About Katni district:

Katni is a district in Madhya Pradesh state, India. The total area of the district is 4,947 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1291684 living in houses, among them male population is 663064 and female population is 628620. Sex ratio of the district is 990 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 43.3%.

Katni district vehicle registration code is MP 21. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Katni (Murwara).

Electricity board in Madhya Pradesh:

  • Regulatory Commission - Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission
  • Generating Companies - Madhya Pradesh Power Generating Company Limited (MPGCL)
  • Transmission Companies - Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission Corporation Limited (MPPTCL), Madhya Pradesh State Load Despatch Centre (MPSLDC)
  • Distribution Companies - Madhya Pradesh Paschim Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Limited (MPPKVVCL), Madhya Pradesh Poorv Kshetra Vidyut Vitran Company Limited (MPPKVVC), Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Limited (MPMKVVCL)

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.65 per unit
  • 51 to 100 units = Rs.4.35 per unit
  • 101 to 300 units = Rs.5.60 per unit
  • 301 and above units = Rs.6.10 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Khajuraho Festival of Dance, Tansen Music Festival, Shivratri Mela, Pachmarhi, Navratri Festival, Ujjain, Chethiyagiri Vihara Festival, Sanchi, Madai, Dussehra/Vijay Dashmi, Diwali, Bahgoriya, The Fair of Nagaji, Nimar Utsav, Ameer Khan Festival, Dhrupad Samaroh, Malwa Utsava Ujjain and Indore, Shab-I-Barat, Krishna Janamashtmi are the major festivals celebrated in Katni district.

Katni Cuisine:

Bhutte ki Khees, Poha, Dal Bhafla, Jalebi, Khurma, Shrikhand, Malpua, Kophrapak, Roghan Josh, Korma, Seekh Kebab, Achari Gosht, Shami kebab, Saboodana ( Pearl Sago) Khichdi, Bhopali Paan, Chhola Burger, Garoda Chat, Mawa-bati, Gulab Jamuns are few of the many varieties of Katni.

Top tourist places in Katni:

Places of interest in Katni:

Maa Vaishnav Devi Dhaam, Vijayraghavgarh Fort, Kamakandla Fort, Vishnu Varah Temple Karanpur, Radha Krishna Temple, Roopnath Dhaam, Badera Chaturyug Dham, Jagriti Park, Suramya Park, Neeraj Cineplex are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

paddy, wheat, maize, jowar, gram, tur, urad, moong, soybean, groundnut, mustard, cotton and sugarcane are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Hotels in Katni:

  • Hotel Shyam Ji,Jagdish Pura, Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh 461001
  • Hotel Narmada Glory,Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh
  • Hotel Balaji Inn,Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh 461001
  • Hotel Krishna Lodge,Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh 461001
  • Hotel Palash Residency,Anand Nagar, Hoshangabad, Ankita Nagar Rd, Narayan Nagar, Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh 461001
  • Hotel Madan Palace,Railway Station Rd, Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh 461001
  • Platinum Hotel & Restaurant Itarsi,Nh-69, Hoshangabad Road,, Raisalpur, NH 69, Madhya Pradesh 461111
  • The Mark Hotel And Club, NH-12, Hoshangabad Road, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462026
  • Hotel Alka,Near Railway Station, Hoshangabad, Pipariya, Madhya Pradesh 461775
  • Hotel Rajmahal,461001, Itwara Bazar, Jagdish Pura, Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh 461001

Theatres in Katni district:

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 4
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 1
4 Bank Of Baroda 4
5 Bank Of India 2
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 1
8 Central Bank Of India 13
9 Dena Bank 2
10 HDFC Bank 1
11 ICICI Bank Limited 1
12 IDBI Bank 2
13 Indian Overseas Bank 1
14 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
15 Punjab National Bank 1
16 State Bank Of India 27
17 Syndicate Bank 2
18 Union Bank Of India 3
19 United Bank Of India 1
20 Vijaya Bank 1