Rourkela is a city in Odisha. The city is encompassed by a scope of slopes and surrounded by waterways. The name "Rourkela" signifies "Our Village" in the nearby lingo of Sadri dialect talked by the tribals here. Rourkela is one of the most established urban communities of Odisha that has a tremendous culture and characteristic legacy.
In the year 1931 Rourkela was proclaimed as the urban town. It is situated in Sundergarh region of Odisha. The zone of Rourkela is 200 square kilometers around. The territory close Rourkela is rich in press mineral consequently a steel plant is arranged in Rourkela. Rourkela is arranged in a sloping locale.