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What is famous in Rourkela ?

Asked by RAJESH ALHAT, 21 Aug '10 02:45 pm
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In addition to Rourkela Steel Plant,Country's first Integrated Steel Plant,Rourkela has following Tourist spots:
Hanuman Vatika :The city houses the Hanuman Vatika, which is a major attraction for the locals and visitors to the town. A 75 feet (23 m) tall full-fledged Hanuman statue welcomes the visitors to the steel city.

Vedavyas :A place of natural beauty also considered a 'Tirtha', is situated 9 km away on the confluence of the rivers Shankha, Koel and Saraswati. There is also a Vedic Ashram and a Gurukula system school here. It is at this site that the epic Mahabharata was purported to have been put down on paper by Maharishi Vyas.

Mandira Dam :Mandira Dam is situated about 25 km from the city. The reservoir is almost as old as the Steel Plant in Rourkela. It was built to support the irrigation requirements of about 50 surrounding villages. But as of today, it is the source of water to nearly 250 villages around Rourkela.
Khandadhar :The 244 m High Khandadhar is 1 ...more
Answered by sudhanshu sekhar panda, 13 Oct '10 10:06 am

 
  
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It has a big steel plant of SAIL.
Answered by provu rai, 28 Dec '10 10:48 am

 
  
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SAIL Steel plant.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 21 Aug '10 02:53 pm

 
  
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