Orissa Public Service Commission (OPSC)

The Odisha Public Service Commission was constituted on 1st April, 1949 after it’s bifurcation from the former Bihar and Odisha Joint Public Service Commission.The Commission has acquired varied experiences and expertise in the matter of selection of personnel to various services of the Government of Odisha during its functioning for more than five decades. It has also gone a long way in achieving the purpose of drawing the best personnel for the public services of Odisha.

Result

http://opsc.gov.in/result.php(link is external)

Contact Details

ODISHA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
19, DR. P.K. PARIJA ROAD
CUTTACK,
ODISHA, PIN:753001

Telephon Nos : 0671 – 2305611,2304141
Fax Nos : 0671 – 2301807,2304125

E-Mail Address : [email protected](link sends e-mail)
Website : www.opsc.gov.in(link is external)

BROWSE ODISHA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION JOBS(LINK IS EXTERNAL)

About Odisha

The name Odisha is derived from Sanskrit word ‘Odra Vishaya’ or ‘Odra Desa’. Odisha is located in eastern India. Odisha was made into a separate province on 1 April 1936.

Important Facts :

  • The Jagannath temple kitchen is reputed to be the Largest kitchen in the world, with 400 cooks working around 200 hearths to feed over 10,000 people each day.
  • Odisha became the first state to enact the Lokayukta Bill law after the central act was passed in Parliament.
  • World’s highest electrified track is situated at Odisha in Jakhapura-Daitari section.
  • Largest Brackish Water Lagoon, Chilka lake in Odisha,
  • Sun Temple of Kornak is World Heritage Site.
Odisha
Statehood1 April,1936
CapitalBhubaneswar
Largest CityBhubaneswar
Chief MinisterNaveen Patnaik
GovernorGaneshi Lal
Official LanguageOdia
Area1,55,707 km^2 ( Rank = 9th )
Population41,974,218 ( Rank = 11th )
Sex Ratio979
Literacy72.87 %
State AnimalSambar Deer
State BirdIndian Roller
State FlowerAsoka
State TreeIndian fig tree
Famous DamsIndravati River – Indravati Dam

Mahanadi River – Hirakud Dam
Famous AirportsBiju Patnaik International Airport ( Bhubaneswar )
Famous StadiumsBarabati Stadium – Cuttack
Thermal Power PlantsTalcher Super Thermal Power Station

Sterlite Jharsuguda Power Station
Famous TempleKonark Sun Temple
Cities with nicknameBhubaneswar – Temple City of India
National Parks/WLSChilka wildlife Sanctuary

Similipal National Park

Bhitarkanika National Park