Baloda Bazar

Baloda Bazar (बलौदा बाज़ार) city is a nagar palika parishad in Baloda Bazar district in the state of Chhattisgarh, India. PIN 493332. It is recently declared as a District. Baloda Bazar is also called Cement hub of Chhattisgarh because there are many reputed Cement Plants. Ultra Tech Cement Hirmi, Grasim Cement Rawan, Ambuja Cement Rawan & Lafarge Cement Sonadih etc, Current MLA ( 2013 - 2018 ) of Baloda Bazar is Shri Janak Ram Verma. This city is also the birth place of Chef Vijay Sharma who was in top 6 in Masterchef India in the year 2015.

Baloda bazar
Baloda bazar is located in Chhattisgarh
Baloda bazar
Baloda bazar
Location in Chhattisgarh, India
Baloda bazar is located in India
Baloda bazar
Baloda bazar
Baloda bazar (India)
Coordinates: 21°40′N 82°10′E / 21.67°N 82.17°ECoordinates: 21°40′N 82°10′E / 21.67°N 82.17°E
Country India
DistrictBaloda Bazar-Bhatapara
254 m (833 ft)
 • Total122,853
 • OfficialHindi, Chhattisgarhi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationCG-22


Baloda Bazar is located at 30°40′N 82°10′E / 30.67°N 82.17°E.[1] It has an average elevation of 254 m (833 ft). There are several Tourist place in Balodabazaar like Sirpur, Turturia, Giroudpuri, Siddheswr Mandir Pallari and many more.


The town has two Government run colleges,one polytechnic colleges, a Government run High School and over 50 private educational institutions.Some of the prominent schools are Ambuja Vidya Peeth, Vardhman Vidya Peeth, Gurukul English Medium School, Sacred Heart Convent School, Aditya Birla Public School etc.There are no Engineering colleges at present. Government Pandit Chakrapani Shukla Multipurpose Higher Secondary School Formally known as Govt. High School was the main high school of the region established in the year 1948.It was inaugurated by Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla.


As of the 2008 India census,[2] Baloda Bazar had a population of 27,853. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Baloda Bazar has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 57% of the males and 43% of females literate. 14% of the population is under 6 years of age. It is 84 km from Raipur, 75 km from Mahasamund via Samoda & 60 km from Bilaspur. Total area is about sq. 16 km. The main occupation of the people is agriculture and service in cement factories. It is a good source of cement. Basic facilities like schools, electricity, water, and hospitals are easily available here. The educational institutions are of basic level(Up to graduation). For higher studies, a student has to go outside because there is no engineering & politechnique college. Baloda Bazar has been a centre for education for the neighbouring areas for many decades.A number of private institutions have come up now for the primary education and one Law college is also running for many years. There is a famous temple of "Lord Shiva". Which is located in front of Bus-Stand.


This town was very famous for its cattle market in the region. The market still exists with name "Bhaisa Pasra". Purani Basti or the area adjoining the Mawli Mata Mandir is the oldest area of the town. Freedom fighters like Veer Narayan Singh and Raghunath Prasad Kesarwani are also from Baloda Bazar.Some of the great personalities from Baloda Bazar are Late Dr. Saheb Lal Tiwari, Late Shri Chakrapani Shukla, Late Shri Bansh Raj Tiwari, Late Shri Ganesh Shankar Bajpai etc.


  1. ^ Bazar.html Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Baloda Bazar
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.


Baloda Bazar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Baloda Bazar Vidhan Sabha constituency is one of the 90 Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) constituencies of Chhattisgarh state in central India.It is part of Baloda Bazar district.

Baloda Bazar district

Baloda Bazar district is a district in Chhattisgarh state of India with its headquarters at Baloda Bazar. Before its creation, it was part of Raipur district.


Bhatapara is a city and a nagar palika in Baloda Bazar - Bhatapara district in the state of Chhattisgarh, India.

current MLA of Bhatapara- Shivratan Sharma from BJP ( since 2013 )

Bhatapara is a municipal or Nagar Pallika town. It has a full fledged municipal civic body to look after all its day to day civic administration. For better administration it has been divided into several wards. Election for these wards are held in once in every 5 years. Bhatapara Municipal Council is responsible for supplying water to all households, sewage maintenance, constructing new highways and collection of property tax etc. Another very important local administrator is Balodabazar-Bhatapara District Collector. A District Collector is actually head of the entire and discharges many duties and responsibilities that determine the fate of entire district.

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Ganesh Shankar Bajpai

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List of districts of Chhattisgarh

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Mahasamund (Lok Sabha constituency)

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Mahasamund district

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The present collector of Mahasamund is Shri Himshikhar Gupta.

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