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Bishnupur District : Manipur

About District


The Bishnupur district with its headquarter at Bishnupur was formed on 25-05-1983. The total geographical area of the District is 530 Sq. Km. It is bounded on the North by Imphal West District, on the South by Churachandpur District, on the East by Imphal and Thoubal Districts. There are 64 Revenue villages in the District. For a better and convenient administration the District is divided into three Sub-Divisions , viz (1) Bishnupur Sub-Division with its HQ at Bishnupur and (2) Moirang Sub-Division with its HQ at Moirang and (3) Nambol Sub-Division with its HQ at Nambol. There are 6 (six) SDC Circles in the district. Nambol, Oinam and Bishnupur circles are situated within Bishnupur Sub-Division. Ningthoukhong, Moirang ang Kumbi circles are situated within Moirang Sub-Division. As for the convenience of developmental activities of the rural areas there are two C.D Blocks, namely (1) Bishnupur C.D. Block with its HQ at Bishnupur and (2) Moirang C.D Block with its HQ at Moirang Khunou. The places of tourist interests in the district are Vishnu Temple, Keibul Lamjao National Park, Loktak Lake, INA Memorial, Phuballa Resort and Loukoipat Ecological Park.

District at a Glance


General
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  • Headquarters
  • State
Area in Sq Km (Census 2011)
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Population (Census 2011)
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  • Sex Ratio (Females per 1000 males)
  • Density (Total, Persons per sq km)
  • Percentage of Literacy
Constituencies (ECI)
  • Assembly
  • Loksabha

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