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On the bank of river Jonk is place of uncommon scenic charms. Engirdled on all sides by green clad hills. It holds in its bosom and irrigation project and culture dating back to pre-Christian era at Manikgarh.This is the Dam site of the Upper Jonk Irrigation Project situated at a distance of 20Km from the Dist Hqr. This place is also famous for YOGESWAR TEMPLE. This place has the potential of a tourist centre in future. There is a lot of scope for Boating in the Reservoir of the U.J.I.P. It has also been planned to start the Dist Museum and Pantha Nivas at the Dam site.

District Headquarter : Nuapada
State Capital : Bhubaneswar
Nearest Railway Station : Nuapada
Nearest Airport : Raipur
How to Reach :  
By Rail Nearest railhead is Kantabanji on S.E.Rly-75 Kms. By Road 110 Kms. From Bhawanipatna Via-Khariar, 110 Kms from Nuapada and 40 Kms. from Khariar-connected by and all weather Road.
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Contact Person : Shri Surendra Lima (District Tourist Officer)
Contact Person Phone : 06678225348
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Last updated on: 01-11-2013

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