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Durg District : Chhattisgarh

About District


Durg district is one of the densely populated districts of the Chhattisgarh state and it is situated in the southern part of the state. The total area of the District is 2238.36 Sq. Km. The District lies between 20°54' and 21°32' north lattitude & 81°10' and 81°36' east longitude. As per Census 2011, the population of the district is 17,21,726. The district is bounded by Bemetara district in the north, Rajnandgaon district in the west, Balod district in the south and Raipur and Dhamtri district in the east. Situated on the east bank of river Shivnath, District Durg is herald of Chhattisgarh’s Industrial Development, Cultural competence, Social harmony and Meaningful use of resources. It is a symbol of status , prestige and glory of Chhattisgarh. History of Durg is like conducive inspiration which is unique mixture of oldness and modernity, culture-rite and entrepreneurship. Bhilai known as “Mini India” for Industrial development, social harmony and cultural diversity is a twin city of Durg. Establishment of Bhilai steel plant in Durg district had created vast opportunities for industrial progress on one hand and on the other hand durg district become centre of many other productive activities.

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District at a Glance


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