Tourist Places

Khongjom

It is situated above 10 kms. to the south of Thoubal, the district headquarters ( 32 kms from Imphal ). It is the place where last war of Manipur’s independence was fought between the Manipuri and the British soldiers. It has got a memorial erected on a small hillock, Khongjom is well served by the National highway. An eight-bedded Tourist home has been functioning there since 1988.

Khongjom_War_Monument
Khongjom War Memorial Complex

The first bullet of the war was fired by the British on the 24th March, 1891, without any provocation from…