Nalco

Nalco NagarNalco Nagar is situated in Angul district of Odisha. NALCO (National Aluminium Company Ltd.) is the largest Aluminium producer of Asia. Its capacity is about 3,45,000 tonnes of aluminium per annum. At Angul, two sections of this plant are in operation: Smelter Plant and Captive Power Plant. It has won many awards including Navaratna for its performance.

Nalco Nagar is a green and beautiful place to live in. It is maintained well by NALCO. There are lots of parks and hangouts to chill and relax. Clubs and Community Centers are there for recreation activities. NALCO is operating its own hospital inside Nalco Nagar. Two major schools , Delhi Public School and Saraswati Vidya Mandir are situated near to the place to provide education to boys and girls of Nalco Nagar. The places neighbouring Nalco Nagar has also developed a lot due to support from NALCO.

How to reach there?
Nalco Nagar is connected to all major towns to Odisha through National Highway No. 42. Bus transport is easily available from major towns including capital city Bhubaneswar. You can also reach there by Train. Angul and Talcher are the two nearby stations of Nalco Nagar.

Where to stay?
Nalco Nagar has two guest houses for employees of NALCO. For outsiders hotels are situated nearby, though they are not big star hotels.

Fairs & Festivals
The biggest festival of Nalco Nagar is Biswakarma Puja. During this occasion people from outside the town also visit to enjoy the festival. Apart from this, Rath Yatra, Durga Puja, Laxmi Puja and Ganesh Puja are also celebrated.