Chhattisgarh

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Chhattisgarh (, translation: Thirty-Six Forts) is one of the 28 states of India, located in the centre-east of the country.wikipedia
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Raipur

Raipur, ChhattisgarhRaipur Municipal CorporationRAF Raipur
The capital city is Raipur. Swami Vivekananda Airport in Raipur is its sole airport with scheduled commercial air services.
Raipur is the capital city of the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Madhya Pradesh

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The state was formed on 1 November 2000 by partitioning ten Chhattisgarhi and six Gondi speaking southeastern districts of Madhya Pradesh. Chhattisgarh borders the states of Madhya Pradesh in the northwest, Uttar Pradesh in the north, Jharkhand in northeast, Maharashtra in the southwest, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the south, and Odisha in the southeast.
It borders the states of Uttar Pradesh to the northeast, Chhattisgarh to the southeast, Maharashtra to the south, Gujarat to the west, and Rajasthan to the northwest.

Jharkhand

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Chhattisgarh borders the states of Madhya Pradesh in the northwest, Uttar Pradesh in the north, Jharkhand in northeast, Maharashtra in the southwest, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the south, and Odisha in the southeast.
The state shares its border with the states of Bihar to the north, Uttar Pradesh to the northwest, Chhattisgarh to the west, Odisha to the south and West Bengal to the east.

Maharashtra

MaharastraMaharashtra StateMaharashtra, India
Chhattisgarh borders the states of Madhya Pradesh in the northwest, Uttar Pradesh in the north, Jharkhand in northeast, Maharashtra in the southwest, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the south, and Odisha in the southeast.
Spread over 307713 km2, it is bordered by the Arabian Sea to the west, the Indian states of Karnataka and Goa to the south, Telangana to the southeast and Chhattisgarh to the east, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh to the north, and the Indian union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli to the north west.

Odisha

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Chhattisgarh borders the states of Madhya Pradesh in the northwest, Uttar Pradesh in the north, Jharkhand in northeast, Maharashtra in the southwest, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the south, and Odisha in the southeast. In the medieval period up to 1803, a major portion of present eastern Chhattisgarh was part of the Sambalpur Kingdom of Odisha. In ancient times, Chhattisgarh region had been part of the Chedi dynasty of Kalinga, in modern Odisha.
Located in eastern India, it is surrounded by the states of West Bengal to the northeast, Jharkhand to the north, Chhattisgarh to the west and northwest, and Andhra Pradesh to the south.

List of districts of Chhattisgarh

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Currently the state comprises 28 districts.
Chhattisgarh, a state of India, has 28 administrative districts.

Telangana

Telangana StateTelenganaTelangana region
Chhattisgarh borders the states of Madhya Pradesh in the northwest, Uttar Pradesh in the north, Jharkhand in northeast, Maharashtra in the southwest, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the south, and Odisha in the southeast.
Telangana is bordered by the states of Maharashtra to the north, Chhattisgarh to the east, Karnataka to the west, and Andhra Pradesh to the east and south.

Uttar Pradesh

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Chhattisgarh borders the states of Madhya Pradesh in the northwest, Uttar Pradesh in the north, Jharkhand in northeast, Maharashtra in the southwest, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the south, and Odisha in the southeast.
The state is bordered by Rajasthan to the west, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Delhi to the northwest, Uttarakhand and Nepal to the north, Bihar to the east, Madhya Pradesh to the south, and touches the states of Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh to the southeast.

Andhra Pradesh

AndhraAPAndhra Pradesh State
Chhattisgarh borders the states of Madhya Pradesh in the northwest, Uttar Pradesh in the north, Jharkhand in northeast, Maharashtra in the southwest, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in the south, and Odisha in the southeast.
The state is bordered by Telangana in the north-west, Chhattisgarh and Odisha in the north-east, Karnataka in the west, Tamil Nadu in the south, and to the east lies the Bay of Bengal.

Chhattisgarhi language

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The state was formed on 1 November 2000 by partitioning ten Chhattisgarhi and six Gondi speaking southeastern districts of Madhya Pradesh.
Chhattisgarhi (Devanagari: छत्तीसगढ़ी) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by 18 million people in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Dakshina Kosala

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There are several opinions as to the origin of the name Chhattisgarh, which in ancient times was known as Dakshina Kosala (South Kosala), The native place of bhagwan Rama as his mother name was kaushalya, daughter of kaushal naresh.
It was located in what is now Chhattisgarh and parts of western Odisha.

Sambalpur

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In the medieval period up to 1803, a major portion of present eastern Chhattisgarh was part of the Sambalpur Kingdom of Odisha.
It is situated about 300 km west of the state capital Bhubaneswar, 550 km west of Kolkata in West Bengal and 278 km east of Raipur in Chhattisgarh.

Godavari River

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The southern part of the state lies on the Deccan plateau, in the watershed of the Godavari River and its tributary, the Indravati River.
It flows east for 1465 km, draining the states of Maharashtra (48.6%), Telangana (18.8%), Andhra Pradesh (4.5%), Chhattisgarh (10.9%), Odisha (5.7%),ultimately emptying into the Bay of Bengal through its extensive network of tributaries.

Chota Nagpur Plateau

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The eastern end of the Satpura Range and the western edge of the Chota Nagpur Plateau form an east-west belt of hills that divide the Mahanadi River basin from the Indo-Gangetic plain.
The Chhota Nagpur Plateau is a plateau in eastern India, which covers much of Jharkhand state as well as adjacent parts of Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar and Chhattisgarh.

Mahanadi

Mahanadi RiverMahanadhiMahanadhi River
The eastern end of the Satpura Range and the western edge of the Chota Nagpur Plateau form an east-west belt of hills that divide the Mahanadi River basin from the Indo-Gangetic plain.
The river flows through the states of Chhattisgarh and Odisha.

Satpura Range

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The eastern end of the Satpura Range and the western edge of the Chota Nagpur Plateau form an east-west belt of hills that divide the Mahanadi River basin from the Indo-Gangetic plain.
The range rises in eastern Gujarat state running east through the border of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh to the east till Chhattisgarh.

Maikal Hills

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The upper Mahanadi basin is separated from the upper Narmada basin to the west by the Maikal Hills (part of the Satpuras) and from the plains of Odisha to the east by ranges of hills.
The Maikal Hills are range of hills in the state of Chhattisgarh India.

Kalinga (historical region)

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In ancient times, Chhattisgarh region had been part of the Chedi dynasty of Kalinga, in modern Odisha.
At its widest extent, the Kalinga region also included a part of present-day Chhattisgarh.

Hasdeo River

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The other main rivers are Hasdo (a tributary of Mahanadi), Rihand, Indravati, Jonk, Arpa and Shivnath.
The river flows in the state of Chhattisgarh.

Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh

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Almost the entire railway network spread over the state comes under the geographical jurisdiction of the South East Central Railway Zone of Indian Railways centred around Bilaspur, which is the zonal headquarters of this zone.
Bilaspur is a city in Bilaspur District in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Gondi language

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The state was formed on 1 November 2000 by partitioning ten Chhattisgarhi and six Gondi speaking southeastern districts of Madhya Pradesh.
Gondi is a South-Central Dravidian language, spoken by about two million Gōnd people, chiefly in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Telangana, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and in various adjoining areas of neighbouring states.

Swami Vivekananda Airport

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Swami Vivekananda Airport in Raipur is its sole airport with scheduled commercial air services.
Swami Vivekananda Airport [was VARP until Feb. 2018], formerly known as Raipur Airport, is the primary airport serving the state of Chhattisgarh, India.

Ganges

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The Rihand River, a tributary of the Ganges, drains this area.
The basin covers parts of four countries, India, Nepal, China, and Bangladesh; eleven Indian states, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, West Bengal, and the Union Territory of Delhi.

Rihand River

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The other main rivers are Hasdo (a tributary of Mahanadi), Rihand, Indravati, Jonk, Arpa and Shivnath. The Rihand River, a tributary of the Ganges, drains this area.
The Rihand River (also referred to as Renu, Renuka, Rend, Rer or Rehar) is a tributary of the Son River and flows through the Indian states of Chhattisgarh and Uttar Pradesh.

Malhar, Chhattisgarh

Malhar
One of the earliest statues of Vishnu has been excavated from Shunga period site at Malhar.
Malhar is a small town situated in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh, India.