The capital city of the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, Raipur, was formerly a part of Madhya Pradesh before the state of Chhattisgarh was formed. Recent archeological evidence from ancient sites and the remains of the fort suggests the presence of Raipur since the 9th century.
The largest city of the state, the city, is sometimes referred to as the rice bowl of India, where hundreds of varieties of rice are produced, located near the center of a vast plain. The River Mahanadi flows east of the city of Raipur, and the southern part has dense forests.
Magneto – the Mall, Ghatarani Waterfalls, Naya Raipur Central Park, Chhattisgarh City Center Mall, Energy Park or Urja Park or Solar Energy Park, Gandhi Udyan Park, Ambuja City Centre, Nandavan Jungle Safari, MM Fun City are some of the major attractions in the city.