Located at a distance of 15 km from the district headquarter town of Angul, Purunagarh is a village in Bantala Police station. It lies besides the road to Tikarpada-Purunagarh, that has some temples. Chief among which are those dedicated to Lord Jagannath and Lord Madan Mohan. The deity of Lord Madan Mohan is held in great esteem by people of the sub-division.