chaattisgarh-districts

List of Districts in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh has 27 districts in total. Chhattisgarh originally had 16 districts. Two new districts: Bijapur and Narayanpur were carved out on May 11, 2007, and nine new districts on Jan 1, 2012. 

Raipur

Dhamtari

Mahasamund

Durg

Rajnandgaon

Kawardha (Kabirdham)

Bilaspur

Janjgir-Champa

Korba

Raigarh

Jashpur

Surguja

Korea

Baster

Dantewada

Kanker

Bijapur

Narayanpur

Baloda Bazar

Gariaband

Balod

Bemetara

Sukma

Kondagaon

Mungeli

Surajpur

Balrampur

Districts grouped by divisions

Surguja Division:

  • Koriya
  • Balrampur-Ramanujganj
  • Surajpur
  • Jashpur
  • Surguja

Bilaspur Division:

  • Bilaspur
  • Mungeli
  • Korba
  • Janjgir-Champa
  • Raigarh

Durg Division:

  • Kabirdham (Kawardha)
  • Bemetara
  • Durg
  • Balod
  • Rajnandgaon

Raipur Division:

  • Mahasamund
  • Baloda Bazar
  • Gariaband
  • Raipur
  • Dhamtari

Bastar Division:

  • Kanker (Uttar Bastar)
  • Narayanpur
  • Kondagaon
  • Bastar
  • Dantewada (Dakshin Bastar)
  • Bijapur
  • Sukma

District with their major cities

DistrictHeadquarterLargest CityOther Major Cities
RaipurRaipurRaipurKharora, Tilda
BilaspurBilaspurBilaspurKota(Kargi Road), Pendra Road, Bilha
DurgDurgBhilai-nagarCharoda, Kumhari, Patan
KorbaKorbaKorbaKatghora, Pali
RaigarhRaigarhRaigarhKharsia, Gharghora, Sarangagarh, Dharamjaigarh
RajnandgaonRajnandgaonRajnandgaonDungargarh, Dungargaon
KoriyaBaikunthpurChirmiriManendragarh
SurgujaAmbikapurAmbikapur 
Balrampur-RamanujganjBalrampurBalrampurRamanujganj
JashpurJashpur-NagarJashpur-NagarKunkuri, Patthalgaon
SurajpurSurajpurSurajpurBishrampur
Janjgir–ChampaJanjgirJanjgir-Naila/ ChampaShakti, Akaltara
MungeliMungeliMungeliLormi, Takhatpur
KabirdhamKawardhaKawardhaPandariya, Pandatarai
BemetaraBemetaraBemetara 
BalodBalodBalodDalli-Rajhara
Baloda Bazar-BhataparaBaloda BazarBhataparaKasdol
GariabandGariabandGariabandDeobhog
MahasamundMahasamundMahasamundSaraipali, Bagbahra
DhamtariDhamtariDhamtariKurud, Nagri
BijapurBijapurBijapur 
NarayanpurNarayanpurNarayanpur 
Kanker (North Bastar)KankerKankerBhanupratapur
BastarJagdalpurJagdalpurBastar
South BastarDantewadaDantewada 
KondagaonKondagaonKondagaon 

Chhattisarh District Weblinks

S. NoDistrict:ExpCG LinksCreation DateDistrict Govt website
1Raipur1854Raipur.gov.in
2Bilaspur1861Bilaspur.gov.in
3Durg1-Jan-1906Durg.gov.in
4Raigarh15 August, 1947Raigarh.gov.in
5Bastar15 August, 19471. Bastar.gov.in
2. districtbastar.com
6Surguja15 August, 1947Surguja.gov.in
7Rajnandgaon26th Jan 1973Rajnandgaon.gov.in
8Korba25-May-98Korba.gov.in
9Janjgir-Champa25-May-98Janjgir-Champa.nic.in
10Jashpur25-May-98Jashpur.gov.in
11Koriya25-May-98Korea.gov.in
12Mahasamund6-Jul-98Mahasamund.gov.in
13Dhamtari6-Jul-98Dhamtari.gov.in
14Kanker6-Jul-98Kanker.gov.in
15Kawardha6-Jul-98Kawardha.gov.in
16Dantewada6-Jul-98Dantewada.gov.in
17Narayanpur11-May-07Narayanpur.gov.in
18Bijapur11-May-07Bijapur.gov.in
19Balod1-Jan-12balod.gov.in
20Bemetara1-Jan-12Bemetara.gov.in
21Mungeli1-Jan-12cg.nic.in/mungeli
22Baloda Bazar1-Jan-12Baloda Bazar
23Gariyaband1-Jan-12gariaband.gov.in
24Kondagaon1-Jan-12kondagaon.gov.in
25Sukma1-Jan-12sukma.gov.in
26Balrampur1-Jan-12Balrampur.info
27Surajpur1-Jan-12Surajpur.gov.in