Fast Facts – Manipur

Manipur at a Glance

 

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Established 21st January 1972
Area 2,234 sq km
Capital Imphal
Largest city Imphal
Legislature (seats) Unicameral (60)
Governor
Najma Heptulla
Chief Minister N. Biren Singh (BJP)
Official language Meiteilon (Manipuri)
Population 2,388,634 (2001 Census)
Annual Rainfall 1467.5mm (Average)
Rainy Season May to October
National Highways 3 (39-Indo-Myanmar road, 53-New Cachar Road, 150-Jessami-Tipaimukh Road)
Major Rivers Barak River, Manipur River, Yu River and Lanye River.
Major Festivals Lai-Haraoba, Ningol Chakouba, Yaoshang, Ramjan ID, Kut, Gan-ngai, Chumpha, Christmas, Cheiraoba, Kang and Heikru Hidongba.
Government manipur.nic.in
Districts (9) Bishnupur, Churachandpur, Chandel, Imphal East, Imphal West, Senapati, Tamenglong, Thoubal, Ukhrul
 

Fast Facts – Manipur