Bargarh is one of the western districts of Orissa. Bargarh town is situated on the bank of river Jeera.The city of Bargarh is its district headquarters.
Geography of Bargarh
Bargarh district covers the 5837 Sq.Kms area. Bargarh district is bounded on the north side by the State of Chhatisgarh and on the south side lies the district of Balangir and Subarnapur , on the east side by the district of Sambalpur and on the west side the district of Nawapara.
Rivers : Main rivers in the district are tributaries of Mahanadi river. Jira and Jhaun rivers flow through the Bargarh district and join the river Mahanadi in the extreme south of the district.
Latitude of Bargarh city : 20° 43’ to 21° 41’ North
Longitude of Bargarh city : 82° 39’ to 83° 58’ East
About Bargarh District
On 1st April 1993 Bargarh District came in to existence as a district. Bargarh district can be divided into 3 natural divisions
(1) Bargarh Plain
(3) Ambabhona & Lakhanpur
Bargarh hosts the Worlds biggest open air theatre (festival) i.e. Dhanuyatra which continues for 11 days.
Sub - Division in Bargarh District
In Bargarh there are 2 Sub - Division
Tehsils in Bargarh District
In Bargarh there are 10 Tehsils
CD Blocks in Bargarh District
In Bargarh there are 12 CD Blocks.
Tourist Place in Bargarh District
Colleges in Bargarh District
Pharmacy College Barpali
Vikash Jr College
Central School Bargarh
Rotary Public School Bargarh
Koshala School Nuakhairpali
Navodaya Vidyalaya Paikmal
Sri Sri Nrusinghanath Ayurvedic College Paikmal
Panchayat College Bargarh
Bargarh Law College, Bargarh, Orissa
Anchal College Padampur
Attabira College Attabira
PADMASHREE KRUTARTHA ACHARYA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING Bargarh
Industries in Bargarh District
Krushna Solvent Ext plant
Acc Cement LTD
Granglu Fert Plant
Bargarh Sugar Mills LTD
Kripal Springs ( o) LTD
These are the main industries . Some other industries are AGRO & FOOD BASED , GLASS & CAREMIC, MISC & OTHERS, ENGINEERING based.