Manipur State Information
Districts in Manipur
Manipur state map:
Manipur state capital city is Imphal. The total area of the state is 22,327 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 2,293,896 among them male population is 1,161,952 and female population is 1,131,944. Sex ratio of the state is 987 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 80 %.
Manipur state vehicle registration code is MN.
Chief Minister of the state is Okram Ibobi Singh and Governor is V. Shanmuganathan.
|Meaning of Manipur||Jewelled Land|
|Time Zone||IST (UTC+05:30)|
|State Formation Day||21-Jan-72|
|People of the state called as||Manipuri|
|Females per 1000 Males||987|
|Literacy Rate||80 %|
|State Vehicle Registration Code||MN|
|No. of districts||9|
|Chief Minister||Okram Ibobi Singh|
|State Flower||Siroi Lily|
|State Bird||Mrs. Hume's pheasant|
Important Festivals of the state:
Yaooshang (Dol Jatra), Lai-Haraoba, Kang (Rath Jatra), Kut, Heikru Hidongba, Ningol Chakouba, Chumpha, Cheiraoba, Gang Ngai, Ramjan Id, Kwak Yatra (Dussehra) are the major festivals celebrated in Manipur state.
Top tourist places in Manipur:
Loktak Lake (Imphal), ma Keithel Women's Market (Imphal), Imphal War Cemetery (Imphal), Shri Govindjee Temple (Imphal), Kangla Fort, The mothers art gallery, Shri Hanuman Thakur Temple, Imphal Valley, Red Hill - Lokpaching, INA Museum, RKCS Art Gallery, ISKCON Temple, Shaheed Minar, Manipur State Museum (Imphal), Sadu Chiru Waterfalls, Kombirei Garden, Bir Tirkendrajit Park, Shirui Kashung (Ukhrul), Sirohi National park, Khonghampat Orchidarium, Lord Sanamahi Temple, Khuman Lampak Main Stadium, Khwairamband Bazaar, Loukoi Pat Lake, Nillai Tea Estate (Ukhrul), Khangkhui Cave (Ukhrul), Khayang Peak, Manipur Zoological Gardens, Khuga Dam, Azoa Jenephiu Magi Lake are the major tourist attractions of the state.
paddy, wheat, maize, pulses, mustard, groundnut, soybeans, sunflower, ginger, turmeric, pineapple, lime/lemon, banana, orange, papaya, plum are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the state.
Important Rivers of the state:
Manipur, Imphal, Iril, Nambul, Sekmai, Chakpi, Thoubal and Khuga are the major rivers that flow in Manipur.
Chamthong or Kangshoi, Eromba, Kang-ngou or kaang-hou, A-nganba, Sana thongba, Singju, Mangal ooti, Paknam, Nga-thongba, Chahou Kheer, Chak angouba, Rajma eromba, Aloo kangmet, Mairen saag, Nga atoiba thongba are few of the many varieties of Manipur.
Nagaland, Mizoram, Assam are the neighbouring states of Manipur.
Districts in the state and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
|Sno.||Bank Name||No. of branches|
|3||Bank Of Baroda||4|
|4||Bank Of India||3|
|5||Bank Of Maharashtra||1|
|7||Central Bank Of India||9|
|9||ICICI Bank Limited||8|
|11||Indian Overseas Bank||2|
|13||Punjab And Sind Bank||4|
|14||Punjab National Bank||2|
|15||State Bank Of India||33|
|18||Union Bank Of India||1|
|19||United Bank Of India||20|