The Official Website of Ukhrul District, Manipur.

Ukhrul District was first marked out as a Sub-Division in 1919 by the then British-India. Later it was upgraded to a District in the year 1969 by the Govt. of India. The District now has 7(seven) Sub-Divisions which are co-terminus with the 8(eight) Development Blocks. The area of the district was 8,200 Sq.Km. according to the CSI Publication 1976. Later Tengnoupal District, now called Chandel District was carved out from this district on 15th July, 1983 and the area of thethen Manipur East District was sliced down to 4,544 Sq.Km. and the title of the district was changed into Ukhrul District in 1983.



The 66th Republic Day Celebration 2015 for Ukhrul District was held at Bakshi Ground. Shri Hrisheekesh Arvind Modak, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Ukhrul flung the tricolor.

66th Republic Day 2015 Photos at:
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  • Geography

  • Ukhrul District is bounded by Myanmar in the East, Chandel District in the South, Imphal East and Senapati Districts in the West and Nagaland State. The district HQ. Ukhrul is linked with Imphal, the state capital by a NH 150about 84 Km.
  • People

  • The district of Ukhrul is a land of beautiful mountains interspersed by numerous Tribal habitats echoing with rhythms of tribal culture and rich wild life. The un-spoilt nature has enchanting calls to those who prefer to spend sometime in tranquility
  • Arts and Culture

  • The life and art of the Tangkhul are attractive and captivating. Their different costumes and wears, utensils,architecture, monumental erections¬† and memorial set-ups depict their dexterity in art, which also speak of their sense of beauty and finesse.