About Raigarh district:

Raigarh is a district in Chhattisgarh state, India. The total area of the district is 5,031 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1493627 living in houses, among them male population is 749439 and female population is 744188. Sex ratio of the district is 991 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 73.26%.

Raigarh district vehicle registration code is CG 13. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Raigarh.


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 Raigarh district.

Raigarh 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 Raigarh.

Top tourist places in Raigarh:

Places of interest in Raigarh:

Ram Jharna, Balaji Temple, Raigarh Fort, gomarda wildlife sanctuary, radha krishna mandir, Shani Mandir, Hanuman Temple, Shri Sai Mandir, Budhimai Mandir, Durga Mandir, Ramniwas Talkies, Shayam Talkies 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 Raigarh district:

Insurance Companies in Raigarh:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Raigarh:

Blood banks in Raigarh:

  • Opjhrc Blood Bank ,OP Jindal Hospital Inn Raigarh
  • Sewa Blood Bank , Sawadia Complex, Opp Of Kirodimal, District HospitalRaigarh
  • District Hospital Blood Bank ,Raigarh

Trading companies in Raigarh:

Hotels in Raigarh:

  • Hotel Trinity Grand, Opp. Gajanand Puram Colony Bypass, Kotra Rd, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Ans International , Jagatpur, Dhimrapur road, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Jindal Regency , Jagatpur, Dhimrapur Road, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Sunshine Hotel , Beside Ganga Nursing Home, Dhimrapur Road, Jagatpur, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Pink Pearl , Jindal Road, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Shreshtha, Jindal Road, Bhagwanpur, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Pathik, Agrasen Colony, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Saket Heritage, Sattigudi Chowk, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Rajshree Residency, Agrasen Colony, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Season-4 , INRONT OF AGRASEN BHAWAN GANDHI CHOWK, Station Road, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Johal Palace,Darogapara, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh 496001
  • Hotel Sagarika International, Hotel Sagarika International, near dhimrapur chowk, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh

Theatres in Raigarh district:

  • RK Cineplex - Atal Chowk, Raigarh

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Baramkela 138,872 69,772 69,100
Gharghoda 69,970 34,501 35,469
Kharsia 131,688 65,444 66,244
Lailunga 122,405 60,906 61,499
Pusour 135,055 67,874 67,181
Raigarh 157,285 79,871 77,414
Sarangarh 214,649 106,744 107,905
Tamnar 97,975 49,342 48,633
Udaipur (Dharamjaigarh) 192,676 96,031 96,645
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 3
3 Axis Bank 2
4 Bank Of Baroda 3
5 Bank Of India 1
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 3
8 Central Bank Of India 8
9 Corporation Bank 1
10 Dena Bank 2
11 HDFC Bank 1
12 ICICI Bank Limited 2
13 IDBI Bank 2
14 Indian Bank 1
15 Indian Overseas Bank 4
16 ING Vysya Bank 1
17 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
18 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
19 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
20 Punjab National Bank 10
21 State Bank Of India 28
22 Syndicate Bank 1
23 UCO Bank 1
24 Union Bank Of India 4
25 United Bank Of India 3
26 Vijaya Bank 1