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Geographical Information
District Formation date 25th May 1998
Korea District North-Eastern District of Chhattisgarh State
Latitude: Between 23 deg. 02' 42" To 23 deg. 44' 46" North
Longitude: Between 81 deg. 46' 42" To 82 deg. 33' 43" East.
Height From Sea Level 700 Meters
Temparature (Average): Max - 32 deg. centigrade
Min - 17 deg. centigrade
Area 5978 Sq. KM
Forest Area 59.03%
Height From Sea Level 700 Meters
Climate The Climate is ideal with a beautiful monsoon, a mild summer and a bearable Winter
 
Average Rainfall 1410.9 mm
Sorounding Districts The District is bounded on the North by Shidhi District of Madhya Pradesh on the South Bilaspur Districts on the East by its parent District Surguja and on the West by Shahdol District of Madhya Pradesh.
 
Census Information
Population 586327    Rural-411536    Urban-174791
Male 301251
Female 285076
Sex Ratio 946/1000 (Female/Male)
SC (Total) 48205
SC Male 24604
SC Female 23601
ST 260040 (44.4% of Total Population)
ST Male 131957
ST Female 128083
Literate 306668
Literate Male 189459
Literate Female 117209
Assembly Constituency
01 Bharatpur-Sonhat(MLA - Hon'ble Shri. PhoolChand Singh (BJP))
02 Manendragarh (MLA - Hon'ble Shri. Deepak Kumar Patel (BJP))
03 Baikunthpur (MLA - Hon'ble Shri BhaiyaLal Rajwade (BJP))
District setup
Sub Division 5
Tehsil 5
Nagar Nigam 1 (Chirimiri)
Nagar Palika 3 (Baikunthpur, Manendragarh, Shivpur-Charcha)
Nagar Panchayat 3 (Jhagarakhand, Khongapani, Nai ladri)
Block 5
Janpad Panchayat 5
Gram Panchayat 286
Village 662
RI Circle 8
Patwari circle 78
Forest Division 2
Police Station 11
Police Post 4
Archeological Places
01 Gangirani
02 Jogi Math
03 Rock Painting of Badara
04 Ghaghara
Tourist Places
01 Guru Ghasidas National Park
02 Amritdhara Water fall
03 Korea Palace
04 Ramdaha Water fall
05 Gaurghat Water fall
Rivers
01 Hasdo
02 Banas
03 Gopad
Fesival
01 Karma
02 Ganga Dashahara
03 Chherta
Sub Division
01 SDM Baikunthpur
02 SDM Manendragarh
03 SDM Chirmiri
04 SDM Bharatpur
05 SDM Sonhat
Blocks
01 CEO Janpad Panchayat Baikunthpur
02 CEO Janpad Panchayat Sonhat
03 CEO Janpad Panchayat Manendragarh
04 CEO Janpad Panchayat Khadgawan
05 CEO Janpad Panchayat Bharatpur
Tehsils
01 Tehsildar Baikunthpur
02 Tehsildar Sonhat
03 Tehsildar Manendragarh
04 Tehsildar Khadgawan
05 Tehsildar Bharatpur
 
Police
01 Superintendent of Police
02 Add. Superintendent of Police
03 SDOP Baikunthpur
04 SDOP Manendragarh
05 City Superintendent of Police. Chirimiri
06 Police Station Baikunthpur
07 Police Station Chharchha
08 Police Station Patna
09 Police Station Sonhat
10 Police Station Chirimiri
11 Police Station Manendragarh
12 Police Station Podi
13 Police Station Khadgawan
14 Police Station Kotadol
15 Police Station Janakpur
16 Police Station Kelhari
17 Police Post Korea
18 Police Post Jhagarakhand
19 Police Post Ramgarh
20 Police Post Kunwarpur