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Chhattisgarh is a state in central India. It borders Uttar Pradesh to the north, Orissa to the east, Andhra Pradesh to the south, Maharashtra to the west, Madhya Pradesh on the north-west and Jharkhand tot he north-east.

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The state of Chhattisgarh

The population of Chhattisgarh is 25.5 million over 27 districts according to the 2011 census. The state capital and largest city is Raipur.

Education in Chhattisgarh

The 2011 census records a literacy rate of 71.04 in Chhattisgarh. There are several universities and colleges in the state. For a complete list, see:

Virtual ediucation in Chhattisgarh

The Pt. Sunderlal Sharma Open University operates from Bilaspur. Established in 2005, it is divided into the following six schools:

  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Science & Technology
  • Faculty of Social Science
  • Faculty of Commerce
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Management Studies
  • Faculty of Yoga, Jyotish & Vastu


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