State Manipur at a Glance

Important Facts about Manipur

State

Manipur
State Map
Capital Imphal
Date of Formation 21 January 1972
Chief Minister Present Chief Minister – Shri Nongthombam Biren Singh

List of Chief Ministers of Manipur

First Chief Minister – Mairembam Koireng Singh

Governor Present Governor – Dr. Najma Heptulla

List of Governors of Manipur

First Governor – B. K. Nehru

Seat of High Court Manipur High Court (Imphal)

List of Chief Justice of Manipur High Court

Members of Rajya Sabha Total number of Seats – 1

1. Shri K. Bhabananda Singh, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

Number of MP Seat Total number of Seats – 02

MP Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Inner Manipur Present MP Rajkumar, Dr. Ranjan Singh
2. Outer Manipur Present MP Pfoze, Dr. Lorho S.

Number of MLA Seat Total number of Seats – 60

MLA Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Khundrakpam Present MLA Thokchom Lokeshwar Singh
2. Heingang Present MLA Nongthombam Biren Singh
3. Khurai Present MLA Leishangthem Susindro Meitei
4. Kshetrigao Present MLA Nahakpam Indrajit Singh
5. Thongju Present MLA Thongam Biswajit Singh
6. Keirao Present MLA Lourembam Rameshwor Meetei
7. Andro Present MLA Thounaojam Shyamkumar
8. Lamlai Present MLA Ksh. Biren Singh
9. Thangmeiband Present MLA Khumukcham Joykisan Singh
10. Uripok Present MLA Yumnam Joykumar Singh
11. Sagolband Present MLA Rajkumar Imo Singh
12. Keishamthong Present MLA Langpoklakpam Jayantakumar Singh
13. Singjamei Present MLA Yumnam Khemchand Singh
14. Yaiskul Present MLA Thokchom Satyabrata Singh
15. Wangkhei Present MLA Okram Henry Singh
16. Sekmai Present MLA Heikham Dingo Singh
17. Lamsang Present MLA Sorokhaibam Rajen Singh
18. Konthoujam Present MLA Dr. Sapam Ranjan Singh
19. Patsoi Present MLA Km. Ak. Mirabai Devi
20. Langthabal Present MLA Karam Shyam
21. Naoriya Pakhanglakpa Present MLA Soibam Subhaschandra Singh
22. Wangoi Present MLA Oinam Lukhoi Singh
23. Mayang Imphal Present MLA Kongkham Robindro Singh
24. Nambol Present MLA Nameirakpam Loken Singh
25. Oinam Present MLA Laishram Radhakishore Singh
26. Bishnupur Present MLA Konthoujam Govindas
27. Moirang Present MLA Pukhrem Sharatchandra Singh
28. Thanga Present MLA Tongbram Robindro Singh
29. Kumbi Present MLA Sanasam Bira Singh
30. Lilong Present MLA Muhammad Abdul Nasir
31. Thoubal Present MLA Okram Ibobi Singh
32. Wangkhem Present MLA Keisham Meghachandra Singh
33. Heirok Present MLA Thokchom Radheshyam Singh
34. Wangjing Tentha Present MLA Paonam Brojen Singh
35. Khangabok Present MLA Surjakumar Okram
36. Wabgai Present MLA Md. Fajur Rahim
37. Kakching Present MLA Yengkhom Surchandra Singh
38. Hiyanglam Present MLA Dr. Radheshyam Yumnam
39. Sugnu Present MLA Kangujam Ranjit Singh
40. Jiribam Present MLA Ashab Uddin
41. Chandel Present MLA Letpao Haokip
42. Tengnoupal Present MLA D. Korungthang
43. Phungyar Present MLA K. Leishiyo
44. Ukhrul Present MLA Alfred Kanngam Arthur
45. Chingai Present MLA Khashim Vashum
46. Saikul Present MLA Yamthong Haokip
47. Karong Present MLA D.D. Thaisii
48. Mao Present MLA Losii Dikho
49. Tadubi Present MLA N. Kayisii
50. Kangpokpi Present MLA Nemcha Kipgen
51. Saitu Present MLA Ngamthang Haokip
52. Tamei Present MLA Awangbow Newmai
53. Tamenglong Present MLA Samuel Jendai Kamei
54. Nungba Present MLA Gaikhangam
55. Tipaimukh Present MLA Dr. Chaltonlien Amo
56. Thanlon Present MLA Vungzagin Valte
57. Henglep Present MLA T. Thangzalam Haokip
58. Churachandpur Present MLA V. Hangkhanlian
59. Saikot Present MLA T. N. Haokip
60. Singhat Present MLA Ginsuanhau

Number of District 16

Name of the Districts

Bishnupur
Chandel
Churachandpur
Imphal East
Imphal West
Jiribam
Kakching
Kamjong
Kangpokpi
Noney
Pherzawl
Senapati
Tamenglong
Tengnoupal
Thoubal
Ukhrul

Area 22,327 km2
Rank of state by Area 24th
Population(2011) 2,855,794
Literacy rate 79.85%
Types Of Religion Hinduism (41.39%), Christianity (41.29%), Islam (8.40%), Sanamahism (8.18%), Buddhism (0.25%), Sikhism (0.05%), Jainism (0.06%), Not religious (0.38%)
Neighbouring States Mizoram, Assam, Nagaland
Neighbouring Countries Myanmar
Main Language Meithei
Other Languages Meitei (53.00%), Thadou-Kuki (8.55%), Tangkhul (6.25%), Kabui (3.63%), Paite (1.94%), Hmar (1.69%), Bengali (1.13%), Others (23. 81%
Biggest River Barak River
Number of River 02 (Barak River, Manipur River)
Number Lake Loktak (Largest fresh water lake in India)
Coastline – –
Number of Beaches – –
Number of Mountains 04 (West Manipur Hill, Laimatol Range, Letha Range, East Manipur Hill)
Agricultural land [Km2] – –
Forest Land [Km2] 17090 Km2
Latitude 24.6637° N
Longitude 93.9063° E
City & Town Imphal, Kakching, Mayang Imphal, , Thoubal, Ukhrul
Transport & Communication Road, Railway, Air
AirPorts Imphal International Airport
International Airports Imphal International Airport
Major Ports – –
Length of National Highways 1745.74 Km
Railway Length 1.35 Km
Major Tourist Places Loktak Lake (Imphal), Kangla Fort (Imphal), Imphal War Cemetery (Imphal), Ima Keithel Women’s Market (Imphal), Shri Govindjee Temple (Imphal), ISKCON Imphal, Sri Sri Radha Krishnacandra Temple (Imphal), INA Museum (Imphal), Imphal Valley (Imphal), Red Hill – Lokpaching (Imphal), Manipur State Museum (Imphal), Shaheed Minar (Imphal), RKCS Art Museum (Imphal), Three Mothers Art Gallery (Imphal), Indian Army War Cemetery (Imphal), Shri Hanuman Thakur Temple (Imphal), Manipur Zoological Gardens (Imphal), Shirui Kashung (Ukhrul), Khonghampat Orchidarium (Imphal), Lord Sanamahi Temple, Sadu Chiru Waterfalls, Nillai Tea Estate (Ukhrul),
Legislative Assembly Name Manipur Legislative Assembly
Emblem
State Dance Manipuri dance (Ras Lila)
State Anthem Sana Leibak Manipur
Cuisine
Tan Ngang a bread, Chamthong or Kangshoi – a healthy vegetable stew, Eromba – a delightful combination of rice and fish, Morok Metpa – a spicy and delicious chutney, Singju – a famous Manipuri salad, Paaknam – a delicate fish cake, Chahao Kheer – the most popular dessert in Manipur, Alu Kangmet – a mashed potato delicacy, Nga-Thongba – a classic fish curry,
State Animal Sangai
State Bird Mrs. Hume’s pheasant
State Flower Lilium mackliniae
State Fruit Pineapple
State tree Phoebe hainesiana
Sport Muka Kangjei
Number of National Park Keibul Lamjao National Park
Movie Industry Name Maniwood
Festivals Yaoshang (Holi), Kut-Festival, Gang-Ngai-Festival, Cheiraoba- The Manipur New Year, Kang – The Rath Yatra Of Manipur, Heikru Hitongba, Ningol Chak-Kouba- A Social Festival Of Manipuris, Lui-Ngai-Ni, Chumpha-Festival Of Tangkhul Nagas, ristmas- Festival Of Christians
Website www.manipur.gov.in

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