About Raipur district:

Raipur is a district in Chhattisgarh state, India. The total area of the district is 12,383 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 4062160 living in houses, among them male population is 2048856 and female population is 2013304. Sex ratio of the district is 984 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 75.56%.

Raipur district vehicle registration code is CG 04. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Raipur.


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 Raipur district.

Raipur 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 Raipur.

Top tourist places in Raipur:

Places of interest in Raipur:

Magneto - The Mall, Ambuja City Center Mall, Ambuja City Center Mall, Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium, Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium, Shri Rajiv Lochan Mandir, Naya Raipur Central Park, Urja Park, Shadani Darbar, MM Fun City, Ghatarani Waterfalls, Mahant Ghasidas Memorial Museum, Gandhi Udyan Park, Vivekanand Sarovar, Nandan Van Nature Center, Temple of Saint Vallabhacharya, Kevalya Dham Jain Temple, Banjari Mata Mandir, Jatmai Temple, ISKCON Raipur, Sri Sri Radha Rasbihari Temple, Dudhadari Temple, Purkhauti Muktangan, Udanti Sanctuary, Mahakoshal Art Gallery, Somnath Temple, Mahamaya Temple, Rajeev Smriti Van, Maharajabandh Lake, Colors Mall, Nagar Ghadi, City Mall, Hatkeshwar Mahadev Temple, Purani Basti, Rawat Tours & Travels Pvt Ltd, Kuleshwar Mahadev, Temple of Ramchandra, Bhuteshwar Mahadev of Gariaband, Treasure Island, RK Mall, Other Outdoor Activities (1), Spas (1), Gift & Speciality Shops (2), Karbeshwar Temple, Shivani 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 Raipur district:

  • Arand
  • Arang Mahanadi
  • Baikunth
  • Bhatapara
  • Bhatgaon
  • Chataud
  • Hathbandh
  • Kendri
  • Lakhna
  • Lakholi
  • Mandhar
  • Mandir Hasaud
  • Marauda
  • Nipania
  • Raipur City
  • Raipur R-V Bloc
  • Rajim
  • Saraswati Nagar
  • Siliari
  • Tilda
  • Urkura
  • Wrs Colony Halt
  • Wrs Colony

Insurance Companies in Raipur:

  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,G E Road,, Shop No. 412-413, 4th Floor, Ravi Bhawan, Near Jaistambh Chowk,, Raipur, 492010
  • National insurance company limited Raipur Divisional Office ,2nd FLOOR, MOBIN MAHAL, Lalganga shopping mall, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • The Oriental Insurance Company ,Madina Manjil, Kutchery Chowk, Jail Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,Gnd. Floor, Vanijya Bhawan,, Devendra Nagar Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492009
  • BAJAJ Allianz , Pandri Rd, Devendra Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Bharti AXA General Insurance Co. Ltd ,1st Floor, Chawla Complex Sai, Shri Nagar Rd, Devendra Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Oriental Insurance Divisional Office 1 ,Moudhapara, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance Company Ltd , 2nd floor, Tower,, Chawla Ln, Shankar Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • UNITED INDIA INSURANCE COMPANY LTD ,Paras Complex, Gurudwara, Opposite SBI, Station Rd, Kumhari, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 490042
  • Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd ,2nd Floor,Simran Towers,, Opp to LIC Building,Pandri, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited ,Chawla Complex, Mezanine Floor, Sai Nagar,Devendra Nagar Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Oriental insurance Divisional Office ,Sai Vihar Colony, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Oriental Insurance Company limited , Magneto Mall F50 492006, Jivan Vihar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492012
  • Liberty Videocon General Insurance Co. Ltd ,Shyam Plaza, 1A and 1B, 2nd Floor, Main Road, Pandri, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Sbi Life Insurance Company Limited , 4/458, Opposite Adarsh Bazar, Vivekanand Ashram, G E Road, Vivekanand Ashram, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Exide Life Insurance Company Limited ,2nd Floor Off No 12, 13, 14 Ashoka Millenium,, New Rajendra Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Raipur:

  • Ramakant Mishra and Associates ,Sector 1, Anand Vihar, Geetanjali Colony, Shankar Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492006
  • Advocate Shashwat Surana and Associates ,Byron Bazar Rd, Janta Colony, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Pandey Associates ,Bal Ashram Parisar, Kutchery Chowk, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Satyendra Sinh Thakur , Rudra Bhavan, Vikas Vihar Colony, Raipura, Raipura, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492099
  • T C Agrawal , Civil Lines, Opposite Tel Exchange, Civil Lines, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Advocate Associates ,Street no. 1, House No. 18/1347, New Shanti Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492007
  • Vinod Kumar ,Shop No-30, Kalibadi Road, Kalibadi Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Kishore Bhaduri , 71, Anand Nagar, Anand Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492006
  • SANJAY WALGUNJE ,Davda Colony, Bhairav society, Pachpedi Naka, Mathpurena, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Rajendra Jain Advocate ,Geeta Nagar, Samta Colony, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • S.c. Gupta ,Main Raod, Ramsagarpara, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
  • Ramesh Warlyani & Co. ,1st Floor, Blu Spot Building, Shastri Chowk, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Okesh Mathur ,Shop No.2, Gowardhan Chowk, Rajendra Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Mohd Asgar Changal ,C-o Hazu Abdyk Habbar Changal, Baristali, Amardeep, Talkies Road, Sadar Bazar, Sadar Bazar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Usmani Associates ,Shop No 1, Krishna Complex, Main Road, Shankar Nagar, Shankar Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492007
  • Ashok Gurnani ,Pandri Rd, Devendra Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492004
  • Advocate Kamal Rathi ,K K Road, B/H Gujrathi School, K K Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Tax Advocates - P. Gangwani & Surendra Verma ,304-G, 3rd Floor, Ravi Bhavan, Opp. Indusind Bank, Main Rd, Nayapara, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001

Blood banks in Raipur:

  • Thawait Blood Bank ,Sanjay Nagar, Tikrapara, Umang Colony, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • City Blood Bank ,Near Vivekanand Ashram, Great Eastern Rd, Adarsh Bazar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • RAJDHANI BLOOD BANK , Jhanda Chowk, Main Road, Badhai Para, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Sai Sahara Blood Bank ,A-3, Garchaz Complex, Jail Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Chhattisgarh Blood Bank ,Agarainal Ramkrishna Care Hospital Premises, Opp. RKC Complex, Great Eastern Rd, Ramkund, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Bilasa Blood Bank , Shankar Nagar Rd, Shakti Nagar, Shankar Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492004
  • Aashirwad Blood Bank ,Rajeev Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492004
  • United Blood Bank ,New Bus Stand, Pandri, Hotel Guru Ki Gali Mein, Near Raja Talab, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001

Trading companies in Raipur:

  • Ventura ,SHOP NO.5-V SECOND FLOORD.M. PLAZA RAIPUR C.GDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492001
  • Ventura ,7-A RISHABH COMPLEX M G ROADDistrict:Raipur,CG
  • Ventura ,OPP KETAN INDUStrIES GUDHIYARIDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492009
  • Ventura ,SMC Global ,SHOP NO. 2ARIHANT TOWER PAGARIA COMPLEX NEW BUS STAND PANDRIDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492004
  • Sharekhan ,IN FRONT OF OLD S.B.IMAIN ROAD BALODA BAZAR RAIPURDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:493332
  • Sharekhan ,101-DESHBANDHU COMPLEX, 1ST FLOOR,RAMSAGAR PARADistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492001
  • Reliance Securities ,A-5 SHRIJI VIHAR DUBEY COLONY MOVADistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492007
  • Motilal Oswal ,SHOP NO 105, SPARK PLAZA, BESIDE AIRTEL OFFICERING ROAD NO 01, TELIBANDHADistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492006
  • Kotak Securities ,B-301OM COMPLEX FAFADIHDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:429001
  • Kotak Securities ,523 5245TH FLOOR RAVI BHAWANDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492001
  • ICICIDirect ,N1 NANDINI HOMESMAHAVIR NAGAR RAIPUR C GDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492001
  • ICICIDirect ,18/1432NEW SHANTI NAGAR RAIPURDistrict:Raipur,CGPostcode:492007

Hotels in Raipur:

  • Hotel Kanishka ,Station Rd, Nahar Para, Gurunanak Chowk, Moudhapara, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492009
  • Hotel Grand Arjun ,G.E. Road, beside Milennium Plaza, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Hotel Babylon International ,V.I.P. Road, Rajiv Gandhi Marg, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492006
  • Hotel Mayura Raipur , Near Raj Talkies, Great Eastern Rd, Byron Bazar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Hotel Grand International ,Behind Gurudwara, Station Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Hotel Babylon Inn,Jail Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Hotel Celebration Raipur,Shri Gurugovind Singh Chowk, Jail Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • The Gateway Hotel Raipur,G E Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492006
  • Hotel Royale Ambience,Shri Guru Gobind Singh Marg, Fafadih Chowk, Station Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492009
  • Hotel Kanishka , Station Rd, Nahar Para, Gurunanak Chowk, Moudhapara, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492009
  • Hotel Meera , M G Road, Opposite Rishabh Complex, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • HOTEL MAYANK, RAIPUR , Chandan Market, Banjari Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001
  • Hotel Grand Imperia, VIP Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492006
  • Hotel Punjab Palace , Jail Road, Near Hotel Satlaj, Kutchary Chowk, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492001

Theatres in Raipur district:

  • Glitz Cinemas - RK Mall, Mehoba Bazar, Raipur
  • Glitz Colors Mall - Raipur - Pachepadi Naka, Dhamteri Road, Raipur
  • Raj Cinema - GE Road, Raipur

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Abhanpur 197,374 98,665 98,709
Arang 296,366 149,352 147,014
Baloda Bazar 214,112 106,732 107,380
Bhatapara 145,758 72,731 73,027
Bilaigarh 210,517 104,827 105,690
Bindranavagarh(Gariyaband) 84,556 41,557 42,999
Chhura 110,235 54,268 55,967
Deobhog 94,212 46,535 47,677
Kasdol 195,406 97,154 98,252
Mainpur 124,384 61,624 62,760
Palari 193,612 96,589 97,023
Raipur 238,604 121,869 116,735
Rajim 143,812 71,810 72,002
Simga 189,994 95,192 94,802
Tilda 196,590 98,618 97,972
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 17
2 Andhra Bank 8
3 Axis Bank 16
4 Bank Of Baroda 25
5 Bank Of India 15
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 7
7 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 2
8 Canara Bank 16
9 Central Bank Of India 25
10 City Union Bank Limited 1
11 Corporation Bank 7
12 DCB Bank Limited 1
13 Dena Bank 36
14 Federal Bank 2
15 HDFC Bank 22
16 HSBC Bank 1
17 ICICI Bank Limited 12
18 IDBI Bank 27
19 Indian Bank 5
20 Indian Overseas Bank 8
21 Indusind Bank 12
22 ING Vysya Bank 1
23 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
24 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
25 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 4
26 Laxmi Vilas Bank 1
27 Nagpur Nagarik Sahakari Bank Limited 1
28 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 14
29 Punjab And Sind Bank 2
30 Punjab National Bank 31
31 Reserve Bank Of India 1
32 South Indian Bank 1
33 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
34 State Bank Of India 88
35 State Bank Of Patiala 1
36 State Bank Of Travancore 2
37 Syndicate Bank 8
38 UCO Bank 15
39 Union Bank Of India 21
40 United Bank Of India 10
41 Vijaya Bank 7
42 YES Bank 9