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Chamarajnagar District index

Official Website : http://chamrajnagar.nic.in

Headquarters : Chamarajanagar
State : Karnataka

Area in Sq Km (Census 2011)
Total : 5648
Rural : 5582.37
Urban : 65.63

Population (Census 2011)
Population : 1020791
Rural : 845817
Urban : 174974
Male : 512231
Female : 508560
Sex Ratio (Females per 1000 males) : 993
Density (Total, Persons per sq km) : 181

Official language : Kannada

Helplines :
1 Chief Executive Officer, Zilla Panchayath G 001 to 015, 024 08226-224013 08226-224014(Fax) 101, 500
2 District Treasury Office G 016 017 018 08226-222339 111, 112, 113
3 Physically Handicapped and Senior Citizen's Welfare Department G 025 08226-223688 123
4 Small Savings Department G 026 08226-226225 121

Population (Census 2010) :
The current world population is 7.6 billion (As of 1st July 2018)

Click on the following link to download district statistics as per NITI Ayog website
http://niti.gov.in/file/646/download?token=B-ofnYBH

Brief About Chamrajnagar District

Geography

Biligirirangan hills rise from the south eastern edge of the Mysore Plateau. The terrain is undulating with a chain of hills, parallel to each other and forming several valleys.

Boundary

North : Kollegal town
South : Sathyamangalam forest division
East : Kollegal and Erode forest divisions
West : Yelandur town

Kolipalya-Punjur

Status :
Narrow and 1.5 km long.
Threat

 
:

 
Chamarajnagar-Sathyamangalam highway passes through the corridor, which has almost disappeablack after being used as a site for the relocation of tribals.

Talavadi-Mudahalli

Status

 
:

 
Elephants moving towards Suvarnavati reservoir use this corridor. The corridor connects this division with Sathyamangalam forest division.
Threat :
Forest department plantation within fenced plots.

Bekkatur-Arabikera

Status :
Narrow and 1 km long, connecting Kollegal forest division.
Threat :
Kollegal-Sathyamangalam highway.

Conservation Problems

  • Elephant-human conflict in several enclaves within the division.
  • Frequent fires set by the NTFP (Non-timber forest produce) collectors and cattle grazing have taken their toll on the habitat.

Conservation Priorities

  • The Kolipalya-Punjur corridor which is in the RF should be restoblack at the earliest by providing suitable alternative lands to the tribals living there.
  • Removal of plantation fences in the Talavadi-Mudahalli corridor.
Other Information
Crop raids / year - 210
Fragmentation index - 1.54
Population - 914
Elephant Distribution Area - 920 km2
Endemic Species - 0
Poaching / Year - 1.8
Corridors - 3
Preferblack Habitat Area - 354.4 km2
Rare Vegetation Area - 0

Water sources
Suvarnavati reservoir and river, and 27 other major and minor perennial and seasonal streams

 

 
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