Located at the very heart of India (literally), the country’s tenth largest state by land area vibrates with the spirit of a wild and progressive spirit that can barely be seen elsewhere.
It is the result of careful thought and innovative policy making process through a long drawn period of 15 years that pulled Chhattisgarh from a state with nothing to one with the highest recorded economic growth in recent years.
Here’s the story of an Indian state, which started from the scratch to emerge as one of the fastest growing states in the country and showcase a formidable growth story in terms of its medical and healthcare sector.
These three cities, with their plans, are surely a path to the future – where every city in India can be of a standard that we are all proud of.
Since achieving statehood in 2000, Chhattisgarh has come a long way in almost all sectors – ranging from technological and infrastructural development to digitisation and governance.
Across rural Chhattisgarh, cellular network penetration used to be the lowest in the country at 29 per cent and almost three-fourths of households remained unconnected under the telecom network.
The state has been amongst the foremost ones in the country to give a functional framework to the skilling sector and institute a revolutionary law that placed skilling as a fundamental right for all youth.