List of districts of Manipur
A district of an Indian state is an administrative geographical unit, headed by a district magistrate or a deputy commissioner, an officer belonging to the Indian Administrative Service. The district magistrate or the deputy commissioner is assisted by a number of officials belonging to different wings of the administrative services of the state.
A superintendent of Police, an officer belonging to Indian Police Service is entrusted with the responsibility of maintaining law and order and related issues.
On 9 December 2016, the government created 7 new districts, bringing the total number of districts to 16.
The sixteen districts of Manipur state are:
|Code||District||Headquarters||Population (2011)||Area (km²)||Density (/km²)||website|
|CCpr||Churachandpur||Churachandpur||271.274||4,574||50||http://churachandpur.nic.in/[permanent dead link]|
|JBM||Jiribam||Jiribam||Survey pending||Pending||Pending||Yet to be created. Bifurcated from Imphal East|
|KPI||Kangpokpi (Sadar Hills)||Kangpokpi||Survey pending||Pending||Pending||Yet to be created. Bifurcated from Senapati|
|TNL||Tengnoupal||Tengnoupal||Survey pending||Pending||Pending||Yet to be created. Bifurcated from Chandel|
|KJ||Kamjong||Kamjong||Survey pending||Pending||Pending||Yet to be created. Bifurcated from Ukhrul|
|NL||Noney||Noney(Longmai)||Survey pending||Pending||Pending||Yet to be created. Bifurcated from Tamenglong|
- "Simply put: Seven new districts that set Manipur ablaze". 20 December 2016.
- "Ranking of Districts by Population Size, 2001 and 2011" (XLS). The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India, New Delhi-110011. 2010–2011. Retrieved 2011-09-18.