Raigarh District

Official Website : http://raigarh.gov.in

Headquarters : Raigarh
State : Chhattisgarh

Area in Sq Km (Census 2011)
Total : 7086
Rural : 6941.75
Urban : 144.25

Population (Census 2011)
Population : 1493984
Rural : 1247682
Urban : 246302
Male : 750278
Female : 743706
Sex Ratio (Females per 1000 males) : 991
Density (Total, Persons per sq km) : 211

Helplines :

Police : 100
Ambulance : 108
Women Helpline : 1091
Child Helpline : 1098

Population (Census 2010) : The current world population is 7.6 billion (As of 1st July 2018)

Click on the following link to download district statistics as per NITI Ayog website

Brief About Raigarh District

Arts and Culture
Chakradhar Samaroh

This Samaroh is being jointly organised by Ustad Allaudin Khan Sangeet Academy and Chakradhar Lalit Kala Kendra with the cooperation of District Administration to commomenate the memory of Great King and Musician Maharaja Chakradhar Singh. Maharaja Chakradhar Singh was one of the greatest Tabla player and dancer. He wrote many books on music and dance. He developed a new form of Kathak dance and established Raigarh Gharana. Due to the efforts of Maharaja Chakradhar Singh, Raigarh became the cultural Capital of Chhattisgarh.


Raigarh is well known for Dhokra Casting. It is an art of producing metalware by the process of hot wax casting.

Kosa Silk

The Raigarh district is a producer of two types of silk
1.  Tasar Silk.
2.  Malburry Silk

Based an kosa silk, many villagers are running units for producing kosa sarees and dress materials of export quality.

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