District Investment Promotion Agencies

What is DIPA

Odisha has had significant industrial development over the last two decades. The increase in investment to the state necessitates higher emphasis and facilitation for quick development of linked infrastructure facilities at a district level. In view of this, the Government of Odisha is setting up District Investment Promotion Agencies (DIPA) in each of the 30 Districts across the state. The District Collector shall be supported by a team of professionals at DIPA for investment facilitation, project monitoring and aftercare.

DIPA Members

DIPAs shall be chaired by the District Collector with the following constituent members

  • ADM, Revenue
  • Superintendent of Police
  • EE, Works Department
  • EE, Rural Development Department
  • District representative from Water Resources Dept
  • District representative from Energy Department
  • District Labour Officer
  • Divisional Forest Officer
  • Regional Director, OSPCB
  • Representative from IDCO
  • GM, DIC
  • Any other member, as deemed fit by the District Collector on need basis

Key Roles

  • Land bank identification and development
  • Facilitation & handholding of the industries
  • Investment promotion activities depending on the local sectoral strengths of respective districts
  • Advocacy for industrial infrastructure development such as roads, power supply, water supply etc.
  • Ensuring resolution of grievances and responding to the queries of potential investors

Scope of DIPA

  • Support to District Collectors on DLSWCA & DLFC meetings
  • Preparation of district investment guide
  • District specific investment promotion initiatives
  • Investment facilitation support for industries
  • Support in site selection for industrial projects
  • Aftercare services
  • Identification of suitable land in the districts for industries


SAMIR MOHANTY Operations Manager BHUBANESWAR 9090091091 dipaops@investodisha.org
BRAHMANANDA SAHOO Team Lead ANGUL 8260780987 dipa.angul@investodisha.org
SURYA NARAYAN PATI Investement Promotion Expert ANGUL 9040319131 dipa.angul@investodisha.org
KALU CHARAN PATTANAIK After Care Relationship Expert ANGUL 7008011503 dipa.angul@investodisha.org
DEBESH MISHRA After Care Relationship Expert BALASORE 8658105562 dipa.balasore@investodisha.org
JAYPRAKASH SWAIN Investement Promotion Expert BALASORE 9090030604 dipa.balasore@investodisha.org
HARSHIT SINGH After Care Relationship Expert GANJAM 9979909653 dipa.ganjam@investodisha.org
SANTOSH KUMAR RANA Team Lead GANJAM 9937915695 dipa.ganjam@investodisha.org
SOVAN DASH Investement Promotion Expert GANJAM 9437182860 dipa.ganjam@investodisha.org
R.MAYURESH KUMAR Team Lead JAGATSINGHPUR 9938606016 dipa.jagatsinghpur@investodisha.org
PRITISH BHARAT DAS After Care Relationship Expert JAGATSINGHPUR 8984708200 dipa.jagatsinghpur@investodisha.org
SUBHASISA KHANDUAL Investement Promotion Expert JAGATSINGHPUR 9439857857 dipa.jagatsinghpur@investodisha.org
SYED RAFI AHMED Team Lead JAJPUR 9937356002 dipa.jajpur@investodisha.org
HARIHAR SAHOO Investement Promotion Expert JAJPUR 7008344742 dipa.jajpur@investodisha.org
SUSNATA MOHANTY After Care Relationship Expert JAJPUR 9777784777 dipa.jajpur@investodisha.org
MANORANJAN DAS After Care Relationship Expert JHARSUGUDA 8249388821 dipa.jharsuguda@investodisha.org
SUBRAT KUMAR SWAIN Team Lead JHARSUGUDA 9439165612 dipa.jharsuguda@investodisha.org
GOURI SHANKAR GIRI Investement Promotion Expert KEONJHAR 9437224296 dipa.keonjhar@investodisha.org
SUJIT SETHI Team Lead KEONJHAR 9437190583 dipa.keonjhar@investodisha.org
TAPAN PADHI After Care Relationship Expert KEONJHAR 8917398445 dipa.keonjhar@investodisha.org
SIBA PRASAD SAHOO Investement Promotion Expert RAYAGADA 8908631286 dipa.rayagada@investodisha.org
PRATAP SAHOO After Care Relationship Expert RAYAGADA 8802137156 dipa.rayagada@investodisha.org
NAYAN KUMAR JOSHI Investement Promotion Expert SAMBALPUR 9488460906 dipa.sambalpur@investodisha.org
SOURAV MISHRA After Care Relationship Expert SAMBALPUR 9937244280 dipa.sambalpur@investodisha.org
PURNENDU KUMAR KABI Team Lead SAMBALPUR 9990444437 dipa.sambalpur@investodisha.org
ABHIJIT TRIPATHY After Care Relationship Expert SUNDARGARH 9324697717 dipa.sundargarh@investodisha.org
K.RAJANIKANTA Team Lead SUNDARGARH 9853330190 dipa.sundargarh@investodisha.org
SUBASIS ROUT Investement Promotion Expert SUNDARGARH 8114317275 dipa.sundargarh@investodisha.org
**Currently, DIPA is operational at Sundergarh, Ganjam, Jagatsinghpur, Sambalpur, Keonjhar, Balasore, Angul, Jharsuguda, Jajpur and Rayagada