Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting
Things to know
About Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station
This is a thermal power plant located in Chandrapur. The power plant is one of the coal based power plants of MAHAGENCO With the total capacity of 3340MW, the plant is the largest power plant in the Maharashtra. It accounts for more than 25% of Maharashtras total needs.
Attractions Near Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station
Mahakali Temple Trust Dharmashala
6.75km from Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station
Mahakali temple is important pilgrimage of Chandrapur city and many devotees visit the temple every day, especially on Tuesday. The ancient temple was built by Dhundya Ram Sah, Tribal King of Gond Dynasty around 16th century. The sculptures on the walls of Mahakali temple were outstanding blend of Tibetan and Hindu traditions.
Tadoba Andhari National Park
28.26km from Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station
Situated in the core of a reserved forest and spread in the area of 1727 sq. km. One of the largest and oldest national park, which has an endless treasure trove of large number of species of trees & plants and wildlife
Umred Pauni Karhandla Wildlife Sanctuary And Tiger Reserve
97.07km from Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station
The sanctuary is home to Tigers, Small Indian Civet Cats, Blackbucks, Sloth Bears, Leopards, Wild Dogs, Ratels, Indian Foxes, Wolves, Jackals and jungle Cats among other carnivores – if you get lucky you might rendezvous with those wild ones.
Discover More Attractions in Chandrapur, Home of Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station
The district Chandrapur was earlier known as ‘Chanda’ according to tradition and legend the name of the place was ‘Lokapura’ which was first changed to ‘ Indpur’ and subsequently to Chandrapur. During the British colonial period it was called Chanda district, which was again changed to its original name ‘Chandrapur ‘ around 1964.
Location of Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station
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