The province of Surguja is located in the northern part of the Chhattisgarh State of India. Prior to the arrival of the Maurya dynasty, the region belonged to King Inanda. Before 3 B.C. the district was divided into smaller parts with their chief after a dispute between them. Then a Rajputa kings belong to the Rakshal clan in the palamu district (Bihar) was attacked and taken from his control. In 1820 Amar singh was the King of the Surguja region who was crowned "Maharaja" in 1826. In 1882 Raghunath Sharan Singh Deo had seized power over the province of Surguja.
Famous for ?
It is famous for countless waterfalls and Surguja owns one of them. Tiger Point waterfall is located in Mainpat. It is believed that King Rama lived in Ramgarh during his 14-year exile.
The region has an area of 57342 km2.
There are less than 2 total districts in Surguja.
There are 1746 total districts in the region.
There are 16 cities in the region.
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