(Last Updated on : 12-10-2019)
The Khongjom War Memorial was built to commemorate the martyrdom of Manipurs Major General Paona Brajabashi in 1891. The memorial is a historical place that is located on Kheba Hill on the Indo- Myanmar in the state
Overview of Khongjom War Memorial
Surrounded by picturesque hills and valleys and a 30 ft high entrance, the Khongjom War Memorial is one of the popular tourist spots in the Thoubal district
. Each year on 23rd April, the Khongjom Day is celebrated, which marks the last battle of Manipur, also known as the Anglo- Manipur War. Currently, the memorial stands as a reminder of the brave warriors the state has produced in the past, who have fought for their native land.
Visiting Information on Khongjom War Memorial
The nearest railway station
is at Dimapur
at a distance of 230 km from the memorial and the Imphal Airport
is the closest at a distance of about 36 km from the Khongjom War Memorial.
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