Raipur: It is the capital city of the state of Chhattisgarh and is the administrative headquarters of Raipur district. It is also the largest city in Chhattisgarh. It was formerly a part of Madhya Pradesh before the state of Chhattisgarh was formed on 1 November 2000. Naya Raipur is the upcoming business hub in Chhattisgarh promoted by the state government.
“Raipur has become the educational hub of Central India due to presence of many institutes of National importance in Engineering, Management, Medical and Law. It is the only city in India, which is home to IIM, NIT, AIIMS, Hidayatullah National Law University, and IIIT,” informed Sandeep Marwah Managing Director of National Federation of Tourism And Transport Cooperatives of India Limited.
“We will soon be opening a branch office of NFTC to promote tourism in this part of the country,” added Marwah while talking to the members of NFTC and tourism industry.