Rajnandgaon District is a district of in the state of Chattisgarh in India. Rajnandgaon town is the administrative headquarters.
Geography of Rajnandgaon
Rajnandgaon district covers the 8022.55 sq.km. area. Rajnandgaon district is bounded by Kabirdham district in the north side, Bastar district in the south side, Durg district in the east side, Gadchiroli and Bhandara districts of Maharashtra state and Balaghat district of Madhya Pradesh state in the west side.
Main Rivers : Sheonath, a tributary of Mahanadi is the main rivers of this district. The main tributaries of Sheonath are Kharkhara, Surhi, Karra, Murkati, Sonbarsa, Amner, Sankari, Fonk and Hanf.
Latitude of Rajnandgaon city : 20.07'' North to 22.2''9 North
Longitude of Rajnandgaon city : 80.2 East to 81.2''4 East
About Rajnandgaon District
Rajnandgaon district came into existence on 26th Jan' 1973, by way of division of District Durg. Originally name of this district was Nandgram.
Mineral Resources Found in Rajnandgaon District
Limestone, China clay, Quartzite, Quartz, Granite, White Clay are the main minerals of Rajnandgaon District .
Division of Rajnandgaon District
Rajnandgaon district has 5 sub division, 9 Tehsils, 1 sub Tehsils, 9 Blocks and 1685 Revenue Villages.
Blocks in Rajnandgaon District
Rajnandgaon District there is 9 Blocks
Cities and Towns in Rajnandgaon District
Railway Stations in Rajnandgaon District
Rajnandgaon Railway Station
Bus Stations in Rajnandgaon District
Rajnandgaon Bus Station
Tourist Place in Rajnandgaon District
Dongargarh ( Here is a famous temple of MAA BAMBLESHWARI)
Universities in Rajnandgaon District
Indira Kala Sangit Vishwavidyalaya
Colleges in Rajnandgaon District
Govt. Industrial Training Institute, at Rajnandgaon, Mohla and Dongargarh
Govt. Digvijay College
Govt. Kamaladevi Women's College
Govt. Women's Politechnic
Govt. Science College
Pandit Kishori Lal Shukla Govt. Law College
Govt. College, at Dongargarh, Chowki, Ramatola, Lalbhadur, Churria, Dongargaon, Manpur, Ghumka, Khairagarh, Chhuikhadan, and Gandai.
Industries in Rajnandgaon District
Rukmini metals & Gasseous Ltd
Simplex engineering & foundry works Ltd.
Kamal solvent extraction (p) Ltd
Minwool rock fibres Ltd
Raja Ram maize products
MP Maharastra minerals Ltd
Bengal Nagpur cotton mills (a govt. of India undertaking)
Vishwavishal engineering works (gas division)
Major Crops of Rajnandgaon District
Paddy, Wheat are the main crops of Rajnandgaon district