About Durg district:

Durg is a district in Chhattisgarh state, India. The total area of the district is 2,238 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3343079 living in houses, among them male population is 1681521 and female population is 1661558. Sex ratio of the district is 988 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 79.06%.

Durg district vehicle registration code is CG 07. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Durg.


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 Durg district.

Durg 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 Durg.

Top tourist places in Durg:

Places of interest in Durg:

Maitri Bagh, Tandula Dam, Pasharwanath Tirth, Ganga Maiya Temple, Chandi Mandir, Shiv Mandir, Sita Maiya Temple, Uwasaggaharam Parshwa Teerth, Siyadevi Temple, Karkabhat - Megalithic Site, darshan Mungutwar, Deorbijia Temple, Kukurdev 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 Durg district:

  • Ahiwara
  • Balod
  • Bhilai
  • Bhilai Pwr Hs
  • Bhilainagar
  • Dalli Rajhara
  • Durg
  • Gundardehi
  • Kumhari
  • Kusumkasa
  • Latabor
  • Mohandi
  • Risama
  • Sikosa

Insurance Companies in Durg:

  • National Insurance ,Second Floor, Above Karnataka Bank, Near Tarun Talkies, Station Road, Durg, Chattisgarh 491001
  • Local Insurance Advisor Durg, Chhattisgarh ,Maitri Kunj, Risali, Bhilai, Durg,, Durg, Chhattisgarh 490006
  • The Oriental Insurance Company Limited , Station Road, New Deepak Nagar, Malviya Nagar, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001
  • Reliance Life Insurance Advisor - Khubchand Jain ,18/A Jain, Colony Vidhut Nagar, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001
  • The Oriental Insurance Company Limited ,Post Box No 51, Malviya Nagar, Malviya Nagar, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Durg:

  • Ashok Pandey ,Durg Utai Rd, Civil Lines, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001
  • Ajay Pandey ,Padmanabhpur, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001
  • Jagat Ram Sahu , Kasaridih Borsi Road, Kelabadi, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001
  • T P C Gupta- Advocate ,34/3, Nehru Nagar West, Vidya Vihar Colony, Nehru Nagar, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh 490020
  • Advocate D.S.Rajput , Priyadarsani Parisar West, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh 490001
  • Suraj Soni & Associates, Chartered Accountants ,Nehru Nagar, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh 490020

Blood banks in Durg:

  • Gayatri Blood Bank , Durg
  • Cm Medical College & Hospital Blood Bank ,Durg
  • District Hospital Blood Bank Durg ,Durg

Trading companies in Durg:

  • Ventura ,M/S SHARDA VINIYOGOPP SWAROOP TALKIES GURUDWAR ROADDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:491001
  • SMC Global ,SHOP NO. 27MAITRI NAGARDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:490006
  • Sharekhan ,H NO 190GAYAtrI MANDIR DURGDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:491001
  • Motilal Oswal ,ANKITA COMMUNICATIONHAtrI BAZARDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:491001
  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,SHOP NO 107C H P L DREAM HOME COMMERCIAL SMRITI NAGAR BHILAI C GDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:490020
  • ICICIDirect , Q82 ST9SHANTI NAGARDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:490023
  • ICICIDirect ,KAKOLI KUNDU WO A K KUNDU AMAL KUMAR KUMDUPLOT NO.5 STREET 15 A PRAGATI NAGAR RISALI BHILAI DURGDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:490006
  • Angel Broking ,19 PATEL COMPLEXPADAMANABHPUR DURGDistrict:Durg,CGPostcode:491001

Hotels in Durg:

  • Hotel Cambean, Kishore Plaza, Green Chowk,Station Road, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001
  • Garnet Inn, Station Road, Opposite Tarun Big Cinemas, Mohan Nagar, Durg, Chhattisgarh 491001

Theatres in Durg district:

  • New Vasant Talkies - Near Power House, Bhilai
  • Sri Venkateswara - Ge Road, Bhilai

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Balod
Bemetara 187,088 93,712 93,376
Berla 182,211 90,768 91,443
Dhamdha 204,491 102,361 102,130
Dondi 95,514 46,548 48,966
Dondi Luhara 191,366 94,142 97,224
Durg 202,730 102,363 100,367
Gunderdehi 191,287 95,182 96,105
Gurur 139,450 69,308 70,142
Nawagarh 179,944 90,246 89,698
Patan 212,061 106,147 105,914
Saja 171,949 85,642 86,307
Thanakhamria
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 8
2 Andhra Bank 4
3 Axis Bank 8
4 Bank Of Baroda 15
5 Bank Of India 9
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 8
7 Canara Bank 14
8 Central Bank Of India 8
9 Corporation Bank 4
10 DCB Bank Limited 1
11 Dena Bank 23
12 HDFC Bank 12
13 ICICI Bank Limited 7
14 IDBI Bank 8
15 Indian Bank 3
16 Indian Overseas Bank 11
17 Indusind Bank 2
18 ING Vysya Bank 1
19 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
20 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 2
21 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 8
22 Punjab And Sind Bank 4
23 Punjab National Bank 8
24 South Indian Bank 1
25 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
26 State Bank Of India 51
27 Syndicate Bank 5
28 UCO Bank 7
29 Union Bank Of India 7
30 United Bank Of India 2
31 Vijaya Bank 3
32 YES Bank 2