Sub-Divisions in Cachar district:

About Cachar district:

Cachar is a district in Assam state, India. The total area of the district is 3,786 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1736319 living in houses, among them male population is 886616 and female population is 849703. Sex ratio of the district is 959 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 79.34%.

Cachar district vehicle registration code is AS 11. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Cachar.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • for connected load up to 5 KW - 1 to 120 units = Rs.4.95 per unit, 121 to 240 units = Rs.6.25 per unit, 241 and above units = Rs.7.25 per Unit
  • for connected load more than 5 KW - 1 and above units = Rs.7.53 per unnit
Important Festivals of the district:

Bihu, Durga Puja, Eid ul-Fitr, Bwisagu, Bushu, Me-Dam-Me-Phi, Ali-Aye-Ligang, Rongker, Kherai, Garja, Awnkham Gwrlwi Janai, Chojun/Swarak, Sokk-erroi, Hacha-kekan, Hapsa Hatarnai, Porag, Bathow, Wangala are the major festivals celebrated in Cachar district.

Cachar Cuisine:

Apo (drink), Bora saul, Garcinia pedunculata, Jolpan, Khardwi, Ouu khatta, Paederia foetida, Panta bhat, Pitha, Posola, Sulai are few of the many varieties of Cachar.

Top tourist places in Cachar:

Places of interest in Cachar:

Maibong, Hajo, Khaspur, Jatinga, Umrangshu, Sri Kancha Kanti Devi Temple, Maniharan Tunnel, Kachari Fort, Hindustan Paper Corporation Ltd.,Martyrsí Tomb are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Assam Tea, rice, rapeseed, mustard seed, jute, potato, sweet potato, banana, papaya, areca nut, sugarcane and turmeric are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Cachar district:

Insurance Companies in Cachar:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance - Hailakandi Road, Silchar , Third floor, Giri Bhawan, Near Green View hospital,, Hailakandi Road, N S venue, Silchar, Cachar, Silchar, Assam 788005
  • National Insurance ,Capital Travels Bldg, Club Rd., Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd. , rangirkhari, Rishiaurbindo Sarani, 1st Floor, Opposite green View Nursing Home, Near kunjalata Marriage Hall, Cachar, Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd ,Jaganath Apartment, 2ND Floor , Hospital Road, Silchar, District - Cachar, Assam 788005
  • Life Insurance Corporation of India Office ,Central Rd, Tarapur, Silchar, Assam 788006
  • Kotak Life Insurance ,Rangirkhari, Silchar Shobhana Super Market Holding no.34/1,2nd floor, Silchar, Assam 788005

Lawyers (Advocates) in Cachar:

  • Shri C Bhaterjee ,Dictrict Bar Assoiation Sichar, Silchar - 788001

Blood banks in Cachar:

  • Silchar Medical College And Hospital Blood Bank ,Silchar Medical College Hospital,Ghungoor, Silchar
  • Blood Bank Red Cross Children Hospital , Indian Red Cross Children Hospital,Silchar

Trading companies in Cachar:

  • ICICIDirect ,POLICE BAZARTRUNK ROAD SILCHARDistrict:Cachar,ASPostcode:788002
  • SEETA PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT LTD ,3RD FLOOR MUNSHI COMPLEXGOPALGANJ SILCHARDistrict:Cachar,ASPostcode:788001
  • PRL STOCK and SHARE BROKERS PVT. LTD ,2ND FLOOR, SWARUPA COMPLEX,JANIGANJDistrict:Cachar,ASPostcode:788001
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING Ltd ,JUTHIKANARSINGTOLADistrict:Cachar,ASPostcode:788001
  • EUREKA STOCK and SHARE BROKING SERVICES Ltd ,SARWAM 1ST FLOORJANIGANJ BAZAR SILCHARDistrict:Cachar,ASPostcode:788001
  • EUREKA STOCK and SHARE BROKING SERVICES Ltd ,SARWAM 1ST FLOORJANIGANJ BAZAR SILCHARDistrict:Cachar,ASPostcode:788001

Hotels in Cachar:

  • The Cachar Club Co Ltd , NH 54, Club Road, Silchar, District Cachar, Assam 788001
  • HOTEL J.C. INTERNATIONAL , Circuit House Road, Tarapur, Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Hotel Ellora , Club Road, Silchar, Cachar, Assam 788001
  • Hotel Borail View , NH 53, Tarapur, Silchar, Assam 788007
  • Hotel Rose Valley , UP Road, Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Kalpataru Hotel,Circuit House Road, Tarapur, Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Riya Palace , NH 53, Gandhi Bagh, Tarapur, Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Parijat Hotel & Restaurant , Vijoyshree Complex, Trunk Road,, Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Sudakshina Hotel , Meherpur, Birbal Bazar, Silchar, Assam 788015
  • The Landmark Hotel , Memberís Council Hostel Road, Haflong, Assam 788819
  • Sewak Lodge ,Panpatty, Near Durga Mandap, Premtola Point, Silchar, Assam 788001
  • Hotel Nakshatra , Silchar Road, Karimganj, Assam 788710

Theatres in Cachar district:

  • Eylex Cinema - Goldhighi Shopping Mall, Janiganj Bazar, Kanakpur, Central Road, Silchar
  • Gold Cinema - Entertainment Plaza, Barak Cha Sramik Union Building Complex,Sadarghat Road,Silchar,Assam,788001

Demographics:

Sub-Division in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Katigora 102,504 52,885 49,619
Lakhipur 48,547 24,527 24,020
Silchar 136,961 69,680 67,281
Sonai 139,434 70,971 68,463
Udarbond 140,331 72,077 68,254
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 3
2 Axis Bank 2
3 Bank Of Baroda 1
4 Bank Of India 1
5 Canara Bank 2
6 Central Bank Of India 7
7 Corporation Bank 1
8 Dena Bank 1
9 HDFC Bank 1
10 ICICI Bank Limited 3
11 IDBI Bank 2
12 Indian Bank 1
13 Indian Overseas Bank 3
14 Indusind Bank 1
15 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
16 Punjab National Bank 3
17 State Bank Of India 27
18 Union Bank Of India 1
19 United Bank Of India 21
20 YES Bank 2