About Chitradurga district:

Chitradurga is a district in Karnataka state, India. The total area of the district is 8,440 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1660378 living in houses, among them male population is 843411 and female population is 816967. Sex ratio of the district is 974 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 73.71%.

Chitradurga district vehicle registration code is KA 16. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Chitradurga.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 30 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • 31 to 100 units = Rs.4.40 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.5.90 per unit
  • 201 and above units = Rs.6.90 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Yugadi, Dussehra, Makara Snakranthi, Karaga, Hampi Festival, Hoysala Mahotsava, Vairamudi, Tula Sankramana, Diwali, Eid-ul-Adha, Muharrum, Eid-ul-Fitr are the major festivals celebrated in Chitradurga district.

Chitradurga Cuisine:

Ajethna, Akki rotti, Basundi, Benne dose, Bisi Bele Bath, Bombay rava, Bonda, Byadagi chilli, Chapati, Chiroti, Chitranna, Churmuri, Dalithoy, Dharwad pedha, Dosa, Enne gai, Jhunka, Jolada rotti, Karadantu, Kori rotti, Kosambari, Maddur vada, Mangalore bajji, Mangalorean Bangude Masala, Mitra Samaja, Mysore pak, Narsobawadi Basundi, Neer dosa, Oondees, Papadum, Ragi mudde, Ragi rotti, Rasam, Rava dosa, Rava idli, Surnoli, Thumbuli, Upma, Upsaaru, Uttapam, Vada are few of the many varieties of Chitradurga.

Top tourist places in Chitradurga:

Places of interest in Chitradurga:

Chitradurga Fort, Vani Vilas Sagar Dam, Ankali Mutt, Hidimbeshwar Temple, Kallina Kote, Kugo Bande and Shouting Rock, Adumalleshwara Temple,Doddahotrangappa Hill, Gayatri Jalashaya, Dasaratha Rameshwara, Jamia Masjid are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Ragi, Jowar, Maize, Pulses, Oilseeds, Cashews, coconut, arecanut, cardamom, chillies, cotton, sugarcane and tobacco are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Chitradurga district:

  • Alur Halt
  • Bommagundanaker
  • Challakere
  • Chikkandawadi
  • Chitradurg
  • Haliyuru
  • Holalkere
  • Hosdurga Road
  • Ramgiri
  • Shivani
  • Soma Guddu
  • Somaguddu
  • Thalaku

Insurance Companies in Chitradurga:

  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,1&2, 1st Floor, Magnur Commercial Complex, B D. Road, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • National Insurance Company Limited ,Gumasthara Colony, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Exide Life Insurance Company Limited ,#988/999, Opp Vasavi Mahal, Chitradurga, Karnataka, 577501

Lawyers (Advocates) in Chitradurga:

  • K Nagrajappa Advocate ,Kalveerappa Bldg ., Head Post Office Road, CHITRADURGA - 577501, Near Head Post Office Road

Blood banks in Chitradurga:

  • Vasavi Blood Bank ,Opp. Bassapa Hospital, Maniyur, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501

Trading companies in Chitradurga:

  • Motilal Oswal ,1ST FLOOR VANIGOTHRA COMPLEXB D ROAD CHItrADURGADistrict:Chitradurga,KAPostcode:572214
  • Angel Broking ,VANGOTRA, COMPLEX 2ND STATE,B D ROAD, CHITRADURGADistrict:Chitradurga,KAPostcode:577501
  • NAVIA MARKETS LIMITED ,SANAPPA COMPLEX S K P SOCIETY ROADDistrict:Chitradurga,KAPostcode:577501
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING Ltd ,1903 GANDHINAGARB S BASAVARAJ HOUSE S R ROAD CHALLAKEREDistrict:Chitradurga,KAPostcode:577522
  • BGSE FINANCIALS Ltd. ,DCRM COMPLEX BEHIND SBIAPMC ROAD CHItrA DURGADistrict:Chitradurga,KAPostcode:577501
  • Motilal Oswal ,Huliyar Road Elangeshwaran BuildingNear Pushpanjali Talkies, HiriyurDistrict:Chitradurga,KAPostcode:572143

Hotels in Chitradurga:

  • Hotel Aishwarya Fort,Maniyur, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Hotel Ravi Mayur International , NH 4, Opposite Police Samudhaya Bhavan, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Naveen Regency,7/3b, NH-4 Bypass Road, Near RTO Office, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Amogha International Hotel,Santhe Honda Road, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Hotel Mayura Yatri Nivas, Kamanabavi Extn, Near Fort, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Hotel G.B.T Comforts, NH Service Rd, JCR Extension, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Hotel Emperor Palms,10/6,Kirubana kallu,Holalkere Road, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Hotel Ravi Mayur International, NH-4 Opposite Police Samudhaya Bhavan, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577501
  • Hotel vaibhav, Vijayanagar, Chitradurga, Karnataka 577502

Theatres in Chitradurga district:

  • Basaveshwara Theatre - Santhe Honda Road, Vijayanagar, Chitradurga
  • Shankar Talkies - 1125, BD Road, Vijayanagar, Chitradurga

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Challakere 310590 158343 152247
Chitradurga
Chitradurga 283673 144431 139242
Hiriyur 229717 116034 113683
Holalkere 191477 96988 94489
Hosdurga 206746 104605 102141
Molakalmuru 125487 64095 61392
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Axis Bank 1
3 Bank Of Baroda 2
4 Bank Of India 2
5 Canara Bank 20
6 Central Bank Of India 1
7 Corporation Bank 3
8 Dena Bank 1
9 Federal Bank 3
10 HDFC Bank 3
11 ICICI Bank Limited 6
12 IDBI Bank 2
13 Indian Bank 1
14 Indian Overseas Bank 4
15 ING Vysya Bank 4
16 Karnataka Bank Limited 6
17 Karur Vysya Bank 2
18 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
19 Laxmi Vilas Bank 1
20 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
21 Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank 85
22 Punjab National Bank 1
23 State Bank Of India 6
24 State Bank Of Mysore 16
25 Syndicate Bank 8
26 The Karanataka State Cooperative Apex Bank Limited 1
27 Tumkur Grain Merchants Cooperative Bank Limited 1
28 UCO Bank 1
29 Union Bank Of India 1
30 Vijaya Bank 8