There are 4 very previous teak timber round within the forest of Machkot in Bastar. They are named Rama, Lakshmana, Bharata, Shatrughna. Ram is 5 and a half years previous and is taken into account to be the oldest teak tree in India. Bharata has dried up eight years in the past because of pure causes. Chhattisgarh Tourism Board has included these timber in its tourism map and has preserved forest cell quantity 1910.