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Did You Know The Battle of Khongjom War?

Chumthang News Service, 
Imphal/11thJuly/2015: Khongjom War Memorial is 36 kms. From the state capital Imphal on the international highway Indo-Myanmar road is a major historical place. It was here that Great freedom Fighter 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 lad down his life in defence of his motherland Manipur, is reminiscent of the pass heroic deeds of Manipuri warriors.
A war memorial has been constructed on the top of Kheba hill, and Khongjom Day is celebrated every year on 23rd April.

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