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Belghar is a small town, situated about 2555 ft above the sea level, in Kandhamal District of Orissa. It is mostly inhabited by the Kutia Kondha tribe who still follow the age old traditions of food gathering and hut dwelling. This area is also famous for cane works.

Situated amid picturesque surroundings, Belghar presents a panoramic view of the lush and rolling hills. The region is rich in wildlife and is a favorite destination for adventure trekkers. The nearby Belghar Sanctuary, noted for wild elephants, is located here.

Belghar is 158 km from Phulbani and 70 km from Baliguda.

Updated on 23rd June, 2005
District: Kandhamal


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