About Chatrapur

Chatrapur is City Headquarter of Ganjam District and is one of the most important cities of Odisha. The city is very well connected to rest of Odisha as well as rest of India via train and road services. It is located approximately 137 kms away from capital city of Bhubaneswar and has availability of all major services.

About Chatrapur
Chatrapur Railway Station

Economy of Chatrapur

Both service and industrial sectors have sizeable presence, while influence of traditional agriculture sector has waned due to steady growth of urbanization. Speaking first about Industrial sector, then Chatrapur is home to one of the three industrial areas in Ganjam District. Some of the prominent industries operating here are Indian Rare Earths Limited, Zircotech Industries LTD and Hindustan Tarpauline LTD and Jayashree Chemicals Ltd. Banking industry is playing a role of torch bearer on this front. It is by far the most organized industry and also one of the highest generators of wealth and employment in this region. Banking industry’s overwhelming presence coupled with decent presence of retail, healthcare and hospitality industry makes up for a pretty vibrant Service sector.

Healthcare Services in Chatrapur

Today patients in Chatarpur can visit hospitals in and around this town. The decent presence of all hospitals is a reassuring factor that all important healthcare needs of local patients will be fully taken care off. This reassuring factor is furthered strengthened by presence of hordes of well equipped hospitals in commercial and adjoining city of Berhampur. Berhampur is located just 22 kms away from Chatrapur city, a proximity that is almost like a blessing for people of Chatrapur. It will be, however, more desirable if in near future Chatrapur has such huge number of well equipped hospitals in its own jurisdictions. Consequently reducing local patient’s dependency on all neighboring towns. As far as basic services like chemist shops and general clinics are concerned, then they had always enjoyed very good presence in this town. There good presence has always been a reassuring factor for all local people living here.

Aesharat Nursing Home Poly Clinic
Address: Chatarjee Lane, Old Bus Stand Road Berhampur, Ganjam Ho, Ganjam - 761026
Phone no: +(91)-6811-2221680, +(91)-9337000055

Paradies Nursing Home
Address: New Bus Stand Road, Berhampur University, Berhampur, Ganjam – 760007
Phone no: +(91)-680-6450260, +(91)-9238699009

Sri Ram Hospital
Address: Sales Tax Square, Berhampur-Orrisa – 760010
Phone no: +(91)-680-3291900, +(91)-9437095395

Chemist Shops in Chatrapur

Annapurna Medical Store
Address: Bazaar Square, Main Road, Chatrapur, Ganjam – 761020
Phone no: +(91)-9438187555

Parvati Ausadhalaya
Address: Main Road, Chatrapur, Ganjam – 761020
Phone no: +(91)-6811-263130

Kanti Medical Store
Address: Main Road, Chatrapur, Ganjam – 761020
Phone no: 761020

Transportation in Chatrapur

Chatrapur boosts a very reliable and robust transportation services. Especially on connectivity front this town is very well placed. It is connected literally to not just every part of Odisha, but also every part of the country as well. This coupled with the fact that decent presence of auto rickshaws across the town makes transportation services even more robust. Talking specifically about connectivity, then Chatrapur Railway Station plays immensely critical role on this front. It is situated on the East coast railway line, which is an important rail route in Eastern India. Owing to this fact it is not only directly connected to all important cities in Odisha, but also hordes of important cities located in rest of India. Some of these important cities are New Delhi, Ahmadabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Berhampur, Chennai, Cuttack, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, Puri, Vishakhapatnam, Hyderabad and Kolkata.Chatrapur’s connectivity via road is also just as good. Three important National Highways pass from nearby this city. These are National Highway 5 (Chennai – Kolkata), National Highway 59 (Gopalpur – Ahmedabad) and National Highway no 217 (Gopalpur – Raipur).

Tourist Attractions in Chatrapur

The bustling urban town of Chatrapur is located very closely to some of the scenic spots of Odisha region. Everyday hundred of local people as well as visiting tourists visit these scenic places to explore the beauty of the region.

Gopalpur Beach: One of the most beautiful and busiest beaches of Odisha state is Gopalpur Beach. It is located barely 16 kms away from Chatrapur town. This beach is just as fun filled as any other popular beaches in our country. Here you can indulge in great food, breathtaking adventure sports or you can simply keep staring at beautiful view of evening sun set. It is all in all a great place for family or anyone who wants to have carefree fun.

Tampara Lake: This scenic and very serenely calm lake is located just 2 kms away from Chatrapur town. Local and tourists visit this lake to mostly spend some time in quite or to enjoy boating. The peace and tranquility residing in and around this lake is indeed very infectious. Drawing hordes of people everyday, who are as such always desperate to seek refuge from hustle and bustle of the town life. In a way Tampara Lake is completely opposite of Gopalpur Beach.

Banking Services in Chatrapur

Today many banks are operating in and around Chatrapur. Apart from nationalized bank one can also find presence of private sector banking institutions in the region. Apart from banks, Chatrapur people can also rely on other local financial service providers like Cooperative banks. They too are present in pretty decent numbers here.

State Bank of India
Address: Main Road, Near Lic, Chatrapur Bazar, Chatrapur, Dist Ganjam 761020
Phone no: 9777539299

Andhra Bank
Address: Main Road, Chatrapur
IFSC Code: ANDB0000774
Phone no: 06811-263902

Union Bank Of India
Address: Main Road, Chhatrapur, Dist Ganjam, Chhatrapur Orissa 761020
IFSC Code: UBIN0562297
Phone no: not available

Syndicate Bank
Address: Senapati Complex, Big Bazar, Main Road, Chhatrapur - 761020
IFSC Code: SYNB0008044
Phone no: 06811-262026

Canara Bank
Address: Main Road, Ward No - 7, Holding No - 56d, Chatrapur, Dist - Ganjam, Orissa Pin – 760001
IFSC Code: CNRB0003367
Phone no: 06811-260070

Bank Of Baroda
Address: Grond Floor, Opposite Chhatrapur Co Op Bank, Main Rd, Chhatrapur, Orissa - 761020
IFSC Code: BARB0CHHATR
Phone no: 9438605114

Safety and Security in Chatrapur

Shadow of crime or criminal activities does not linger over Chatrapur. Thanks to the presence of Police Force in the area which has to a large extent were successful in curbing various unlawful activities. Owing to which local people of Chatrapur go about their lives without any fear or concerns. Police station is easily accessible to all local people. Its presence is certainly boon for law and order of this city.

Superintendent of Police
Shri Narasingha Bhol, IPS
Telephone No. 06811-263366 (O)
06811-263855 (R)
FAX : 06811-263266
E-mail ID : spgjm.odpol
Emergency Contact (DIB) : 06811-263986
http://odishapolice.gov.in/?q=node/254

Chatrapur at a glance

Country : India
State : Odisha
District : Ganjam
Elevation : 17 m (56 ft)
Languages
• Official : Oriya
Time zone : IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN : 761020[1]
Telephone code : 06811
Vehicle registration : OR-07/ OD-07


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