16 Indusind Bank 2
17 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
18 Punjab National Bank 9
19 State Bank Of Hyderabad 2
20 State Bank Of India 31
21 Syndicate Bank 4
22 UCO Bank 3
23 Union Bank Of India 4
24 United Bank Of India 3
25 YES Bank 16