koriya-mela-festival

is a traditional fair followed till date, initiated by Ramanuj Pratap Sigh Judeo, the monarch of Koriya State.

Bastar Dussehra, Durga Pooja, Bastar Lokotsav, Madai Festival, Rajim Kumbh Mela, Pakhanjore Mela (Nara Narayan Mela) are the major festivals celebrated in Koriya district.

Koriya district is one of the districts in Chhattisgarh state of India. The total area of the district is 5,978 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 659039 living in houses, among them male population is 334336 and female population is 324703. Sex ratio of the district is 968 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 70.64%.

Koriya district vehicle registration code is CG 16. Regional Transport (RTO) Office located in Koriya.