Khongjom War Memorial, 36 km from Imphal on the Indo-Myanmar road is a major historical place. It was here that Major General Paona Brajabashi, one of the great warriors of Manipur proved his valor against the superior might of the invading British Army in 1891. The hillock at the foot of which he laid down his life in defense of his motherland, is reminiscent of the past heroic deeds of Manipuri warriors. A war memorial has been constructed on the top of Kheba hill. Khongjom Day is observed every year on 23rd of April in memories of Paona and other martyrs who died in Khongjom for the defense of their motherland. Khongjom War Memorial commemorates sacrifice, valour and spirit of freedom. This Memorial is beautiful and one of the best war memorials in India.
The Khongjom War Memorial has green grass fields and crystal clear water pond in the center which creates an ideal location for photography. So if you are planning to visit this amazing war memorial feel free to contact Purvi Discovery. We are leading North East tour operator and renowned for our unique itinerary and affordable cost. Whether you are local Indian tourist or International guest we will provide guide who will help you to understand the importance of this great monument.