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Korba District : Chhattisgarh

About District


Korba district was accorded the status of a full fledged revenue district with effect from 25th May 1998. The district is situated in the northern half of the Chhattisgarh state and sourrounded by the districts Korea, Surguja, bilaspur, Janjgir etc. The District's total area is 7,14,544 hectare out of which 2,83,497 hectares is forest land. The district headquarter is Korba city, which is situated on the banks of the confluence of rivers Hasdeo and Ahiran. Korba is the power capital of Chhattisgarh. The headquarter of Korba districts situated about 200 KM. from the capital city Raipur. The district comes under Bilaspur division. The district is inhabited mainly by tribals including the protected tribe Korwas (Pahadi Korwa). Korba is blessed with lush green forest cover, where a sizable number of tribal population is found. The Adivaisis in the forest areas leave in tantum with the environment and have retained their distinctive cultural characteristics and traditional observances.

Judiciary

District at a Glance


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