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.
The Congress seems to have failed to capitalise on the gains it made in the 2018 assembly elections in the 3 states of MP, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, according to the exit poll predictions. The poll.. IndiaTimes - Published
As per CGNet Swara Foundation (an NGO based in Raipur), when the Naxal violence escalated around 2004-05, about 16,000 tribals (5000 families) were uprooted from Chhattisgarh. Around 3000 families.. IndiaTimes - Published