Chhattisgarh is a young state on an ancient land. In the ancient times, it was referred to as the “Dakshin Kosala”. It is the most thickly forested and tribal dominated state in India. Chhattisgarh came to the fore only in the year 2000. The dense forests and wildlife are the reasons for its rich bio-diversity. The historical sites in this state have a lot of significance and are a major tourist attraction.