INTRODUCTION:

    The Jeypore (R&B) Division covers a part of the Koraput District specially Jeypore, Kundra, Kotpad and Borigumma Blocks of Civil Sub Division, Jeypore for Construction and Maintenance of Roads and Buildings of Urban areas under of Works Department. There are 496.72 Kms of roads under different categories in the jurisdiction of this Division. Out of 496.72 Km, 169.41Km of roads are in Koraput District. This was born as a Sub-Division and subsequently converted to a Division during 1982 for looking after construction & maintenance of Road, Bridge & Building Projects of both Koraput and Nabarangpur District.

At present it is functioning effectively with its Four Sub-Divisions & Nine Sections at different places .

  1. Jeypore (R&B) Sub Division, Jeypore
  2. Construction (R&B) Sub Division, Sunabeda
  3. Nabarangpur (R&B) Sub Division, Nabarangpur
  4. Umerkote (R&B) Sub Division, Umerkote

This Division maintains total 496.72 Km of road consisting of SH, MDR, & ODR in both Districts. Such as :-

CategoryKoraput DistrictNabarangpur District Total
State Highway 18.00 Km 67.50 Km 85.50Km
Major District Road 28.00 Km 55.50 Km 83.50 Km
Other District Road 123.41 Km 204.31 Km 327.72 Km
Total 169.41 Km 327.31 Km 496.72 Km

This division has got the distinction of extending its sincere service and participation to address to the problems at district level and has been working in coordination with other Departments to achieve the common goals of district administration from the day of its formation.