About Surguja district:

Surguja is a district in Chhattisgarh state, India. The total area of the district is 16,359 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2361329 living in houses, among them male population is 1195145 and female population is 1166184. Sex ratio of the district is 978 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 60.01%.

Surguja district vehicle registration code is CG 15. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Ambikapur.


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 Surguja district.

Surguja 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 Surguja.

Top tourist places in Surguja:

Places of interest in Surguja:

Tattapan, Mainpat, Ramgarh, Mahamaya Temple, Jogimara Caves, Thinthini Patthar, Deepadih, Rakasganda Fall, Palace Of Surguja Princely State, Ma Vaneshwari Devi Mandir, kaali mandir, Hanuman Mandir, Shivpur Shiv 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 Surguja district:

  • Bishrampur
  • Ghaghara Chat

Insurance Companies in Surguja:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Surguja:

Blood banks in Surguja:

  • District Hospital Blood Bank ,Sarguja

Trading companies in Surguja:

Hotels in Surguja:

  • Hotel Birendra Prabha , Joda Talab Road, Babupara, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Panchanan Hotel , Pratappur Road, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Hotel Grand Basant, Beside Basant Talkies, Kharsia Road, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 947001
  • Hotel Diksha Hills , Near Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited? Ambikapur, Bus stand Road, Ambikapur, Surguja, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Hotel Alankar Greens , Brahma Road, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Maya Hotel , Beside Bus Stand, Din Dayal Chowk ,, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Hotel Indrashanti , Near new bus stand, Beside Guru Dwara,Gauravpath Babupara, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Jaiswal Hotel , National Highway 78, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Hotel Manas , Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Hotel Anmol , Deviganj Road, Mahamaya Chowk, Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001
  • Dev Hotel , Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh 497001

Theatres in Surguja district:

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Ambikapur 167,268 84,501 82,767
Balrampur 105,953 53,794 52,159
Batouli 70,244 35,094 35,150
Bhaiyathan 120,012 60,530 59,482
Lakhanpur 112,699 56,610 56,089
Lundra 119,800 60,457 59,343
Mainpat 76,573 38,703 37,870
Oudgi 87,603 44,636 42,967
Pratappur 137,920 69,373 68,547
Premnagar 59,843 30,061 29,782
Rajpur 104,184 52,370 51,814
Ramanujganj 156,173 79,430 76,743
Ramanujnagar 122,233 61,370 60,863
Samri(kusmi) 102,484 51,871 50,613
Shankargarh 72,088 36,419 35,669
Sitapur 86,770 43,134 43,636
Surajpur 200,855 101,151 99,704
Udaypur 78,918 39,780 39,138
Wadrafnagar 154,926 78,724 76,202
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Axis Bank 3
3 Bank Of Baroda 2
4 Bank Of India 1
5 Bank Of Maharashtra 2
6 Canara Bank 1
7 Central Bank Of India 29
8 Corporation Bank 1
9 HDFC Bank 8
10 ICICI Bank Limited 1
11 IDBI Bank 5
12 Indian Overseas Bank 4
13 Indusind Bank 1
14 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
15 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
16 Punjab National Bank 4
17 State Bank Of India 20
18 Syndicate Bank 1
19 UCO Bank 1
20 Union Bank Of India 1
21 United Bank Of India 1
22 Vijaya Bank 1