• Chhattisgarh is centrally located and has an excellent means of transport, including transportation by roads, railways and air.
  • Bhilai city is known as the education hub, and the capital city Raipur is the leading Centre of higher education in Chhattisgarh.
  • The state has made significant progress in higher education since its inception and has developed an excellent educational ecosystem.
  • The presence of NIT, IIT, IIIT, IIM, National Law University and Indira Gandhi Agriculture University make Chhattisgarh the knowledge hub of central India.
  • Mineral resources are Chhattisgarh's biggest strength. It is a leading producer of minerals such as coal, iron ore and dolomite.
  • The state's position as the 'Rice Bowl of Central India' and its reliance on agriculture has led to brisk growth in the food processing industry as a special-thrust industry.
  • Chhattisgarh State Industrial Development Corporation (CSIDC) has set up industrial growth Centre's, seven industrial parks and three integrated infrastructure development Centre's (IIDC).
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