Chhattisgarh is one of the 29 states of India, located in the centre-east of the country. It is the tenth-largest state in India, with an area of 135,191 km2 (52,198 sq mi). With a 2011 population of 25.5 million, Chhattisgarh is the 16th-most populated state in the country. A resource-rich state, it is a source of electricity and steel for the country, accounting for 15% of the total steel produced. Chhattisgarh is one of the fastest-developing states in India.
BJP took the radical step of replacing all 10 sitting MPs in Chhattisgarh following a rout in the assembly elections in the state — a move that is a sharp indictment of former CM Raman Singh and is.. IndiaTimes - Published
A team of the 231st battalion of the CRPF, along with a state police unit, was out on road security duty in the district's Aranpur area when an IED exploded and they were fired upon by Maoists, they.. DNA - Published
The names of candidates for Surguja, Bastar, Raigarh and Kanker seats, reserved for the Scheduled Tribes (STs) and Janjgir-Champa, which is allocated to a Scheduled Caste (SCs) candidate, were declared.. IndiaTimes - Published
State Congress general secretary Shailesh Nitin Trivedi said that the historic decisions taken by the Congress government in favour of tribals of Bastar region is being applauded not only in the.. IndiaTimes - Published