Chhend Colony

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Chhend Colony
neighbourhood
Chhend.colony.rourkela.jpg
Nickname(s): 
Chhend
Chhend Colony is located in Odisha
Chhend Colony
Chhend Colony
Location in Odisha, India
Coordinates: 22°14′N 84°50′E / 22.24°N 84.83°E / 22.24; 84.83Coordinates: 22°14′N 84°50′E / 22.24°N 84.83°E / 22.24; 84.83
Country India
StateOdisha
DistrictSundargarh
Area
 • Total24 km2 (9 sq mi)
Elevation
219 m (719 ft)
Population
(2010)
 • Total2,05,000
 • Density90/km2 (200/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialOdia
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
769015
Telephone code91 661
Vehicle registrationOD-14(OR-14 before 2012)
Chhend Colony Sunset view

Chhend Colony is a mixed income group commercial-cum-residential area in the West Rourkela, of Sundergarh district. Chhend Colony of Rourkela is situated in Trans Urban area of Rourkela. It is most known for the Management college of Rourkela Institute of Management Studies & Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Rourkela.

Overview[edit]

Chhend Colony comprises Kalinga Vihar, Gopabandhu Nagar, and Madhusudan Nagar and is close to Rourkela Airstip and Rourkela Steel Plant. The area is famous for the private residential plot's and Management Institute of Rourkela Institute of Management Studies, Pharmacy College of Kanak Manjari Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Universities of Biju Patnaik University of Technology. The area is one of the most populous colony of the Rourkela city with a population of around 3.5 lakhs.[1]

Residential colonies[edit]

  • Kalinga Vihar
  • Gopabandhu Nagar
  • Madhusudan Nagar
  • Tisco Colony
  • Saraswati Colony
  • Kalyani Naggar
  • Phase II
  • Co operative colony
  • Kaushalya Vihar.
  • Kishan tola.

Education[edit]

Nearest station[edit]

Stations Distance
Rourkela Railway Station 5 km
Rourkela Bus Stand 8 km

Panposh railway Station

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rourkela Tourism Guide Book