About Rayagada district:

Rayagada is a district in Odisha state, India. The total area of the district is 7585 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 961959 living in houses, among them male population is 469672 and female population is 492287. Sex ratio of the district is 1051 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 49.76%.

Rayagada district vehicle registration code is OD 18. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Rayagada.


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 Rayagada district.

Rayagada 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 Rayagada.

Top tourist places in Rayagada:

Places of interest in Rayagada:

Laxminarayan Temple, Maa Majhigharani, Chatikona, Hanging Bridge 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 Rayagada district:

  • Ambodala
  • Bansadhara
  • Bhalumaska
  • Bissamcuttack
  • Doikallu
  • Gunupur
  • Kapilas Road
  • Leligumma
  • Muniguda
  • Singapuram Road
  • Therubali
  • Tikiri

Insurance Companies in Rayagada:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Rayagada:

Blood banks in Rayagada:

  • Christian Hospital, Blood Bank ,Bissam Cuttack
  • Orissa Red Cross Blood Bank ,Sub Division Hospital

Trading companies in Rayagada:

Hotels in Rayagada:

Theatres in Rayagada district:

  • Padmalaya Talkies - Bhairabgarh Road, Muniguda

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Axis Bank 2
4 Bank Of Baroda 2
5 Bank Of India 1
6 Canara Bank 2
7 Central Bank Of India 1
8 HDFC Bank 1
9 ICICI Bank Limited 2
10 IDBI Bank 1
11 Indian Bank 1
12 Indian Overseas Bank 7
13 State Bank Of India 28
14 UCO Bank 1
15 Union Bank Of India 1
16 United Bank Of India 1