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Koradi Near Nagpur

Located at a distance of 15 km from Nagpur, Koradi comes under the Korpana tahsil in the Chandrapur district. It is popular for its Thermal Power Station which is one among the four main power plants in Vidarbha. It became operational in the year 1974 and is being operated by Maharashtra State Power Generation Company Limited (MahaGenco) which is a subsidiary of the Maharashtra Government. 7 units are operated by the Koradi Thermal Power Station and its total power generation capacity is 1080 MW.


Koradi Training Center is also located in the Thermal Power Station. Middle and senior level engineers and other staff members of the Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. Ltd. are trained here. The training center has an experienced set of trainers and all the modern facilities to ensure that the staff at MSPGCL understands the power sector techniques thoroughly. Besides a great infrastructure, the training center also boosts of a good surrounding. There is a small pond near the training center that is surrounded with lush green trees nurtured cautiously over the years.

Tourist Places in Koradi

Though Koradi is not as big a tourist spot as various other cities and towns in Maharashtra but it draws a good number of tourists each year. The ancient Shri Mahalaxmi Devi temple situated in Koradi is one of the reasons why many people visit this place. Devotees of Mahalaxmi are seen flocking around at the temple to offer prayers. Dragon Palace Buddhist Temple, which is visited by thousands of Buddha disciples from all across the globe each year is also located close by and hence those who visit this pious temple also tend to visit Koradi to either seek accommodation here or to shop around in its markets or even to visit the religious edifices it encompasses.

Ambazari Lake

Ambazari Lake which is located at a distance of just 1.5 km from the Koradi Temple is a good place to hang out for the locals and also attracts people from the adjoining areas. A walk by its side is enough to rejuvenate a person. Since the Koradi Thermal Power Station is located here, the place is often visited by engineers, technicians and other professionals from different parts of Maharashtra as well as other places of India. Hotel Mansarover located on Koradi road is one of the preferred accommodation options for both business as well as leisure travelers who visit Koradi. Besides, there are various other hotels located in and around Koradi that offer good accommodation facility and quick service to the guests.

Koradi has developed a great deal over the last few years and is still developing. A number of schools have opened here out of which many are English medium. Wonderland High School & Kindergartens, Bhonsala Military School, Modern School and Podar International School are among the best schools based in Koradi. These schools have learned faculty members and a good infrastructure. Koradi also offers good employment opportunity. Since Nagpur is located near by and is well connected to this place via road, many people also seek job and explore business opportunities there.

Koradi also offers modern healthcare facilities. It houses quite a few hospitals that are equipped with the latest medical amenities. The transportation system of the town is also intact. People can easily commute via buses and public transport within Koradi and the adjoining areas.

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