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Rourkela is an industrial township in Orissa. It is also the commercial capital of Odisha/Orissa. It has a huge iron; steel manufacturing base. Besides, there are many units producing sponge iron, cement, Refractories etc. Rourkela Steel Plant, a unit of SAIL is a one of the largest steel manufacturing facilities in India. There are many small scale industry in Rourkela catering to the need of RSP and other large industrial units.

Hanuman Vatika, Vedvayas and Rani Sati Temple at Birmitrapur has become national icon on their own. A replica of Vaishno Devi is also constructed at the nearby mountains.

The town has population of all communities and can be called a cosmopolitan town. it has large population of people from all religion including Hindu, Muslim, Sikhs, Christians.

"Creativity often consists merely turning up what is already there."
-Bernice Fitz-Gibbon

Iron & Steel

Rourkela is a major trade center of Iron & Steel. One of the first steel plant, Rourkela Steel Plant, was set up in Rourkela in 1960. Rourkela Steel Plant operates as a unit of SAIL. Read more

NIT, ROURKELA

National Institute of Rourkela is a premier Educational Institute in the country offering Engineer courses across many fields. It ranks above the newly opened IITs'. A proud institute for Rourkela... Read more

Hanuman Vatika

Hanuman Vatika is a beautiful garden Temple devoted to Hanumanji. It is spread on the Thirteen Acres of land. It has got the tallest statue of Lord Hanuman and several other temples. Read more

I G Park

A beautiful garden with lot of flowers, a small zoo, and a toy train for childrens. Entertainment at its best.... Read more

RSS News for the past week

  • Odisha bid to develop Jeypore, Rourkela air-strips - I Government September 16, 2014
    I GovernmentOdisha bid to develop Jeypore, Rourkela air-stripsI GovernmentBhubaneswar, September 16: Odisha government, in its bid to increase air connectivity to different parts of the state asked Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) authorities to prepare a project proposal for enabling the existing airstrip to carry out commercial ...Odisha govt discussed with offi […]
  • Odisha Govt bid to start flight service from Rourkela - Times of India September 16, 2014
    Odisha Govt bid to start flight service from RourkelaTimes of IndiaROURKELA/ BHUBANESWAR : To resume regular flight service from Rourkela airstrip, the state government on Monday asked the Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) officials to submit a fresh proposal, official sources said. RSP is the custodian of the airstrip in ... […]
  • Rourkela's Growth Fails to Take off for Air Disconnect - The New Indian Express September 11, 2014
    The New Indian ExpressRourkela's Growth Fails to Take off for Air DisconnectThe New Indian ExpressOn the initiative of the then Rajya Sabha member Dilip Ray, a three-member team of Airport Authority of India (AAI) had inspected the air-strip of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) in September, 2007. As RSP was ready to hand over the air-strip to AAI through ... […]
  • Shifting of SAIL's RMD HQ to Rourkela Back in Demand - The New Indian Express September 5, 2014
    The New Indian ExpressShifting of SAIL's RMD HQ to Rourkela Back in DemandThe New Indian ExpressROURKELA: With the headquarters of Raw Materials Division (RMD) of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) at Kolkata becoming a white elephant, there is a growing demand to shift it to Rourkela as majority of SAIL mines are located in Sundargarh and ...and m […]
  • Odisha CM launches Rourkela-Jagdalpur road project - Zee News August 28, 2014
    Daily News & AnalysisOdisha CM launches Rourkela-Jagdalpur road projectZee NewsThe economic corridor from Jagdalpur to Rourkela named the Biju Expressway will pass through several impoverished and backward districts of Odisha including Koraput, Kalahandi, Nabarangapur, Nuapada, Bargarh, Sambalpur, Jharsuguda and ...Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurates Rs […]
  • M.Tech Research Fellowship Programmes at NIT Rourkela - India Today August 27, 2014
    India TodayM.Tech Research Fellowship Programmes at NIT RourkelaIndia TodayNational Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela has invited applications for M.Tech (Research) Fellowships from students, who are pursuing their M.Tech Research programme of the centre of excellence on "Orthopaedic Tissue Engineering and ...NIT Rourkela: Applications invited for […]
  • Now, Rourkela City Joins IIM Race - The New Indian Express August 26, 2014
    Now, Rourkela City Joins IIM RaceThe New Indian ExpressROURKELA: With the Centre announcing to set up a new Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Odisha, members of Rourkela Jagaran Manch (RJM), a local organisation, on Monday took out a rally demanding establishment of the proposed institute at ... […]
  • Jumbos park themselves near Rourkela temple - Times of India August 25, 2014
    The New Indian ExpressJumbos park themselves near Rourkela templeTimes of IndiaROURKELA: A herd of 10 elephants was spotted near Vedvyas Temple, on the outskirts of the Steel City, early on Sunday, triggering panic among locals. Even as forest officers were busy making preparations to chase away the pachyderms, a platoon of ...Last Year's Jumbo Herd Ret […]
  • Rourkela's Rly Bane: High on Revenue, Low on Services - The New Indian Express August 22, 2014
    Rourkela's Rly Bane: High on Revenue, Low on ServicesThe New Indian ExpressPresident of Rourkela Development Steering Committee (RDSC) and Rourkela Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) Subrata Patnaik said the City's growth is not possible until it is made a separate railway division. Patnaik said proposals to form a new ... […]
  • Corporation Stalemate Keeps Rourkela Growth in Backwater - The New Indian Express August 21, 2014
    Corporation Stalemate Keeps Rourkela Growth in BackwaterThe New Indian ExpressFormer municipality chairman and Rourkela Bar Association president Ramesh Bal said due to the delay, the city is losing out on direct Central funding for mega development projects. Moreover, it is lagging behind in improving conveyance system ...and more » […]
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