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Barabari Fort

Barabari Fort

Description :


The ruins of Barabati Fort with its moat and gate and the earthen mounded of the nine-storied palace of the Ganga dynasty lie on the bank of the river Mahanadi as the silent witness of the vicissitudes of Odishan history. Another item of interest is the Barabati stadium adjacent to the fort. The stadium with its impressive structures covers an area of twenty-five acres and affords sitting capacity for thirty-five thousand persons. Its delightful soft green turn hums almost daily with programmes of sport events and cultural functions. The installation of Flood light system is another attraction of Barabati Stadium. Nearly is the ultramodern Jawaharlal Nehru Air-conditioned Indoor Stadium having a sitting capacity for 6,000 person.

District Headquarter : Cuttack
State Capital : Odisha
Nearest Railway Station : Cuttack
Nearest Airport : Bhubaneswar
How to Reach :  
By Road and Rail
Best Time : September to February
Contact Person : Rina Rath (Tourist Officer)
Contact Person Phone : 0671-2305225
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Last updated on: 06-08-2014

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