Cachar District of Assam
covers an area of 3,786 sq km. It is bounded by
and Bangladesh. Cachar serves as a gateway to the north-eastern states of Mizoram, Manipur and Tripura
. The Barak
, Chiri, Jatinga
, Sonai, Dhaleshwari and Katakhal are the major rivers. Cachar has a population of 1.2 million. Silchar
is the headquarters.
The major agricultural products are rice, sugarcane, jute, pineapple, chillies and mustard. The climate is tropical with hot summer and heavy precipitation.
Sidheswar Shiva Temple,
Narsing Akhra, Bhairab Bari,
Bharambaba Temple are the major tourist attractions.