Situated in the Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh, Takhatpur is placed at a height of 882 feet above the sea level. One of the prominent cities of Chhattisgarh, Takhatpur is located between latitude 22.1500 and longitude 81.8667. Encompassing a total population of 31534, the city of Takhatpur presents a harmonious blend of traditional values coupled with modern developments.

Comprising mainly of the tribal population, Takhatpur reflects the rich cultural heritage and traditional life style of the bygone days that has percolated to the modern age. The majority of the local indigenous population of Takhatpur speaks Chhattisgarhi which is one form of the Hindi language.

Endowed with a natural scenic beauty, Takhatpur is blessed with immense potentialities to develop into one of the industrially progressive cities of the state of Chhattisgarh. Originally a backward area, Takhatpur has started moving in the direction of industrialization. The state government of Chhattisgarh headed by the Honorable Mr. Raman Singh has decided to implement several projects to improve the living standards of the people of Takhatpur.

Representing the rich historical legacy and religious fervor of the region, Takhatpur celebrates several festivals and fairs with much enthusiasm and vigor that reflects the vibrant and dynamic pattern of life of the local indigenous inhabitants of the area. The colorful festivals and fairs display the cultural pattern and artistic skills of the ancient times.

Easily accessible from all parts of India, Takhatpur has well maintained roads, and railways that enable a comfortable and safe journey to the daily commuters as well as the tourists of the region. Takhatpur is surrounded by the cities of Tendua, Sagar, Ganiari, Patharia, Mungeli and Piparkhuti. The nearest airports of Takhatpur are Bhilai, Raipur and Bilaspur.

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Last Updated on : 29th March 2013