Kandhamal is a district in Odisha state of India.


Kandhamal has many good schools for education and follwing are popular schools among students.


Kandhamal has many good hospitals for treatment and follwing are popular among people.


Kandhamal has many good banks for financial services and follwing are popular among people.

Kandhamal District

Kandhamal is one of the 30 districts of Odisha, spread in an area of 8021 square kilometers. It is divided into 17 Tehsils and 12 blocks. As on 25th March 2023, the current population of Kandhamal district is 8.09 lakhs, which includes urban population of 79.7 thousands and rural population of 7.29 lakhs. The sex ratio of district is 1037 females per 1000 males. There are 1.9 lakhs houses in the district which means every household has around 4 members. There are around 1.1 lakhs teenagers in district. It has literacy rate of 55% which means around 4.41 lakhs persons can read and write. The district has working population of 3.92 lakhs. Total 1.27 lakhs people belonging to scheduled caste and 4.33 lakhs scheduled tribe people live in the district.

Tehsils in Kandhamal district

Kandhamal district has total 17 Tehsil.

Blocks in Kandhamal district

Kandhamal district has total 12 blocks.

Kandhamal Zilla Parishad

Smt. Akankshya Pradhan is the President (Adhyaksha) of Zilla Parishad Kandhamal, who can be contacted at email address kandhamalzp@gmail.com and mobile number 88955xxx70. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is Sri Biswaranjan Naik, who can be reached at email address ori-dphulbai@nic.in and mobile number 94382xxx82. The office address is Drda, Kandhamal, Odisha, Pincode - 762001. You can reach there by taking a bus till Phulbani bus stop which is less than a km away. The office has internet facility.Kandhamal Zilla Parishad consists of total 12 Panchayat Samiti.