About Bastar district:

Bastar is a district in Chhattisgarh state, India. The total area of the district is 4,030 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1411644 living in houses, among them male population is 697359 and female population is 714285. Sex ratio of the district is 1023 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 54.4%.

Bastar district vehicle registration code is CG 17. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Jagdalpur.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 40 units = Rs.3.60 per unit
  • 41 to 200 units = Rs.3.70
  • 201 to 600 units = Rs.5.20
  • 601 and above units = Rs.7.25
Important Festivals of the district:

Bastar Dussehra, Durga Pooja, Bastar Lokotsav, Madai Festival, Rajim Kumbh Mela, Pakhanjore Mela (Nara Narayan Mela) are the major festivals celebrated in Bastar district.

Bastar Cuisine:

Chawal Ke Pakoda, Dehati Vada, Muthiya, Fara, Mundiya ka pech with Tomato Red chilli chutney, Angakar and Paan Roti , Chusela, Panchratan Dal, Dubki Kadhi, Arbi Kadhi, Bhindi Kadhi, Kusli, Dhoodh Fara, Gul Ki Cha, Laouki Ka Halwa, Kamal Kakdi, Lal Bhaji, Bore Baasi, Kusli, Lavang Lata, Khurma, Sabudana ki Khichadi, Shikanji, Moong Dal Ka Halwa, Aloo Chokha, Jeera Aloo, Begun Bhaja, Dal Makhani Bukhara are few of the many varieties of Bastar.

Top tourist places in Bastar:

Places of interest in Bastar:

Chitrakot Falls, Tirathgarh Waterfalls, Dalpat Sagar Lake, Kailash and Kutumsar Caves, Kanger Valley National Park, Bhainsa Darha Lake, Anthropological Museum, Indravati National Park, Danteshwari Temple, Bhairamgarh Sanctuary, Chitradhara Falls, Mandawa Falls, Sri Venkateshwara Swami Temple are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Maize, kodo-kutki, Groundnuts, SoyBeans, Sunflower are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Bastar district:

  • Jagdalpur railway station

Insurance Companies in Bastar:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Bastar:

Blood banks in Bastar:

Trading companies in Bastar:

Hotels in Bastar:

  • Namanbastar, Chitrakoli Road, Village Palli, Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh 494001
  • Hotel Devansh Residency, Kasturba Marg, Collectorate Road, Chandni Chowk, Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh 494001
  • Hotel Reekha, Near Jagdalpur Railway Station, New Bus Stand Rd, Hikmipara, Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh 494001
  • Atithi Inn Hotel, Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh 494001
  • Laxman Avenue, Nayapara, Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh 494001

Theatres in Bastar district:

  • EOS Cinemas - Bazar Chowk, Kondagaon

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Bade Rajpur 75,919 37,370 38,549
Bakavand 149,823 74,622 75,201
Bastanar 49,334 23,704 25,630
Bastar 153,949 76,455 77,494
Darbha 79,360 38,971 40,389
Farasgaon 114,345 56,914 57,431
Jagdalpur 81,888 40,157 41,731
Keskal 170,874 83,693 87,181
Kondagaon 74,548 36,612 37,936
Lohandiguda 99,714 49,189 50,525
Makdi 92,446 45,392 47,054
Tokapal 77,505 37,573 39,932
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Andhra Bank 2
2 Axis Bank 2
3 Bank Of Baroda 6
4 Bank Of India 2
5 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
6 Canara Bank 4
7 Central Bank Of India 4
8 Dena Bank 2
9 HDFC Bank 3
10 ICICI Bank Limited 3
11 IDBI Bank 2
12 Indian Overseas Bank 3
13 Indusind Bank 1
14 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
15 Punjab National Bank 4
16 State Bank Of India 21
17 Syndicate Bank 2
18 Union Bank Of India 2