DISTRICT RESOURCES
NEWS AND EVENTS
Kandhamal

The district of Kandhamal is bestowed with the beauty of nature. The Kandhamal in the present state constituted w.e.f 1st January 1994 after re organization of districts in Orissa. It is located in the heart of Orissa stretching between 19’34 & 20’36 north latitude and 83’34 & 84’34 east longitude with an area of 7649 sq.km. As per provisional census 2011, the total population of the district is 7,31,952 and the density is 91. The sex ratio of Kandhamal is 1037 females per thousand males. Administratively it constitute with 2 sub-divisions, 12 Blocks, 2 Urban Local Bodies, 153 Gram Panchayat.