Category Archives: Geography

Silchar Directory

Silchar Town – Information Silchar Directory/Silchar Business Directory Silchar, the headquarters of Cachar district and an important commercial centre in the state of Assam, India is the economic gateway to the state of Mizoram and some parts of Manipur.  It is popularly known as Barak Valley and has been a major place of economic activity since… Read More »

Cachar

Cachar District Cachar once a part of the greater Kachari kingdom is an important administrative district in the Indian state of Assam. Bengali is the Official Language of the district with majority of the people primarily speaking the Sylheti dialect. It has a population of 1,736,319 according to the 2011 census constituting Hindus, Muslims, Christians,… Read More »

Barak Valley

Barak Valley Barak Valley, situated in the southern part of the Indian state of Assam is named after River Barak.   Cachar, Hailakandi and Karimganj constitute the three important districts of the region.  Silchar is the main city of the valley. Karimganj, the district headquarters of Karimganj district, is the second largest town in valley and… Read More »

Karimganj

Karimganj Town Karimganj, a town in the Karimganj District of Assam, India is the administrative headquarter and also the main town of the district. This town, located on the Bangladesh border is flanked on two sides by the Longai River and Kushiyara River. Bengali is the official language of the district.  Karimganj Municipality had a… Read More »

Hailakandi

Hailakandi Hailakandi is an important town and one among the three important districts in Barak Valley region. The main language of the town is Bengali. People living in this town mostly use Sylheti dialect, a local dialect used to communicate with each other. Education:  It is an important centre of education that has High &… Read More »

Karimganj Lok Sabha Constituency

Lok Sabha Constituency, Karimganj The Lok Sabha Constituency of Karimganj is one among the 14 Lok Sabha constituencies reserved for the   scheduled castes candidates in the state of Assam. The district headquarters of Karimganj district, an administrative district in the state of Assam are located at Karimganj.

Cachar district records, Railway link, Language martyrs

Cachar district records It is worth to mention that the first club of polo in the world was created at Silchar in the Indian state of Assam. Beside this the 1st modern competitive type of polo was also played in this town, the remnants of which still stand behind District Library, Silchar. Railway link Silchar… Read More »

Barak River, Surma-Meghna River System

Barak River Barak River, one of the major rivers of southern Assam and part of the Surma-Meghna River system is the biggest and the most important of all the rivers in the hilly region of the territory of Manipur.  This river that originates in the hills of Manipur is proposed to be declared as the… Read More »