Ganjam is a district of Orissa state of India.The district headquarters is Chhatrapur
Geography of Ganjam
Geographical area of Ganjam district is 8070.60 square km..Ganjam district is a district in the Indian state of Orissalocated on the border of Andhra Pradesh.The district is surrounded by Khurda, Phulbani, Gajapati and Nayagarh districts in four different directions.
Latitude of Ganjam city : 19° 23.1' North
Longitude of Ganjam city : 85° 3.4' East
About Ganjam District
District name is derives from the word "Ganj-i-am" which means the Granary of the World. In this district there are 22 blocks, 475 Grampanchayats, 18 Urban Local bodies, 3229 villages, 29 Police Stations and 13 Assembly Constituencies.
Minerals in Ganjam District
Manganese, monazite, sand, and talc are the commonly found minerals in this district.
Sub - Division in Ganjam District
In Ganjam there are 3 Sub - Division
Tehsil in Ganjam District
In Ganjam there are 22 Tehsil
Blocks in Ganjam District
In Ganjam there are 22 Blocks.
Railways Station in Ganjam District
Ganjam Railway Station
Berhampur Railway Station
Chatrapur Railway Station
Bus Station in Ganjam District
Berhampur Bus Station
Tourist Place in Ganjam District
Bhetanai near Aska for the famous Black Bucks
Gopalpur on Sea
Balunkeswar Temple, B.D Pur
Budhakhol near Buguda
Bhairavi Temple and Sonpur beach (15 km from temple)
Maa Singhasani near Media:Polasara
Malati Mountain at Keshari palli near Nimina on Aska -Bhanjanagar State Highway.
Lord Lakshmi Nrusingh Temple,Bellaguntha
Jaugada (Historical place of Ashok raja), at pandia.
Kanaka Durga Thakurani Temple at Kodola Athagarh.
Sri Jagannath Temple at Dharakote
Maa Mahamayee Thakurani Temple at (Kabisurya Nagar)
Maa Singhasani near Polasara
Maa Narayani Temple
Panchama Ganesh Temple
Taptapani (hot spring)
Upendranagar (Kullada, Bagdevi Temple, Fort, Jagannath Temple)
Maa Tara Tarini Temple, Purushottampur
Dam near Bhanjanagar
University in Ganjam District
Colleges in Ganjam District
Ganjam Low College
Lingaraj Low College
Industries in Ganjam District
M/s. Jayashree Chemicals (P) Ltd., Ganjam
M/s.Aska Coop.Sugar Ind. Ltd.
Aska spinning Mill (Private) Ltd
M/s.Indian Rare Earth Ltd., Illuminite,
Virat Crane Agro Tech. (P) Ltd.