Dharamgarh Sub-Jail

Koraput Circle

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Sri Salman Kujur

Superintendent Office Tel.No :06672-242651
Joined Since October 28, 2020

Area of Jail

Inner Area LandAcre-01.00
Area of Jail Garden/Outer Area LandAcre-02.13
Total Jail Area LandAcre-03.13

Address of Jail

At/PO- Dharamgarh,
Dist- Kalahandi,
PIN-766015 (Odisha)


Sub-Jail, Dharamgarh was established in the year 1957 in the district of Kalahandi with schedule capacity of 88 prisoner consisting 77 Male and 11 Female prisoners. The jail is situated in the heart of Dharamgarh NAC, a prime town in the district of Kalahandi. It is situated in the west of Kalahandi’s main town Bhawanipatna. It is one of the oldest jail of Odisha.

History of Jail

Sub-Jail, Dharamgarh was established in the year 1957 just after the independence of India from British rule.

Sanction Strength of Prisoners

Prisoners TypeActual StrengthPresent StrengthVacant
Male 77 98 00
Female 11 02 09
Total 88 100 09


  • Food to the Prisoners is being provided as per govt. rule
  • The inmates are provided with Colour TV with Dish, Ludo, Carrom, Volly Ball etc. for their entertainment
  • The prime objective for reformation of prisoners for their reclamation with society after their release from prison are made through spiritual and moral learnings
  • Besides this social and medical care are also provided to the inmates

Important Places

  • Maa Manikeshwari Temple
  • Bhawanipatna

Staff Pattern

Jail Medical Officer 01
Jailor-Cum-Superintendent 01
Asst. jailor 01
Sub Asst. Jailor 01
Pharmacist 01
Chief Warder 02
Warder 08
Female Warder 02
Sweeper 01