Challakere is a town in Chitradurga district in the state of Karnataka, India
Challakere is located at 1419N 7639E / 14.32N 76.65E / 14.32; 76.65. It has an average elevation of 585metres .
As of 2001 India census, Challakere had a population of 49,065. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Challakere has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 75% and female literacy of 62%. 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Challakere is also known as the 'oil city' of Karnataka and is India's second largest producer/supplier of edible oil after Mumbai. There are as many as 60+ oil industries in Challakere. Not only oil, several other industries like dal, fried gram, rice etc. are also present. The commercial activity in the town is comparable to that of a standard district and the district enjoys a huge business turnover out of town's business.
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||OPPT CORPORATION BANK, BASAVESHWARA CIRCLE, CHALLAKERE
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||MAIN ROAD OPP VERASHIWA HOSTAL CHALLAKERE