With its headquarters situated in the Ratlam town, Ratlam is one of the important districts of Madhya Pradesh
. The district is located in the north western part of the state and surrounded by six other districts. A total number of 9,71,888 people resides in the district which has an area of 4,861 square kilometers.
With industry and agriculture contributing almost equally, Ratlam has a balanced economy. Wheat, grams and soybeans are the most cultivated agricultural products.
The uniqueness about Ratlam is that it is a place of interest for the tourists, the devotees and even the picnickers. Places like Bilpakeshwara Temple, Kedareshwar Temple and Cactus Garden are some of the important destinations.
|Facts of Ratlam District|
|Density (/km2) ||299|
|Tehsils ||Alot, Jaora, Piploda, Ratlam, Sailana, Bajna|
|Lok Sabha Constituencies ||Ratlam|
|Assembly Constituencies ||Ratlam Rural (ST), Ratlam City, Sailana (ST), Jaora, Alot (SC)|
|Travel Destinations ||Bilpakeshwara Temple, Siva Temple, Veerupaksh Mahadev Temple, Shipawra Temple, Dharola Mahadev Temple, Garkhankhai Temple, Kedareshwar Temple, Amarji Temple, Ayana Mahadev Temple, Kalikamata Temple, Mahalaxmi Temple, Barbad Hanuman Temple, Gadkhange Mata Temple, Cactus Garden, Hussain Tekri, Andikalpeshwar Temple, Kharmore Bird Century, Ganga Sagar etc.|
|Government Colleges/Universities ||Govt College (Alot), Govt College (Kalukheda), Govt Girls College, Govt College (Sailana), Bhagatsingh Govt PG College (Jaora), Govt Arts and Science PG College, Swami Vevekanand Govt Commerce College etc.|
Last Updated on : January 23, 2015