About Kachchh district:

Kachchh is a district in Gujarat state, India. The total area of the district is 45,652 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2090313 living in houses, among them male population is 1096343 and female population is 993970. Sex ratio of the district is 908 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 70.59%.

Kachchh district vehicle registration code is GJ 12. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Bhuj.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.05 per unit
  • 51 to 100 units = Rs.3.50 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.4.15 per unit
  • 201 to 250 units = Rs.4.25 per unit
  • 251 and above units = Rs.5.20 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Navratri, Deepavali, Kite festival, Shivaratri, Holi, Janmashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Moharram - Ramzan are the major festivals celebrated in Kachchh district.

Kachchh Cuisine:

Aloo paratha, Basundi, Bhakri, Bhalia Wheat, Bhelpuri, Bombay mix, Chhundo, Dabeli, Dal bhat, Dal dhokli, Dhebra, Dhokla, Doodhpak, Galya pulla, Ghari, Ghevar, Handvo, Kansar, Keri no ras, Khakhra, Khaman, Khandvi, Khichdi, Khichu, Kulfi, Locho, Maghaz, Makka Poha Murabba Muthia, Narsobawadi Basundi, Puran poli, Sev mamra, Sosyo, Undhiyu are few of the many varieties of Kachchh.

Top tourist places in Kachchh:

Places of interest in Kachchh:

Great Rann of Kutch, Kala Dungar, Desh Devi Maa Ashapura, Koteshwar Mahadev Temple, Chhari Dhand, Narayan Sarovar Sanctuary, Ambe Dham Temple, Kandla Port, Kutch ert Wildlife Sanctuary, Topansar Lake, Roha Fort, Purneshwar Temple, Kutch Bustard Sanctuary, Siyot Caves, Anchorwala Ahinsha Dham Indian Wild Sanctuary, Shyamji Krishna Varma Smarak are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

cotton, groundnuts (peanuts), dates, sugar cane, milk and milk products are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Kachchh district:

  • Adesar
  • Adipur
  • Anjar
  • Bhachau
  • Bhimasar Bg
  • Bhimasar
  • Bhuj
  • Bhujvad
  • Kandla
  • Kandla Port
  • Kidiyanaga
  • Kothara
  • Kukma
  • Lakhpat
  • Naliya
  • Naliya Cantt
  • New Bhuj
  • Palasava
  • Piprala
  • Ratnal
  • Samakhiali B G
  • Shivlankha
  • Vondh
  • Vondh

Insurance Companies in Kachchh:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Kachchh:

Blood banks in Kachchh:

Trading companies in Kachchh:

Hotels in Kachchh:

  • Hotel Kalash Mandvi Kutch, Opp. Maska Octroi, Maska Road, Kutch district, Mandvi, Gujarat 370465
  • Hotel White Desert, Airport Ring Road,Opp Labh - Shubh Society, Kutch Dist, Bhuj, Gujarat 370001
  • Hotel Prince Residency,Station Road, College Road Mirzapar Highway, Bhuj, Kutch, Gujarat 370001
  • Hari om Residency,Near mundra city post office,Opp Pubilc Garden, Kutch District, Mundra, Gujarat 370421
  • Hotel Shiv International,Sunrise Mall, Near New Bus Station, Dudhai Road, District Kutch, Bhachau, Gujarat 370020
  • Hotel Mangalam,Mangalam Cross Road, Sanskar Nagar, Kutch, Bhuj, Gujarat 370001
  • Hotel KBN Pvt. Ltd,station road, bhuj-kutch, Gujarat 370001

Theatres in Kachchh district:

  • Modern - Station Road, Bhuj
  • Om Cross Way - Cross Way Road, Gandhidham
  • Seven Sky - Airpot Ring Road, Bhuj
  • Surmandir Cinema - Bus Station Rd,, Bhuj
  • Vinay Cineplex - Ta-Gandhidham Disc- Bhuj (Kutch), Adipur

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Abdasa 117,538 61,387 56,151
Anjar 235,537 123,401 112,136
Bhachau 186,035 97,897 88,138
Bhuj 443,269 228,136 215,133
Gandhidham 327,166 174,343 152,823
Lakhpat 62,552 32,274 30,278
Mandvi 203,373 103,983 99,390
Mundra 153,219 89,871 63,348
Nakhatrana 146,367 74,380 71,987
Rapar 217,315 111,065 106,250
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 3
2 Axis Bank 14
3 Bank Of Baroda 10
4 Bank Of Maharashtra 3
5 Canara Bank 5
6 Central Bank Of India 17
7 Corporation Bank 5
8 DCB Bank Limited 1
9 Dena Bank 29
10 HDFC Bank 14
11 ICICI Bank Limited 12
12 IDBI Bank 4
13 Indian Bank 1
14 Indian Overseas Bank 8
15 Indusind Bank 3
16 Karur Vysya Bank 2
17 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 3
18 Laxmi Vilas Bank 1
19 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
20 Ratnakar Bank Limited 1
21 South Indian Bank 2
22 State Bank Of India 1
23 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 2
24 Union Bank Of India 1
25 United Bank Of India 1
26 Vijaya Bank 2
27 YES Bank 3