Resource rich state Chhattisgarh is located in the centre-east of the country. It is established in 2000. Chhattisgarh is the nineteenth largest state in India with an area of 135,192 km2. According to the census of 2011, it is the 16th largest populous state in India with 25.5 million inhabitants. Chhattisgarh is the main source for electricity and steel for the country. Administrative and Legislative Capital of Chhattisgarh is Raipur. And the Judicial Capital of state is Bilaspur.