GENERAL PROFILE OF THE DISTRICT-DANTEWADA

 

1

Geographical Parameters
Latitude 
18-46-48N –to- 19-28-30N

                                                    Longitude

80-15-42E –to-  81-58-43E

2

 

Borders of the District

East 

Orissa State

West - 

District Bijapur

South-

Andhra Pradesh State

North-

 District Bastar

3

Total Geographical Area

9046.29 Sq.KMs (904629.000 Hectares)

4

Population

Total  - 478314
Male  -  236079
Female - 242235
ST      -

368659    (77% of Total Population)

5

Revenue Sub Divisions

1- Dantewada
2-

Sukma

6

Tehsils

 
  1-Dantewada,2-Geedam,3-Kuwakonda,4-Katekalyan
 

5-Chhindgarh,6- Sukma,7- Konta

7

Development Blocks

1- Dantewada          (TD)
2- Kuwakonda         (TD)
3- Katekalyan           (TD)
4- Geedam                (TD)
5- Sukma                    (TD)
6- Konta                     (TD)
7-

Chhindgarh            (TD)

9

Revenue Inspector Circles

1- Dantewada
2- Kuwakonda
3- Sukma
4- Chhindgarh
5- Konta
6-

Jagaragunda

10

Patwari Halkas

107

11

Gram Panchayats

249

12

 

Villages
 Total Villages 616
Revenue Villages 499

Forest Villages

117

13

Urban Areas

1- Kirandul Nagar Palika
2- Bacheli Nagar Panchayat
3- Dantewada Nagar Panchayat
4- Geedam Nagar Panchayat
5- Sukma Nagar Panchayat

6-             

Barsur Nagar Panchayat
14 Constituencies 
    Assemblly
1- Dantewada (88)
2- Konta       (90)  
  Parliamentary                                       Bastar (10)
15 Educational Institutes
Central Schools
1- Dantewada
2- Bacheli
3- Kirandul
Navodaya Vidyalaya Barsur
Govt. Degree College
1- Dantewada
2- Sukma
3- Kirandul

16

Health Centres
Sub Health Centres 150
Primary Health Centres 24
Community Health Centres 9

District Health Centres

1

17

Police Stations

34

   

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