Where is Raigarh situated?

Where is Raigarh situated?

Eastern Chhattisgarh
Raigarh is a city in Eastern Chhattisgarh known as Sanskardhani i.e. Cultural Capital of Chhattisgarh. It is also known for its coal reserves and power generation for the state as well as the country.

Which district is Raigarh?

Raigarh district, in Bilaspur Revenue Division, is situated in the easternmost part of Chhattisgarh State. It is bounded by Surguja and Jashpur districts in the north, Orissa in the east, Mahasamund district in the south and Korba and Janjgir-Champa districts in the West.

Why is Raigarh famous for?

Raigarh is known as the ‘Cultural capital of Chhattisgarh’, Raigarh is famous for its dance form “Kathak” (as Raigarh Gharana) and classical music. Credit goes to Maharaja Chakradhar Singh under whose patronage Raigarh flourished as a centre of art and culture.

How many Raigarh are there?

Raigarh City Population 2011

Raigarh City Total Male
City Population 137,126 70,197
Literates 104,544 57,156
Children (0-6) 16,994 8,856
Average Literacy (%) 87.02 % 93.18 %

Is Raigad and Raigarh same?

Approximate driving distance between Raigarh and Raigad is 1434 kms or 891 miles or 774.3 nautical miles . Travel time refers to the time taken if the distance is covered by a car….

Origin Raigarh, Chhattisgarh, India
Destination Raigad, Maharashtra, India
Driving Distance 1434 kms or 891 miles or 774.3 nautical miles

Which is the nearest airport for Raigarh Chhattisgarh?

Raigarh is not well connected to other major cities of the country via regular flights. The nearest airport is in Raipur at a distance of 189kms.

How many Tehsil are there in Raigarh?


Raigarh district
Tehsils 09
• Total 7,086 km2 (2,736 sq mi)
Population (2011)

Which is the capital of Raigad?

In 2011 urban dwellers had increased to 36.91% from 24.22% in 2001. Alibag is the headquarters of Raigad district.

Who is the collector of Raigarh Chhattisgarh?

Shri Bhim Singh, IAS
Collector’s Profile

Particular Details
Name Shri Bhim Singh, IAS
Designation Collector & District Magistrate
Phone 07762-222101

Which zone is Raigad district?

NAVI MUMBAI: While central and state government notifications declared the Raigad district as an orange zone, Raigad district collector, Nidhi Choudhari, converted the Panvel civic jurisdiction to a red zone, after considering the demand of Panvel City civic chief.

How can I reach Raigarh by flight?

The nearest airport to Raigarh is Swami Vivekananda International Airport in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. The airport is served by some of the leading airlines such as Air India, IndiGo and Jet Airw… ays. Air India operates flights to Delhi, Mumbai, Nagpur, and Visakhapatnam.