About WangjingWangjing is an important agricultural town located in Thoubal district in Manipur. It is located at a distance of 6 m from district headquarters of Thoubal. The town is bounded by the Heirok village in east, Tentha village in the south-west and the other side of the town is surrounded by agricultural land. The town lies between 24.6oN latitude and 94.03oE longitude. The average altitude of the town is 2513 feet above sea level. Wangjing River, flows through the middle of the town.
Demography of WangjingAccording to the census India 2011, the total population of Wangjing is 8,055 out of which 3,885 are males and the remaining 4,170 are females. The average literacy rate of the town is 81.44 %. The male literacy rate is 91.11 % and the female literacy rate is 72.65 %. Te official language here is Manipuri.
Tourism of Wangjing
Wangjing is another beautiful tourist destination located in the state of Manipur. There are several tourist spots located nearby.The major tourist spot located in and around the Wangjing include Kangla Fort. The fort is an important historical tourist spot near Wangjing. Other popular tourist places are Kshetrimayum Shagei, Sita Khopi and Hiyangthang Lairembi Temple.
Services in WangjingWangjingis a small town in located in the Thoubal district in Manipur. The town is well equipped with all the required utility services like banking, postal and electricity services. The town also offers emergency services like hospitals and police to the people of the place.
Nearby BanksHDFC Bank Branch
Address: Thoubal Dc Court,
Athokpam Awang Leikai,
Near Thoubal Dc Court,
Phone no: 1800 345 3333
State Bank of India
Address: Imphal, Manipur 795003
Phone no: 0385 243 5804
Nearby HospitalShija Hospitals and Research Institute (SHRI)
Address: Meitei Langol, Lamphelpat,
Phone no: 0385 205 5584
Address: RIMS Rd, Lalambung Makhong,
Uripok Khumanthem Leikai
Sky Hospital & Research Centre
RIMS Rd Lalambung Makhong,
Public Hospital & Research Institute
Address: Hatta Minuthong, Manipur 795001
Phone no: 096128 24707
- SP (Thoubal District): 03848-222415 / 9436026077
- Addl. SP (Thoubal District): 9612904636
How to Reach Wangjing
Wangjing is easily reached through roadways from Imphal and other neighboring states. There are taxis and buses available from Imphal to Wangjing. The Imphal-Moreh national highway connects Wangjing to other parts of the state. The town also serves as the junction between Heirok and Tentha village.The town does not have its own airport. The nearest air link is Imphal International Airport located in Imphal. There is also no railway station in Wangjing. The nearest rail head is the Jiribam railway station.
Wangjing Facts and Figures
- Latitude: 24.6oN
- Longitude: 94.03oE
- Elevation: 2,513 feet
- Population (2011): 8,055
- Official Languages: Meiteilon (Manipuri)
- Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
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