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About Us

The village Panchayat of Rachol comprises of two revenue villages that is Praca de Rachol and Ilha de Rachol and having five wards. Village having total 451 numbers of households and 2085 total population having geographical area of 211.2657 hec. It is believed that Ilha de Rachol which is now part of Rachol was earlier a piece of land surrounded by water. About 500years ago during the Portuguese rule this piece of land was connected by construction of bhand and access to the main village of Raia was through the paddy  field in due case the land was occupied by the tribal people namely gawdas (Christain) and accordingly the traditional houses was constructed in line of common wall houses.

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