The Sahid Smruti Stamba is situated at the bank of the river Tuni near Papadahandi. During Quit India Movement on August 24, 1942, 19 freedom fighters died while fighting with British soldiers during the march towards Dabugam under the leadership of Madhab Pradhani. To keep it in memory of them Sahid Stamba was constructed and every year on 24th August Sahid Divas is observed. The spot till commemorates the freedom loving people of bygone era.
How to Reach Sahid Smruti Stamba of Nabarangpur
Sahid Smrutistamba is 12 Kms away from Nabarangpur. One can hire taxi from Nabarangpur to reach Sahid Smruti Stamba. Regular bus services are available to Nabarangpur from major cities of Odisha.