|• Vidhan Sabha constituencies||3|
|• Total||6,604 km2 (2,550 sq mi)|
|• Density||100/km2 (260/sq mi)|
|• Sex ratio||971|
|Time zone||UTC+05:30 (IST)|
Koriya district, officially known as Korea district, is a district in the north-western part of the Chhattisgarh state in Central India. The administrative headquarters of the district is Baikunthpur.
History[change | change source]
Not much was known about the area before the 16th century. The district was formed on 25 May 1998.