Koraput Circle Jail

Koraput Circle

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Sri Birendranath Mahalik

Superintendent Office Tel.No :06852-251264
Joined Since January 4, 2021

Area of Jail

Inner Area Land5.790 acres
Area of Jail Garden/Outer Area LandAc. 7.860 dec./ 6.024 Ac
Total Jail Area Land19.674 acres

Address of Jail

Senior Superintendent, Circle Jail, Koraput
At:- Bada Lane, Post/Dist:- Koraput-764020


During the reign of Britisher this Jail was established in 1908 which is presently situated in the heart of the Koraput Town. This Jail has been declared as Circle Jail since the year 2012. One can easily reach this Jail from Railway station covering about 03 K.M and 01 K.M. from Bus stand.

History of Jail

This Content of the History part from the respective prison has been not provided

Sanction Strength of Prisoners

Prisoners TypeActual StrengthPresent StrengthVacant
Male 495 629 00
Female 24 21 03
Total 519 650 03


  • Medical Aid facilities
  • Educational facilities through IGNOU and
  • Swakhyar Abhijan- to literate the illiterate inmates inside the Jail.
  • Canteen facilities for inmates.

Important Places

  • HAL-Hindustan aeronautics Limited
  • NALCO, Damanjodi
  • Deomali Mountain Peak
  • Kolab Dam
  • Sabar Srikshetra (Jagannath Temple)
  • Gupteswar Temple
  • Duduma Waterfalls (Hydro electric power house)

Staff Pattern

Sr. Superintendent 01
Jail Medical Officer 01
Jailor 01
Prison Welfare Officer 01
Asst. Jailor 04
Sub-Asst. Jailor 04
Pharmacist 01
Clerk 01
Clerk (Welfare Sec.) 01
Junior Stenographer 01
Chief Warder 09
Warder (Male) 76
Female Warder 10
Teacher 01
Weaving Instructor 01
Dyeing Mystery 01
Peon 01
Sweeper 02
Ambulance Driver 01
Accountant 01