Gudari, Rayagada

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Gudari
town
Gudari is located in Odisha
Gudari
Gudari
Location in Odisha, India
Gudari is located in India
Gudari
Gudari
Gudari (India)
Coordinates: 19°21′N 83°47′E / 19.35°N 83.78°E / 19.35; 83.78Coordinates: 19°21′N 83°47′E / 19.35°N 83.78°E / 19.35; 83.78
Country India
StateOdisha
DistrictRayagada
Government
 • TypeN.A.C.
 • BodyGudari Notified Area Council
Elevation
125 m (410 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total7,000
Languages
 • OfficialOdia
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationOD 18
Websiteodisha.gov.in

Gudari is a town and a Notified Area Council (N.A.C.) in Rayagada district in the Indian state of Odisha.It is the 3rd biggest town in Rayagada District followed by Rayagada and Gunupur in 1st and 2nd .

Gudari is the parent village for around 100 of its small villages around it such as Bainaguda, siriguda, MKrai, Baliguda etc.

The quote "never judge a book by its cover " suits for this town as the village is rich in educated people and professionals.

This village had contributed and still giving birth to many Chartered Accountants, doctors, lawyers, engineers, MBAs, MCAs, Diploma holders, Teachers etc..

Geography[edit]

Gudari is located at 19°21′N 83°47′E / 19.35°N 83.78°E / 19.35; 83.78.[1] It has an average elevation of 125 metres (410 feet).

Gudari is a town and a Notified Area Council (NAC) in Rayagada district in the Indian state of Odisha.[2] This town is known for its natural environment,[citation needed] and is surrounded by rivers, trees, hills. During rainy season it becomes like an island.[citation needed] Gudari is connected with the outer world throughout the year. This place is known for Maa Manikeswari temple. It is the 3rd biggest town in Rayagada District followed by Rayagada and Gunupur in 1st and 2nd. One of the best places where a conglomeration of Oriya and Telugu culture is found.

A science college is there for intermediate students. The Vamsadhara River flows through the town of Gudari. A number of temples such as Lord Shiva, Kanak Durga, Kanika Parameswai, lord Venketeswar, Bhandar Gharani, Lord Krishna, lord Jagannath in the town shows the tradition and belief towards God and a bless for the people of Gudari.

Demographics[edit]

Gudari Hanging Bridge

As of Latest India census,[3] Gudari had a population of 16,708. It constitutes of 14 Panchayats around the town. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Gudari has an average literacy rate of 60%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 51%. In Gudari, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age. Agriculture, state government services and business plays as major source of income for the people of Gudari

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Gudari
  2. ^ "NACs of Odisha". odishabook.com/. Retrieved 22 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.