Rich in Natural Resources
Rich in Natural Resources:
Rich in Foresh Cover:
- Rich biodiversity with 44% of its geographical area covered with forests
- 22 varied forest sub-types present in the State with home to more than 200 varieties of medicinal plants
- Chhattisgarh produces more than 43% of total lac produced in the Country
- Out of about 19,000 populated villages of the state, about 11,200 fall under 5 km circumference area around forest.
- Annual trade of MFP has reached over $ 134 million while the trade potential from MFP in the State is about $ 236 million which includes $110 million from Nationalized MFP and $ 126 million from Non nationalized MFP.