Chamrajnagar was carved out of the original larger Mysore District in the year 1998. Chamarajanagar was earlier known as Sri Arikottara. Chamaraja Wodeyar, the Wodeyar king of Mysore was born here and hence this place was renamed after him as Chamrajanagar.
Places To Visit
Gopalaswamy Betta, Bara Chukki, Chamarajeshwara Temple, B R Hills, M M Hills, Sathyamangala, Suvarnavathi Reservoir, Kanakagiri Hill.