Hirakud, a notified area, a small township, is located in Sambalpur District in Orissa, situated just 15km from Sambalpur. This village came to the industrial limelight in 1956 when Hirakud dam was built and thereby clearing the path for industrial growth in this earlier known rustic small township. Presently, this town is known for being industrialized with a few of the largest companies, to cite as example is the HINDALCO. Hirakud Dam, with its potential for irrigation and production of hydroelectric power, has also been able to attract tourists for it being the largest manmade artificial lake in Asia and one of the longest and largest dams in the world. It has been constructed on the Mahanadi river between the North Gandhi Minar and the Nehru Minar which connects these two wellknown hills. The shoreline spans around 640km.At the base of Hirakud Dam Burla power house present with generating capacity 290MW.
As of 2001 India census, Hirakud had a population of 26,397. Males...
Hirakud is in Orissa telecom region.
Important Cities close to Hirakud :
, Jajpur road
Providers with 4G coverage in Hirakud :
Mobile recharge and Datacard dealers near Hirakud
|Idea Service Point
||At: Tikrapada, Hirakud Road,Remed,Sambalpur
|A K ENTERPRISES
||At-BARGARH,LandMark- NEAR U P SCHOOL,Post- BARGARH,District-BARGARH,Pin-768028
||SARBAHAL ROAD. OPP. OF IDBI BANK. Jharsuguda-768201
||Sai Communication Sarbahal Road In front of Vishal Mega Mart Jharsuguda
||Infront of budharaja high School, Sambalpur
||Hirakud At: Tikrapada,Remed,Sambalpur