Raipur /ˈrpʊər/ (Hindi: रायपुर Aboot this soondpronunciation ) is the caipital ceety o the state o Chhattisgarh, Indie. The ceety is the admeenistrative heidquarters o Raipur Destrict. It wis umwhile a pairt o Madhya Pradesh afore the state o Chhattisgarh wis furmed on 1 November 2000. At the time o the 2011 census, the population within the Municipal Corporation aurie o Raipur wis 1,010,087.

Raipur

रायपुर
Metropolitian ceety
Coordinates: 21°08′N 81°23′E / 21.14°N 81.38°E / 21.14; 81.38
Kintra Indie
StateChhattisgarh
DestrictRaipur
Govrenment
 • TeepLocal Govrenment
 • MayorDr. Kiran Mayee Nayak
Area
 • Metropolitian ceety226 km2 (87 sq mi)
Elevation
298.15 m (978.18 ft)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Metropolitian ceety1,122,555 (UA)
 • Rank47t
 • Metro1,122,555
Leids
 • OffeecialHindi, Chhattisgarhi, Inglis
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
492001
Vehicle registrationCG-04
Websitewww.raipur.gov.in

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011; Cities having population 1 lakh and above" (PDF). Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 26 Mairch 2012.
  2. "Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011; Urban Agglomerations/Cities having population 1 lakh and above" (PDF). Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 26 Mairch 2012.