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Chhat·tis·garh

 (chŭ′tĭs-gär′)
A state of east-central India south of Uttar Pradesh. Chhatisgarh was split off from the state of Madhya Pradesh in 2000. Raipur is the capital.

Chhattisgarh

(ˌtʃʌtɪsˈɡɑː)
n
(Placename) a state of E central India, created from the SE part of Madhya Pradesh in 2000: consists of a hilly plateau, with extensive forests; agricultural. Capital: Raipur. Pop: 20 795 956 (2001). Area: 135 194 sq km (52 199 sq miles)
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Meanwhile, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday expressed grave concern over continuing Naxal attacks in the east Indian state of Chhatisgarh in the wake of killing of seven policemen in a fresh incident in Sukma district.
There were slight finishing mistakes but it did not matter much as we were leading," said Chhatisgarh coach Inder Pal Singh.
About 30 children were taken ill after having free mid-day meals at school in Bemetra district in Chhatisgarh on Saturday.
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We are deeply shocked and outraged by the conferring of the President's Police Medal for Gallantry on Ankit Garg, Superintendent of Police, Dantewada, Chhatisgarh," said a statement from Women Against Sexual Violence and State Repression (WSS), a national network of women's organisations and other groups.
India-based Reliance Industries Limited (Reliance) (BSE: 500325) is likely to bid for a 4,000 megawatt power project at Surguja in the central Indian state of Chhatisgarh, The Times of India has reported without citing a source.
The attack in Rani Badli in Chhatisgarh state was carried out around 2 a.
Eastern Indian states consisted of Bihar, Chhatisgarh, Jharkhand, Orissa, and West Bengal are considered economically backward states of India, however, rich in minerals and coal.
Over 2,000 security personnel, including officers from Chhatisgarh Police's Special Task Force(STF), District Reserve Guard (DRG), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and CoBRA team, were deployed in insurgency-hit areas of Sukma, Bijapur, Dantewada, Narayanpur," he added.
Hariprasad, AICC general secretary in- charge of Chhatisgarh.
Summary: Chhattisgarh [India], Sept 30 (ANI): Teachers in a government school in the Balrampur district in Chhatisgarh have come up with distinct and innovative ways of teaching their students that has resulted in an increase in the class sizes.