Chhattisgarh government has added some new leaves to the political records in India. However, the bifurcation of the larger state of Madhya Pradesh and the birth of Chhattisgarh was considerably a peaceful process.
Chhattisgarh political system demanded for a state to preserve the ethnic identities of the people here itself gave birth to certain new chapters in the history of India. The political history of Chhattisgarh portrays the sequences of the formation of this new state as an important issue for the whole nation. The Chhattisgarh political system is still guided by the various regional issues that led to the formation of this new state.
In the whole governance of the state, the Chhattisgarh politics departments and institutions manage the whole state. The several departments of the Chhattisgarh government allocate the resources of the state ensuring maximum utilization of the resources without exhausting it. The departments conduct research to improve the sectors ascertaining growth and development.
The state of Chhattisgarh, India is popularly known as the ‘Rice Bowl’ of India, the state of Chhattisgarh has 58.81 lakh hectares of land under cultivation. Almost 80 percent of the people of the state are dependent on agriculture for their source of living. The agricultural department ascertains that the agricultural sector is endowed with all facilities to realize its true potential. The department attempts to achieve multiple cropping in the arable lands and also to increase the productivity of the agro based small-scale industries of the state. The department of finance ensures equitable distribution of the revenue of the state in the various sectors. Some of the other prominent departments of Chhattisgarh political system are the labor department and the police department and the department of general administration.
After all the flourishing aspects in the state of Chhattisgarh, the politics of Chhattisgarh is also equally shaken with the very much existence of Naxalites in the region. There has been numerous deaths reported that of commoners and police executives in the current years. Chhattisgarh was the largest Naxalite-affected state in 2006. There goes on a continuous effort between the state government of Chhattisgarh and the Naxalites. The state is taking a lot of steps to control the violent power of the Naxalites and to give the people of the state a secure life and livelihood.