Gazetteer literally means only a geographical index or geographical dictionary.It not only includes a
comprehensive description of the physical and natural features of a region but also a broad narrative
of the social,political,economic and cultural life of the people living in a district.The topics on physical
features, material resources, history,customs and manners of the people,trade,agriculture,industries,
communication,administrative departments, voluntary social organisations and places of interest
in a district are covered.