Saturday, November 1, 2008

Paralakhemundi The Head Quarter of Gajapati district,a Beautiful Town with Glorius History

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Paralakhemundi is near the Eastern Ghat Ranges which are called Maliyas or tribal agencies. The town of Paralakhemundi is a sprawling town, shaped like the letter ‘L’ at the foot of the forest and hill which is attractive feature of the place. At the centre of the Town the beautiful palace of Maharaja making , a most picturesque Panorama.
This town is situated on the way of State Highway No.17 connecting Berhampur to Gunupur and Rayagada. It will be about 120 KMs. From Berhampur. Gunupur and Rayagada will be about 60 KMs & 120 KMs. respectively. You Can touch National Highway (N.H–5) junction at Palasa around 40 KMs. from Paralakhemundi. Another attractive route is narrow gauge railway line called Naupada-Gunupur Rail line was made by the then King Maharaja Krushna Chandra Gajapati running through this town and now it is under East Coast Railways. The work of conversion to broad gauge is undertaken.

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