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Tensa is a census town in jagatsinghpur district in the Indian state of Odisha.The origins of Tensa are unknown but it is believed that Tensa used to be a tribal settlement prior to industrialization. Soon after the commissioning of Paradip Port
Iron Mines in 1960.
As of 2013[update] India census, Tensa had a population of 4236. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Tensa has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 61%. In Tensa, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
 General information
Tensa is part of Paradip SubDivision and is situated near to mahanadi river which is connected with bay iof bangle in Eastern India. Tensa is surrounded by Green Forest with mineral deposit. Tensa is located 18 kilometers from the paradip port near to Essar Steel plant and IFFCO. Tensa was developed by Engineer accousation of pipal village.
By Air: The nearest Airport is at Bhubaneswar.Bhubaneshwar is well connected to all major cities by several daily flights. By Rail: The nearest railhead is located at paradeep.There is only three trains daily to cuttack.cuttack is very well connected by rail to all major cities in India. By Road: Daily bus services link Tensa.
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.