Sri Manoranjan Pratihari. O.J.SSuperintendent Office Tel.No :06671-230414
Area of Jail
|Inner Area Land||2.802 Ac|
|Area of Jail Garden/Outer Area Land||8.775 Ac|
|Total Jail Area Land||11.577 Ac|
Address of Jail
District Jail, Bhawanipatna
District_ Kalahandi (odisha)
Telephone No- 06671-230414
Email Id- bhawanipatnajail[dot]od[at]nic[dot]in
The Jail at Bhawanipatna is one of the District Prisons of Odisha under Home (Jails) Department. It is situated in the district of Kalahandi and comes under the Koraput Circle. The Jail is being managed by a regular Superintendent under the administrative control of D.G. of Prisons, Odisha.
History of Jail
The District Jail, Bhawanipatna was established in the year 1936 during the reign of His Highness Maharaja Mohan Deo of ‘NAGABANSI” dynasty. The present Jail building is situated in the heart of Bhawanipatna town and adjacent to NH (National Highway) No 26.
Sanction Strength of Prisoners
|Jail Medical Officer||01|
|Prison Welfare Officer||01|