Nabarangapur Sub-Jail

Koraput Circle

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Sri Santosh Kumar Pattnaik

Superintendent Office Tel.No :06858-222028
Joined Since October 25, 2020

Area of Jail

Inner Area Land3.0 acres
Area of Jail Garden/Outer Area Land4.0 acres
Total Jail Area Land 7.0 acres

Address of Jail

At:-Chamuriaguda, Nabarangapur
Po:- Nabarangapur
PIN:-764059 (Odisha)


The Sub-Jail, Nabarangapur is situated at the southernmost part of Nabarangapur Headquarter adjacent to N.H. 26. It is under the administrative control of D.G. of Prisons, Odisha Bhubaneswar. However D.I.G. Prisons , Southern Range, Berhampur and Senior Superintendent Circle Jail, Koraput are the Supervising Authorities and also the Appointment -cum- Disciplinary Authorities of Guarding Staff.

History of Jail

The Sub-Jail, Nabarangapur was established in the year 1964. Earlier there was a Taluka Jail in Nabarangapur town before the establishment of this jail. It was also coming under the jurisdiction of Circle Jail, Berhampur. The total area of the Jail is 7 Acres. Earlier it was coming under the undivided Koraput District under the Judgeship of Hon’ble Court of Dist. & Sessions Judge, Koraput at Jeypore. After bifurcation now it is under the Judgeship of Hon’ble Court of Dist. & Sessions Judge, Nabarangapur.

Sanction Strength of Prisoners

Prisoners TypeActual StrengthPresent StrengthVacant
Male 139 164
Female 06 03 (1)
Total 145 167 (1)


  • Facilities like Legal-aid
  • Video Conference
  • Telephone
  • Financial Assistance to BPL family convict prisoner and Released convict prisoner
  • Various type of Recreational and correctional facilities are available at Sub-jail Nabarangapur

Important Places

  • Indravati Dam
  • the Largest Dam of Asia Continent is about 30 K.M. far away from the Nabarangapur Headquarter

Staff Pattern

Jail Medical Officer 01
Jailor 01
Asst. jailor 01
Sub Asst. jailor 01
Pharmacist 01
Chief Warder 02
Warder 08
Female Warder 02